Tuesday's effort with the Ure running at + 3' 6". A lovely strong grilse of almost 6 lbs in excellent condition bearing in mind that it's run almost 150 miles from the North Sea. Hooked in the tail of a pool and headed off into the fast water below, which gave me 6 minutes of great sport.
I made some photos with the cell phone of yesterday's fishings. Got quite a few lovely cutthroats and one hated rainbow which was promptly dispatched, all on dry flies. Headed out with those puppies chasing the huns later.
Way back in June I went to fish the Spey for the first time. I was on the Grantown Association water for two days. This allowed me to fish miles of the Spey and Dulnain down to the New Bridge, not unfortunately any of the Upper Castle Grant beat. Despite having permits from FishPal I still had...
Thanks to the generosity of Johnieboy of this forum, I ended up on the Findhorn today.
Was up at the crack of dawn and headed up for an early start. Was heartening to watch a wee shoal of fish lying directly below the hut as I had a coffee and tackled up.
Had the beat to myself (well after the...