An Alness 'Springer'
26 February 2013New Loanridge Beat
New for 2013, the Novar Fishings Partnership is offering salmon fishing on the Loanridge Beat, which comprises approximately 0.9 miles of single-bank salmon fishing, beginning directly below Novar Beat 2. Two rods are offered for weekly and daily lets at affordable pricing ranging from £25-50 per rod/day. For further information visit the new Loanridge Beat page.
04 May 2012Riverfly Partnership
The Novar Fishings, in conjunction with the Cromarty Firth Fisheries Board and SEPA, is now participating in the Anglers' Monitoring Initiative, by monthly monitoring of invertebrate populations; a key indicator of the health and water quality of our river.
The Anglers' Monitoring Initiative, is part of the Riverfly Partnership, a network of nearly 100 partner organisations, representing anglers, conservationists, entomologists, scientists, water course managers and relevant authorities, working together to:
- protect the water quality of our rivers
- further the understanding of riverfly populations
- and actively conserve riverfly habitats
For more information visit the Riverfly Partnership website.
13 March 2012Alness Feature in Trout & Salmon April Issue
The River Alness and the Novar Fishings in particular get some welcome attention in Trout & Salmon’s April issue, with a superb 6 page feature by Editor Andrew Flitcroft, and the front cover photo! Andrew visited last August with Peter Gathercole, who took the glorious photos, and was clearly entranced by our river – “As soon as I clapped eyes on the Alness I fell in love with it. The moment I left was a painful one…” It’s a great read - go out and buy a copy!
If it whets your appetite come and enjoy a small, spectacular “hunter’s river...”