Wegg with Maxi
I will act as your host during your stay.
I spent most of my career in the Marketing/Advertising
business but at various times ran businesses as a
Landscape gardener and ran a Wine Bar/Bistro in Central
I first came to South Uist over 20 years ago, and came
most years thereafter fishing out of Lochboisdale Hotel,
which in those days had sole rights over the “Estate
fishing”. Over that time I got to know the island and its
lochs very well.
I bought Kinloch some 10 years ago and have been running
the house as an accommodation provider ever since.
I have also fished and stayed in a wide range of Hotels,
lodges and camps in Scotland, Russia, Cuba, South Africa,
Tasmania, Slovenia, Austria and the Bahamas so have a very
clear idea of what anglers expect from a fishing holiday.
In the winter of 2006 I had a major trip to Patagonia
fishing for brown trout, indigenous rainbows and char, I
have been back for the last 5 years.
My offer from Kinloch is based on the best of this
Whilst not a qualified instructor, I have considerable
teaching beginners to cast and fish and indeed helping
them catch their first fish. Loch Druidibeg, at the bottom
of the garden, is the ideal venue on which to catch that
first Brown Trout.
I can hire out tackle as required, but would recommend
you to the Tackle
and what to bring section of this site.