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
Spar Store, Gatehouse of Fleet, DG7 2HP, tel: 01557 815050.
Mick Daly at Airds Farm, Crossmichael, 01556 670418
Lochenbreck is fully stocked with Rainbow Trout and Loch Whinyeon has Brown Trout only.
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 £110 p.a. and the cost for day visitors is £25.