OUR WEBSITE IS UP TO DATE AS AT 14th MARCH 2015
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 had there trout masters 2015 fish off for a place to go fish the final. There was 9 anglers out of 21 that qualified for the fish off! all anglers caught fish only 2 anglers caught three fish the winner of the trout master fish off at Jericho was Mr Stirling Kirkland with a good back of 10lb 14oz photo will be uploaded with presentation of trophy and certificate.
Bob munro today saturday 14/03/2015 also had a good days fishing landing a nice fully finned rainbow trout overall weight 12lb08oz giving him a total bag weight of 19lb.14oz photo to be uploaded bob stated how good the fight was with the fish he said he had bite's all day and caught 3 good fish a nice blue trout just over 3lb and 2 nice rainbow before hitting the 12lb 14oz rainbow he said i had to let the line go and allow the fish to take off!! he thinks he had a 4 to 5 minuets battle with the fish before a committee member helped bob net the monster
we also had 14 members on the loch today all with there 4 fish limit we had 6 tiger trout caught and release one weighing 6lb we hope the good fishing progresses throughout the year and we have a good year of fishing
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