Tuesday, 30 September 2008

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the Tay today.
Jock Monteith

7 lbs Salmon Landed On Newtyle Today

Here's an old fish that was caught by Colin Pringle this afternoon. Colin's fish took a bright orange kynoch at the Dean's Burn. The fish was safely returned - well done Colin.
Jock Monteith

Monday, 29 September 2008

Salmon Action Today On The Newtyle Beat

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Here's a wee cock fish being played early on this morning.
Jock Monteith

7 lbs Salmon Landed Today On Newtyle

Here's Don Brudenall with his 7 lbs salmon taken from the Steps Pool today. Well done Don who promptly released his fish.
Jock Monteith

Salmon Released On Newtyle Today

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Here's Don's fish re-gaining it's freedom.
Jock Monteith

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the water level today. Many fish showing today all over the beat and of the 3 that were hooked only one was landed. Prospects look good for the next few days.
Jock Monteith

Sunday, 28 September 2008

River Tay View Today

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Here's the Tay today.
Jock Monteith

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the water level today.
Jock Monteith

Saturday, 27 September 2008

Salmon Action Today On The Newtyle Beat

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Here's a wee grilse being played at the 'Tail of the Boil'.
Jock Monteith

5 lbs Grilse Landed On Newtyle Today

Here's Newtyle regular David Brown with a wee coloured grilse which took a 'cascade' fly in 'The Boil' this morning.
Jock Monteith

Salmon Released On Newtyle Today

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Here's David's grilse being returned.
Jock Monteith

Friday, 26 September 2008

Salmon Action Today On The Newtyle Beat

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Here's a strong coloured cock fish playing hard in the Cottar pool today.
Jock Monteith

7 lbs Salmon Landed Today On Newtyle

Here's James Gunning with his fly caught salmon this afternoon on Newtyle. The fish took a no 7 park shrimp which shows just how deadly they are as this fish clearly has been in the river for a while & seen plenty other flies. Well done James.
Jock Monteith

Salmon Released On Newtyle Beat Today

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Here's James's fish re-gaining it's freedom.
Jock Monteith

Thursday, 25 September 2008

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's today's water level.
Jock Monteith

Wednesday, 24 September 2008

Matt Hayes & Jock Monteith

Here's the UK's most famous fishing specialist Matt Hayes who we had the pleasure of on Newtyle today. What a genuinely great guy and no wonder he has such a huge following in the fishing industry. Matt now is heavily involved in Norway having secured some of the finest salmon fishing on the River Gaula. He can arrange exclusive salmon fishing trips for anglers through his website. Click here for more information on Matt's Norwegian salmon fishing.
Jock Monteith

Salmon Action Today On The Newtyle Beat

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Here's a lively fish being played in 'The Steps Pool' late on this afternoon.
Jock Monteith

7 lbs Salmon Landed Today On Newtyle

Here's Mark Putland with a lovely wee fish that he hooked whilst spinning in the 'Steps Pool' today. Mark's fish took a silver toby and gave a great account of itself.
Jock Monteith

Salmon Released On Newtyle Today

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Here's Mark returning his fish back to the Tay. Very well done Mark
Jock Monteith

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the water level today on Newtyle.
Jock Monteith

Tuesday, 23 September 2008

Salmon Action Today On The Newtyle Beat

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Here's a strong wee fish fighting in the neck of 'The Boil Pool' today.
Jock Monteith

5 lbs Salmon Landed On Newtyle Today

Here's Jeremy Scott with a lovely wee fresh salmon (grilse) of 5lbs that he caught on the fly in the 'Boil Pool' today. Very well done Jeremy.
Jock Monteith

Salmon Returned On Newtyle Today

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Here's Jeremy's fish being returned to the river.
Jock Monteith

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the water level today.
Jock Monteith

Monday, 22 September 2008

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the gauge today. Stuart Robertson landed a 7 lbs cock fish (which took a cascade) from 'The Trap' this morning which he duly returned to the Tay. Well done Stuart.
Jock Monteith

Sunday, 21 September 2008

River Tay View Today

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Here's the lovely Tay this morning. We have a few rods still available between now and the end of the season (15 October). To book a rod Click here.
Jock Monteith

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's today's perfect water level.
Jock Monteith

Saturday, 20 September 2008

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the water gauge today showing a lovely water height. Nick Bailey landed an 11lbs cock fish from the 'Plain Tree Pool' yesterday. The fish took a yellow & red kynoch from the boat.
Jock Monteith

River Tay View Today

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Here's the Tay view from earlier today.
Jock Monteith

Thursday, 18 September 2008

River Tay Today On Newtyle

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Here's how the Tay was looking this morning.
Jock Monteith

Wednesday, 17 September 2008

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's today's water level. Nick Bailey who is a long standing Newtyle Beat regular hooked and landed a lovely clean 10 lbs hen fish in the Ferry Pool earlier this evening. Nick's fish took a silver & copper toby and was released back to the Tay. Well done Nick.
Jock Monteith

Tuesday, 16 September 2008

River Tay View This Morning

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Here's a panoramic video of the Tay this morning. There's now 4ft of water showing on the gauge but running clear which should set us up well for some action for the rest of this week.
Jock Monteith

Monday, 15 September 2008

Water Gauge Today

The Tay was rising slowly for most of the day. Two offers today but no fish landed. Hopefully the water will settle overnight.
Jock Monteith

Sunday, 14 September 2008

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the gauge today showing a lovely water height. This should stand us in good stead for the forthcoming week. We have rods available which can be booked through Fishtay Click here.
Jock Monteith

Saturday, 13 September 2008

Water Gauge today

Here's the water level today.
Jock Monteith

Friday, 12 September 2008

6 lbs Grilse Landed On Newtyle Today

Here's Alex McLean with his second fish today. He also landed a perfect sea-liced 13 lbs fish from the Plain Tree Pool this morning. Well done Alex who has now had 3 fish on Newtyle in last two days.
Jock Monteith

Salmon Returned On Newtyle Today

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Here's this little cock grilse being returned to the Tay.
Jock Monteith

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the lovely water level from earlier today. I saw many running fish throughout the day and conditions are now absolutely perfect.
Jock Monteith

Thursday, 11 September 2008

Salmon Action Today On The Newtyle Beat

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Here's a strong fish powering away in the Alder's Pool this afternoon.
Jock Monteith

More Salmon Action !!

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After 15 minutes this big Tay hen was still battling away.
Jock Monteith

16 lbs Salmon Landed Today On Newtyle

Here's Newtyle regular Alex McLean with his lovely fish which he hooked in the Alder's Pool at 4 pm today. This salmon took a harled pearly pink tomic lure and as you've seen gave a great account of itself. The river rose to 3 1/5 ft this morning but had settled back to 3ft by 5pm. This means that the next few days should be excellent and there's space for anyone who is looking for some salmon action. Click here to book a rod.
Jock Monteith

Salmon Released On Newtyle Today

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Here's this lovely big hen fish regaining her freedom.
Jock Monteith

Wednesday, 10 September 2008

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the river today showing a 6 inch rise from yesterday. We were lightly fished today yet still produced a 10 lbs salmon from our 'Ferry Pool' which was caught by my good friend Greg Price of Birnam. Greg who popped down for a 30 minute cast caught his fish on a silver 20 grm toby and returned the fish quickly to the river. Very well done Greg.
Jock Monteith

Tuesday, 9 September 2008

Salmon Fight (No 1) On Newtyle Today

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And many so called 'experts' state that Newtyle's a high water beat !!! This happens all the time in low water when some pools on the beat fish their socks off. This big hen gave a superb account of itself at the bottom of the beat in our 'Island Pool' today.
Jock Monteith

More Big Fight Action Today On Newtyle

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This big Tay beastie just wanted to lead the ghillie a merry dance down at the Island Pool. Come and have a go on the beat as there's salmon about and a few rods still available. Click here for more information.
Jock Monteith

Salmon (No 1) Landed Today On Newtyle

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Finally after a 20 minute scrap this big hen is landed.
Jock Monteith

17 lbs Salmon Landed On Newtyle Today

Here's a superbly proportioned big Tay hen fish seconds before it's speedy release back to the Tay today. If you click to enlarge the picture you'll see the fly that hooked 3 and landed both these blogged beauties today. To book a rod on Newtyle Click here.
Jock Monteith

Salmon No 1 Released On Newtyle Today

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Here's this big strong Tay hen regaining her freedom at our 'Island Pool' today. It's crucial for the future of the Tay that the vast majority of salmon these days are returned for obvious reasons.
Jock Monteith

More Salmon Action (No 2) Today

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Here's this high spirited 13 lbs hen fish giving it's all today. Again this fish took the famous & deadly 'Jock's Shrimp' fly (which is only my own version of the original General Practitioner).
Jock Monteith

Salmon Landed At The Island Pool Today

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Here's the second fish being landed at the 'Island Pool' today. Prospects are looking great for the next week or so and there's availability for rods on most days. For more information Click here.
Jock Monteith

13 lbs Salmon Landed Today On Newtyle

Here's my second fish from our 'Island Pool' at lunchtime today seconds before it's speedy release.
Jock Monteith

Salmon No 2 Released Today

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Here's this lovely hen fish regaining it's freedom.
Jock Monteith

Monday, 8 September 2008

5 lbs Grilse Caught Last Tuesday

Here's delighted fly fisher Elliot Bryant with a perfect grilse which he hooked in the Dean's Burn last Tuesday. Elliot quickly returned his fine fish back to the Tay - Very well done Elliot.
Jock Monteith

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the lovely settled water today. It looks like some good fishing lies ahead this week and rods are still available through Fishtay. Click here for more information.

Jock Monteith

Sunday, 7 September 2008

Salmon Action On Saturday

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Here's a lively fish being played in 'The Trap' on Saturday. For more information on the Newtyle Beat Click here.

Jock Monteith

18 lbs Salmon Landed On Saturday

Here's a lovely 18 pounder which was caught in 'The Trap' on Saturday by Gordon. This salmon was also quickly returned to the Tay.

Jock Monteith

Salmon Released

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Here's Gordon's lovely 18 pounder regaining it's freedom.

Jock Monteith

Grilse Action Last Friday

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Here's another lively wee fish performing well in the Steps Pool.

Jock Monteith

5 lbs Grilse Landed Last Friday

Here's Gordon Pollock (ghillie) with a lovely grilse hooked in the Steps Pool. This fish was quickly returned to the Tay.

Jock Monteith

13 lbs Salmon Landed Last Friday

Here's Gordon with his second fish last Friday. This one was landed at the neck of The Fiddlers pool and was also returned.

Jock Monteith

Salmon On The Fly

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Here's a high spirited grilse giving a good account of itself at The Boil this week.

Jock Monteith

5 lbs Grilse Landed last Thursday

Here's my pal Donnie Whiteford with a lovely wee grilse from 'The Boil' last Thursday. This fish was quickly released back to the river.

Jock Monteith

Tuesday, 2 September 2008

Newtyle Beat Fishing Hut Today

Here's our splendid HQ which could more than tell a few stories !!!!!! The gauge is at 1ft 7" today which is perfection. Rods are still available for the next few days and can be booked through Fish Tay. For more information Click here.

Jock Monteith

Monday, 1 September 2008

6 lbs Grilse Landed On Newtyle Today

Here's Corin Naylor with a splendid wee cock grilse which he landed on Newtyle today. Corin was salmon fishing for the first time today so what a great start to his salmon fishing career. Well done Corin.

Salmon Released On Newtyle Today

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Here's Corin's grilse regaining it's freedom at 'The Steps' pool of the Newtyle beat today. For more information on Newtyle Click here.

Jock Monteith

Newtyle Beat Water Gauge Today

Here's the water level today.

Jock Monteith