Fly Fishing the North Coast 500


NC500 is Scotland's answer to Route 66 Bringing together a route of just over 500 miles of stunning coastal scenery, the route path naturally follows the main roads across the coastal edges of the North Highlands taking in the villages and towns of places like Ullapool, Durness, John O'Groats, Dornoch and Inverness.  


Looking for a fly fishing road trip? Here it is

The East Coast

River Beauly
River Conon
River Allt Graad (River Glass)
River Alness
Kyle of Sutherland (Estuary for Rivers Carron, Oykel, Cassley & Shin)
River Brora
River Helmsdale
River Wick

The North Coast

River Thurso
River Strathy
River Naver
River Kinloch
Hope System

The West Coast

Rhiconich System
Laxford System
River Inver
River Kirkaig
River Kanaird
Ullapool River
River Ewe
Badachro System
River Carron 

A guide to salmon fishing the NC500 can be found here 

A guide to trout fishing the NC500 can be found here

iFlies, have curated a North Coast 500 Fly Box, each box has flies which are perfect for the time of year and the waters that you will be fishing. If interested just send a mail to [email protected]