The Border Angler: A Guide-Book to the Tweed

The Border Angler: A Guide-Book to the Tweed

“Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers.” – Herbert Hoover


Welcome to The Border Angler, your comprehensive guide-book to the majestic Tweed River. Whether you are a seasoned angler or a beginner, this guide will provide you with all the information you need to make your fishing experience on the Tweed truly unforgettable.

Exploring the Tweed

1. The Tweed River

The Tweed River, located on the border between England and Scotland, is renowned for its breathtaking beauty and abundant fish population. With its crystal-clear waters and stunning surroundings, the Tweed offers a serene and peaceful environment for anglers of all levels.

2. Fishing Techniques

Mastering the art of angling requires knowledge of various fishing techniques. In The Border Angler, we provide detailed instructions on fly fishing, spinning, and bait fishing, ensuring that you have the necessary skills to catch the elusive salmon and trout that inhabit the Tweed.

3. Best Fishing Spots

With over 100 miles of prime fishing locations, the Tweed River offers a plethora of spots to cast your line. From the famous Junction Pool to the lesser-known Upper Tindal Pool, our guide-book highlights the top fishing spots along the river, complete with maps and insider tips.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Do I need a fishing license to fish on the Tweed?

A: Yes, a valid fishing license is required to fish on the Tweed. Licenses can be obtained from local fishing associations or online through the official Tweed River website.

Q: What is the best time of year to fish on the Tweed?

A: The Tweed is known for its excellent fishing opportunities throughout the year. However, the prime fishing season typically runs from February to November, with the autumn months being particularly popular for salmon fishing.

Q: Are there any restrictions on the size and number of fish I can catch?

A: The Tweed has specific regulations regarding the size and number of fish that can be caught. It is important to familiarize yourself with these regulations to ensure responsible angling and the preservation of the river’s fish population.


Embark on a remarkable angling adventure with The Border Angler as your trusted companion. From the moment you cast your line into the Tweed’s glistening waters, you will be captivated by the tranquility and beauty that surrounds you. So grab your fishing gear, immerse yourself in nature, and let The Border Angler guide you to an unforgettable fishing experience on the Tweed.