Welcome to FishClyde, we will hopefully guide you to any information you will need to fish the River Clyde Scotland.

FishClyde do not own, control, or sell any tickets for the fishing on the river.

We are here to provide links and information in order for you to fish the river.

Below you will find the Clubs & Associations that control the fishing on the river & who to contact for permits to fish the river

Atlantic Salmon, Sea Trout, Brown Trout, Grayling, Pike & other coarse species.

River Clyde, Scotland

Details for MidClyde


River Clyde Salmon

Details for UCAPA


Details for Lamington


UCAPA Control the fishing from Motherwell Bridge up stream to Stonebyres Falls (some restrictions in place, please check the official UCAPA website for full details) for migratory species (Salmon & Sea Trout).

Brown Trout  & Grayling fishing is also available with further fishing upstream of this area with exception to Hozier & Lamington controlled water along with some private stretches. please check the official Lamington website for all restrictions.


Fishing methods:


Lamington & District Angling Improvement Association control the fishing on the river from Boat Bridge, Thankerton, to the Bower Pool at Roberton.

Brown Trout & Grayling fishing is available, there is no Salmon or Sea Trout fishing available on this part of the river as the Salmon & Sea Trout cannot pass the falls at Stonebyers.


Fishing methods:


Details for Hozier

The Hozier Angling Association control the fishing on the River Clyde from Eastersills Farm downstream to New Lanark.

Brown Trout & Grayling fishing is available from the association, there is no Salmon or Sea Trout in this part of the river as this stretch of the River Clyde is again above the un-passable falls at Stonebyers.


Brown Trout


Fishing methods:

Fly fishing

bait fishing (no set lines or bubble floats)


day tickets & season tickets available for all species.


Hozier rules

Permit outlet

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UCAPA Hen Salmon

River Clyde Brown Trout

River Clyde Brown Trout

M.C.A.A Control the lower part of the River Clyde from Dalmarnock Bridge in Glasgow, upriver to Bothwell Bridge in Lanarkshire.

Fishing for all species including coarse species is by permit only, you must purchase a permit prior to fishing the river, permits are NOT on sale from bailiffs or river warden.

Day tickets & season tickets available for all species.


Atlantic Salmon

Brown Trout

Sea Trout



Various coarse species, including Barbel

Fishing methods:


Fly fishing

Bait fishing (no prawn or shrimp) are all permitted on this stretch.

(Always check the M.C.A.A website for further information)


Official MidClyde Website

Permit information

Permit Outlets

Catch return form

2021 Permit application form(TBC)

SEPA River Level (Daldowie)

Permits must be purchased prior to fishing the river or its tributary's

Permits cannot be purchased on the river.

River bailiffs & river wardens will be on patrol




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