Tag Archives: Flyfishing

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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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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Stoat’s Tail, why not?

I say tried. Also tied. I tied a Blue Charm and a Stoat’s Tail at my first salmon fly tying session. Two days later I’d caught my first salmon – albeit on the Blue Charm not the ST. The year … Continue reading

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The fish are in

Four salmon to 15lb and four sea trout to 3lb were caught at Dalswinton on the Nith on Monday according to Fishpal. Then a 17lb salmon from Friars Carse on Wednesday and a brace of sea trout to 5lb. Also on the … Continue reading

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Friday photograph

Come on it’s not that bad is it? We’ve nearly made it through Brexit Day 1. So here’s a cool photo courtesy of Paul Pritchard who hooked and released [a Canadian form of words that, me not Paul] a big Dee Springer in … Continue reading

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