Salmon Fishing holiday in Scotland, Scaliscro Estate, Uig, Isle of Lewis
 
 
Out & About
     

Clay Pigeon Shooting

Clay pidgeon shooting is also available at Scaliscro. Enquire for details

Sea Trips

Explore the islands and lagoons of Loch Roag, on the estate launch or RIB, and catch your lunch with sea angling tackle provided. Please enquire for further details/rates

Loch Ahaltair Sheiling

Camp out in this wild and remote sheiling which sleeps up to four and was restored by the the Uig Angling Club in 2003. 

Shellfish Collecting

At the Suirstavat estuary at low tide, collect cockles, mussels, occasional oyster  and small eels .

Creeling

Creels at the Scaliscro Pier , can be baited with mackerel and set for green crab off the pier (or for lobster outside the narrows).

Sailing

Learn to sail An Cuach, a traditional Hebridean Sailing boat ,with Andrew McVean (Tel 01851 672 716)

Surfing

A surfboard and bodyboard are available for use by Lodge guests.

Waterskiing

We can arrange water skiing in Little Loch Roag. Please enquire for further details/rates.

Sandy Beaches

Reef - good for swimming and sailing. Sheltered from south west.

Traigh Teinis - good for safe swimming and shell collecting. Walk to east end of Reef beach then southwards to find this enchanting beach, sheltered from north, east and west.

Mangersta - good for surfing. You can explore a cave at low tide.

Cliff - good for surfing but dangerous undertows. Sheltered from South.

Carnish - very secluded, good for swimming etc. Sheltered from South West and South East.

Uig - enormous  and exposed. Park at Ardroil and walk across to the bridge beneath Uig Lodge where you can swim in the river (which is warmed up by the sand on a hot day) and see salmon and seatrout.

Mealista - sheltered from East. You can see Isle of Scarp, St. Kilda and Flannan Isles from here on a good day.

Iron Age House at Bosta Beach (Island of Great Bernera)

Coincide a visit to Bosta beach with opening hours of the iron age house ( 12pm.- 4pm, Tue - Sat ). 

 

Hill Climbing

Mealishabal (574m, Highest  hill on Lewis)
Drive to Islivig and turn left up track and park at sheep fank. c2hrs.

Suianabhal (429m).
Drive to Timsgarry, then past Uig Lodge, turn left after river and park at Loch Suianebhal. c1-2hrs.

Restaurants and Tearooms

Doune Braes Hotel - Tel 643 252.
Good for Sunday family lunch (coincide with West side tour of Callanish  S tones , Carloway Broch  etc.

Uig Community Centre and Bernera Community Hall   -
Tearooms  open from 12pm - 4pm daily during summer.

Loch Croiston - Tel 672 772 cafe serving snacks and meals

 
Tel : 01851 672 325 Fax: 01851 672 393 - enquiries@scaliscro.co.uk - Scaliscro, Uig, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9EL