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Official Opening of the Tay Salmon Fishing Season

15 January @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free Entry

Tuesday 15th January
Official Opening of the Tay Salmon Fishing Season
Kenmore Hotel, The Square, Kenmore PH15 2HU
Fishermen will start gathering in the village square outside the Kenmore Hotel from around 8am to launch the start of the Scottish Salmon Season on the River Tay. The River Tay is one of Scotland’s best Atlantic salmon rivers. There will be tea, coffee and bacon rolls available from the hotel. At 9:15am Fred MacAulay and Mark Bowler will make a small speech and then the Vale of Athol Pipe band will lead the procession through the square to the River Tay at the back of the hotel. At 9:30am Fred and Mark will keep with tradition by blessing the river with a Quaich of whisky. Followed by making the official first cast of the 2019 season. Fishing permits are available at £30 per rod. Tea, coffee and full Scottish Breakfast available in the Kenmore Hotel Restaurant. Call 01887 830 205 for more details.


15 January
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Free Entry
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