Skiddaw from the Solway

image

Saw a 5lb sea trout. It jumped in the tail of the pool last night, hanging in the air, I could see the gunmetal flanks and, I fancied, black spots. Fresh.
So that’s given hope. Meanwhile we took the coast road to the Solway yesterday and the bump on the horizon above is Skiddaw.

Wee road trip!
Fishing bud Andrew N texted me yesterday. He’d invited me to join him at Birgham Dub next week but sadly I

image

cannae. Anyway Gillie there Wattie caught two salmon and four sea trout yesterday or the day before and Andrew assures me Tweed beats are catching lots more than is showing on Fish pal just now so nice to hear.

image

Meanwhile rain tonight and winds to 42mph, happy days:D

image

Advertisements

About henrygiles

Born to fish forced to work and fish
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s