Week commencing 5th July

The weather improved this week, or at least if you are a salmon fisher, it did. Cooler temperatures and spells of rain put the river up mid week with a second rise on Saturday, and judging by todays rain, more to come. In the summer this invariably brings good sport and this week was no exception. Many beats recorded their best week of the season, although this year has been characterised by steady catches rather than many big weeks. Starting in the lower river Fochabers Angling Association reported 11 for the week, 3 salmon and 8 grilse. Tom Brew with…

Source: Spey Fishery Board – Week commencing 5th July