Situated next to the River Tweed, nestled in the beautiful Border hills Kailzie Fishery
provides the perfect environment for the angler.
The fishery is 2 acres. The average depth is 12 feet and is burn fed. The fishery
is stocked daily to maintain a good head of trout at all times. The fish consist
of top quality Triploid and Blue Rainbows starting at 2 lbs and going up to double
figures. The current overall record at the fishery is a 22lbs Rainbow Trout landed
in 1998 by Edward Williamson. But the record since Jimmy took over the fishery stands
at 17.5 lbs by Joe Dodds in September 2013.
Kailzie Fishery caters for all types of anglers from beginners to experts. The preferred
flies for the winter months are Orange Fritz, Viva, Cats Whisker and Ace Of Spades.
During the spring the fish will be attracted to Tadpoles and Damsels. In the summer
buzzers and Daddies, on the surface. These flies can be bought at the fishery, tied
on hand by experienced fly tiers.
During the winter intermediate, or sink tip, lines are the best to use.
Tuition and advice is available enabling anyone to come and enjoy a good days fishing
For those requiring special assistance there are car spaces next to the fishing hut
and our staff are always on hand to help.