Tay Salmon Fisheries Company

Salmon Fishing Course
Enjoy a day salmon fishing in beautiful countryside on one of Scotland’s famous salmon fly fishing waters: Cargill Beat. Cargill is one of the most productive and best-known beats for salmon fishing on the River Tay. Discover wildlife as you embark on your river trip in a traditional salmon cobble.

Cover all aspects of salmon fly fishing in this one day course:

  • Tackle selection
  • Setting up
  • Fly choice, lines and knots
  • All methods of casting
  • Watercraft
  • Safety and etiquette

Lunch will be provided.

Cargill Beat, River Tay

January to October. Pre-booking recommended.

From £200 + vat per person

Shooting & Stalking
Keepers and stalkers with many years experience offer high quality, carefully managed duck flighting and deer stalking, covering some of the most prized sporting ground in Perthshire. Rough shooting and pigeon shooting are also available.


Pheasant    1st Oct – 1st Feb
Partridge    1st Sept – 1st Feb
Woodcock    1st Sept – 31st Jan
Snipe    12th Aug – 31st Jan
Red grouse    12th Aug – 10th Dec
Ducks/geese    1st Sept – 31st Jan
Red deer stags    1st Jul – 20th Oct
Red deer hinds    21st Oct – 15th Mar
Roe buck    1st April – 20th Oct
Roe doe    21st Oct – 31st Mar

Please call the resort to confirm prices, as rates will vary depending on the season.

To book, direct call 07970 832131 or email willowgate@btconnect.com.
Alternatively please let our Emerald Team book this experience for you when you make a reservation or at any time prior to your visit. Please call the resort on 01334 473 371.

Our Concierge Team is always on hand throughout your stay to assist with any bookings.