Fly Fishing for Trout and Grayling in Scotland on River Tweed in Scottish Borders of Scotland

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Brown Trout from the River Tweed

The wild trout fishing season starts on 1 April and 2014 season tickets are available from all outlets and online.
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Welcome to Peeblesshire Trout Fishing Association

Welcome to "PTFA"

Welcome to The Peeblesshire Trout Fishing Association Website. We are proud to offer excellent fishing for brown trout and grayling in Scotland, in the very heart of the Scottish Borders.

Our Association permit allows fishing on approximately 23 miles of the River Tweed and 5 miles of the Lyne Water in the Peeblesshire area of Scotland with the exception of private stretches which are clearly marked with notice boards.

Please note that with effect from 31 March 2014 the Elibank stretch of the Tweed is no longer included in the Peeblesshire Trout Fishing Association Ticket as the new proprietor has terminated the lease.

Season Tickets

Season Tickets, and Day Permits are available for a modest cost and it is now possible to buy day tickets online. Click on the below button.

Buy a Permit

The Association's season ticket also allows anglers to fish for winter grayling during the months of January, February and March.

Trout Season

The trout season extends from 1st of April until the 30th of September. Fishing is by fly only throughout the season. Anglers under 18 years of age may fish free of charge but only if they possess a valid free permit available from the outlets detailed in this website.

Please note that the Peeblesshire Trout Fishing Association operates a strict catch and release policy for wild trout under 22" in length, and anglers are requested to use barbless hooks.

News: A page has been added to the website outlining the work carried out by the Tweed Trout and Grayling Initiative and the contribution made by the Peeblesshire Trout Fishing Association and it's members. For more information click here.

Pictures of Trout Fishing on the River Tweed

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