Orchill is a very old estate water in a very quiet picturesque setting. The Loch is regarded by many as one of the best small waters in the Central Belt of Scotland , and regulars to the Loch come from far and near to enjoy the good fishing and friendly atmosphere amongst that exists between the Fishers and Owners ,Orchill is 4.1/2 acres and has a good natural head of brown and tench keep the water clean.
The water is stocked twice weekly with hardfighting rainbows of about 2lb to 2.1/2lb average.
There are always fish rising and it is a very good water for the dry fly with an abundance of fly life.
The Fishery record stands at 15lbs and it is not uncommon to catch fish in the 3lb to 8lb range,
guaranteed to give you a good fight and a sore arm.The Fishery is also a Member of the A.S.S. F
The water has easy access from the car park and has wooden stands suitable for wheel chairs. There are two boats available for hire, £5.00 extra for two anglers.
Group and Club Bookings can be accepted, but book early to avoid disappointment. see ticket page for contact details.
During hard winters it is advisable to check with Elizabeth Jackson
01764 682287 if the Loch is Ice Free.
Orchill Loch is suitable for all ages : see picture below
Young Samantha was showing her Grampa how to catch fish.