Tag Archives: Atlantic salmon

The hook-up’s the crema

I wistfully turned around at the end of 3 days on the Nith last week. I had barely seen a fish with the river at summer low (well, I’d seen 5 or 6 actually). Then, on the last morning, we … Continue reading

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Four years exactly

On September 28 four years ago I fished a pool call Moors on the River Cains (in New Brunswick, Canada). It was a wild and beautiful place and it produced a thumping big salmon that day. That was then and … Continue reading

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Friday photo

Thanks and credit to the Atlantic Salmon Federation for this nicely shot photo. The ASF does a lot of good work for the species both sides of the Atlantic and on Saturday October 1st will feature at the ATLANTIC SALMON MUSEUM in Doaktown for … Continue reading

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The Beast – and a beauty

So the weeks pass by after a memorable visit to the Gaula at the start of this month and before August, and the Norway salmon season, ends next Wednesday, I just wanted to post this photo of our lodge mate … Continue reading

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Russia in Caithness

So. (Sometimes you have to start with So don’t you?) The Thurso. Four hundred and 42 salmon to 24 rods in one week last month. It’s like the Kola peninsula really, and to have it happening in Scotland is great … Continue reading

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Back and Beyond

Well I’m back. From Norway. It was.. words fail me. Good, really good. And special. So what happened? It rained. And we caught some fish. And we met some great guys especially Pierre from Switzerland, who is cool. What else … Continue reading

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Scotland’s summer bounty

Braewater on the Spey brought good water for fishing friend Christopher this month. Levels fell from 1’6″ to 4″ and in slightly coloured water a cast in Lower Dipple on Thursday with a size 6 Castle Killer brought this nice … Continue reading

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