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PLEASE CAN ALL ANGLERS DIP THERE NETS AND FOOTWEAR BEFORE BEGINING TO FISH THE NET/FOOT DIP IS LOCATED AT THE CABIN DOOR ENTRANCE!!
CLUB ANNOUNCEMENT - Today jericho fly fishers started there 2015 season with a good turnout 29 keen anglers arrived throughout the day to fish and NOT one angler finished today with a blank most anglers caught there 4 fish limit only a few anglers finished today with 3 fish also second tickets were sold
There was a good suprize today for Mr John Gilkes landing a 10lb rainbow trout with a tag Mr J Gilkes was congratulated and recieved his £100 prize for the tag.
Mr John Gilkes also finised today with a bag weight of 18.6lb
Also there was a good number of tiger trout caught today giving anglers a good fight in total the records show that 14 tiger trout were caught and 12 were realeased back to the water average weight between 2 to 6 lb today there was 2 tiger trout killed.
Jericho loch is now stocking tiger trout it is anglers decision weather they would like to kill and keep the tiger trout or return it to the loch in the correct procedure same rules apply for the brown trout
AS ANNOUNCED AT THE AGM JERICHO LOCH NOW HAS AN ONSITE MOBILE WHICH WILL BE CARRIED BY THE PERSON ON DUTY THE NUMBER IS :07544312388 FOR ANY QUERIES ETC REGARDING JERICHO LOCH.
Jericho Loch is a 12 Acre Fully Stocked Trout Loch Located On The Outskirts of Dumfries In Beautiful Tranquil Surroundings
Why not pay us a visit and experience the Clubs hospitality for yourselves
Jericho Loch has been run by Jericho Fly Fishers Club for over 30 years and currently has an annual membership of over 230 anglers. In addition, the loch attracts several hundred visiting anglers each year.
The loch is stocked twice a week and has an annual stocking of approximately 11,000 fish. Jericho Loch holds rainbow, blue, brown, brook & tiger trout, with many fish regularly being caught in the 3 lb - 6 lb bracket. There are also a substantial number of fish between 10 lb - 20 lb.
Heaviest Fish Records:-
Rainbow 19 lbs 4 oz, Blue 11 lbs 0 oz, Brown 7 lbs 8 oz, Brook 5 lbs 8 oz,
Heaviest 4 Fish Catch 22 lbs 8 oz (with 2 fish @ 8 lb; 1 @ 4 lb; 1 @ 2 lb 8 oz)
Photos by Carol McWhir