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  1. Shrimp Fly Patterns
    Haven't posted in the flytying section of the forum before so though it was about time I gave it a go. Would be delighted with any feedback on how I can change/improve things.
  2. Hairwing Fly Patterns
    I wasn't sure what section to put this one in but it'll have to do here. This is another one from the old veniards book. The front body was meant to be palmered using black heron but I've used dyed black ringneck pheasant instead. The original pattern in the book also gave orange for the seals...
  3. General Board
    Fished a beat on Monday with a friend who had never fished with a gillie before , when I mentioned a tip for him I could not think how much to give because I have not fished with a gillie for years . Anyway we gave him what I thought was reasonable . What is the going rate ?I had a grilse and...
  4. Shrimp Fly Patterns
    Seen this fly somewhere maybe on here and liked the looked of it so gave it a go today
  5. North American Fly Patterns
    Inspired by the Charest Special multi-wing but tied in more traditional Scottish colours. Hard to call it a variant as its so different from the original of yellow and pale green, and the pic in Chris Mann’s book (Hairwing and Tube Flies for Salmon pg 105) looks like there’s veilings on the...
  6. Picture Gallery
    Fish from the lower Dee this afternoon. Took a size 8 copper bodied Willie Gunn. It gave a good scrap and swam away strongly on release.
  7. Hunting & Shooting
    The question now of course is how the hell do I cook it?
  8. Hairwing Fly Patterns
    Madmax kindly sent me some Black Bear awhile ago. It is 10cm long and quite soft so gave it a go Monkey fashion. There is some Polar Bear as an underwing.
  9. Picture Gallery
    first decent sea trout for me gave a cracking scrap
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