River Thurso

Welcome to River Thurso

26 miles of prime atlantic salmon fishing in one of Scotlands most remote and tranquil fishing rivers.

River Thurso

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About Us

The River Thurso is one of the best salmon rivers in Scotland, and is currently enjoying very good numbers of grilse and salmon, Outwith drought years with catches average in excess of 1700 Salmon per year. The season starts on the 11th Jauary and runs through to 5th October, although fish are taken in January and February, the season really starts to get underway in the middle of March when the spring run starts. The spring run peaks in May but continues through to Mid June. The grilse start to arrive in late May with the peak of the run in late July/ early August. In September there is a small run of larger summer salmon.

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Latest Information on the River Thurso

Latest Weekly Report
24 September 2023
Latest Prospects Report
22 September 2023
Latest Blog Article
20 September 2023
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River Height
20 inches and dropping
Latest Catch Report
23 September 2023
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