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
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
Atlantic Salmon, Sea Trout, Brown Trout, Grayling, Pike & other coarse species.
Fly Fishing the Clyde (Salmon)
Rod: 11 -
Line: depending on conditions, full floater plus various tips, 8-
Flies: various, cascade / flame thrower patterns, the Red Francise also does well
“A River Clyde Fav … The XT”
Rod: 10 -
Line: 20 -
Bait: Canadian wrigglers , Blackheads, low water tactics -
Worming the Clyde (Salmon)
Lures: Flying ‘C’ (Doms), black n orange fire tails, Salmo’s, Rapalas, Doms are the most popular.
Spinning the Clyde (Salmon)
“Ugly Stik -
Trotting(Float)fishing for Grayling
Rod: 11 -
Hook: 16/18 hook to nylon
Reel: Centrepin (pictured) or fixed spool reel.
Weights: Drennan pole master lock n slide olivettes (various sizes depending on float used)
Weights(click image below)