Monthly Archives: April 2013

Classics from a catalogue

When the new Sportfish mag arrived recently my six year old Pippa and I sat down to read it. At first Pips wanted to look at bags and was keen on those silvery grey Simms waterproof bags. Then I got … Continue reading

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Wild fish, Amazing fishing spot – Down the Hatch

Wild fish, Amazing fishing spot – Down the Hatch. Very nice trailer for wild steelhead flyfishing sport from Bruce’s FreshWaters Journal. I like.

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Dark Horse Templedogs

Tied for me by Neil Stephenson, irresistible to Atlantic salmon in lower water in the second half of the season in Norway, Scotland and Canada. Thank you for these Neil, once again, & wishing you continued tight lines on the … Continue reading

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Country life

A weekend full of the promise of summer as a huge low pressure brought the warm winds up from Africa. The world is waking up, we saw the first ducklings, well Chloe did out riding, the swan is nesting, the … Continue reading

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Fishing With Henry YouTube link

Here is my FisHong With Henry video which went up on my Facebook Salmon Adventure page today. The music was as close as I could get to Deadmau5 Strobe without incurring the wrath of a DJ wearing outsized mouse ears … Continue reading


Friday salmon painting

This fabulous painting is a new one by artist Andrew Giffin who I met and fished with on the Miramichi last September. He kindly let me post it here and to see more visit his website at A fly-fishing … Continue reading

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Looking forward to Gaula

It is still eight weeks away, maybe seven but I am already looking forward to a monster salmon mini fishing break on the River Gaula from June 1-3. The early season on the Gaula is hard-core salmon fishing. I will … Continue reading

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