Daily and Weekly Fishing Permits available for visitors 2018


This page provides information for visiting anglers (i.e. not a resident within 25 miles of Aberdeen) who wish to fish on Aberdeen and District Angling Association waters.


Daily Visitor permits for salmon and sea trout are currently available or a weekly (seven days excluding Sunday) "Roving" ticket covering:


  • Upper and Lower Parkhill, on the Don

  • Upper and Lower Fintray on the River Don

  • Upper Stoneywood on the River Don

  • Kemnay on the River Don

  • Ardlethen and Methlick beats on the River Ythan


Daily brown trout visitor permits are also available covering the same waters on the Don while a weekly (seven days, Fly fishing for Brown trout permitted on Sundays with exception of Balbithan & Torryburn Fishings).


Daily rainbow trout fishing permits are also available at the Loch of Loirston.


See location maps here: http://www.adaa.org.uk/beats-and-maps


Permits (with their prices) are available online at http://www.adaasales.co.uk/welcome.asp




Somers Fishing Tackle, 13 Bon Accord Street, Aberdeen, AB11 6DP  

Tel: 01224 210008


The rules relating to these fishing’s can be read here:



Aberdeen and District Angling Association takes the threat of Gyrodactylus Salaris very seriously. Visitors are therefore requested to read our Declaration on this page of our website and fill in as necessary. Guidance on GS is also posted on this page.


If picking up your permits from Somers Fishing Tackle why not take advantage of Somer's Fishing Tackle disinfection service:

The disinfection can be carried out while you wait, it takes approx 10-15mins.  

If all tackle is to be disinfected i.e. waders, rod, reel, line, net & wading staff it will cost £15.00

For just individual items it will cost £5.00.