Just a short walk away from Lochenbreck Byre is Lochenbreck Loch (Lake of Trouts), a beautiful 40 acre loch. When you rent the Byre you automatically become members of the Gatehouse and Kirkcudbright Angling Association. This entitles you to fish free of charge at Lochenbreck Loch or Loch Whinyeon (a 120 acre loch a few miles away). Boats are available for £5 per day and can be booked from Thomson Newsagents, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4DJ, tel: 01557 330423 or Spar Store, Gatehouse of Fleet, DG7 2HP, tel: 01557 815050.
Lochenbreck is fully stocked with Rainbow Trout with 350 fish stocked each month for 7 months of the season including 5 large fish. Loch Whinyeon has Brown Trout only and is not stocked
More details can be viewed at: http://www.flyfishingingalloway.co.uk
THE FLY FISHING SEASON AT LOCHENBRECK RUNS FROM March 15th – October 31st
For anyone interested in joining the fishing club annual membership is £100 p.a. and the cost for day visitors is £20.
Bill Sandiford with the 2012 Lochenbreck Cup winning Rainbow Trout which weighed in at 12 lbs 10 ozs!