Arran Angling Association rents 9 island rivers for the use of both residents and visitors.
- The Chalmadale in Lochranza, Sannox and North Sannox
- The Cloy in Brodick
- The Benlister and Monamore burns in Lamlash
- The Ashdale in Whiting Bay
- The Kilmory
- The Sliddery
While all of Arran’s rivers can hold sea trout and salmon, they are ‘spate’ rivers requiring rainfall to raise water levels and encourage fish upstream from the sea.
Brown Trout 15 March — 6 October
Salmon and sea trout 3 May — 31 October
Rainbow trout (Loch Garbad) All year round
Day permits and Membership are available to Arran residents. Visitors may take out Day Permits or Associate Membership. Associate Membership is cheaper if fishing more than one day.
There is no Sunday fishing except on Loch Garbad.
Permits or Membership must be purchased in advance from:
- Community of Arran Seabed Trust (Arran COAST), Lamlash
- Kildonan Campsite
- Whiting Bay News
Day Permit £20
Under 16s £10
Under 16s £15
Updated rates available from permit sellers.