In this period of forced inactivity in regards to our chosen sport, Inverness Angling Club has invited its members to submit either their favourite flies or a fly that they have tied themselves, including dressings and a photo.
You may or may not find this of interest, but it is an idea that...
Having washed and reproofed my Simms wading jacket every 2 years with great results using the nikwax system I was considering doing the same with
my 3 year old breathable waders.
I would appreciate any opinions or advice as to whether this is a good idea or not.
Mine gave up the ghost last evening, soaked through on both legs all the way down!.Were extensively Aquasured last year and had 5yrs+ from them so no complaints really.
Any thoughts on new waders any one?, must be Zip front(totally sold on that idea!) and we'll avoid the Simms word as they've...
Been playing about wae mc andy's double cone idea and came up with this :lol:
Fluorescent pink crystal boar bristles
SSS magenta glitz dubbing
White schlappen... Tyed in close to the tip to keep it short
SS pink cone
Fluorescent pink guinea foul
SS silver cone
I was reading through some old forum content this afternoon and came across a poll regarding rod lengths. Rod Length
I just thought it would be interesting to see what angler's preferred rod lengths were 10 years on. I've added in a section for Switch rods.
So gonna get one with the black friday sales. What would you suggest, 4 or 6 piece? I worry that a 6 piece increases your chances of a break if a blank slips but also like the idea of packing it away easy. I don't intend to fly with it though. Is that any difference in the feel or casting of a 4...
As my beloved river Towy is running at something like 18 inches below summer level, unusual hot and sunny weather, I have not been fishing. Instead I have been filling my spare time knocking up flies such as the below example.
I must thank Renney for the tying tips, and the gentleman who put...
Recently returned to flyfishing after a layoff of about 10 years, previously I did little else for about 25 years. This time I'm concentrating on Sea Trout and Salmon, stocked Trout no longer have any appeal.
Lots of new flies and gadgets have appeared.
Tippet rings seem to be an excellent...
Quite a interesting short Film.
Bringing back salmon along the Rhine - YouTube
We all like the idea of Scotland and Norway etc but the very idea of Salmon running Swiss rivers is very appealing,not sure of the Rhine tribs but i know they a boat load of them.Fishing in Basele also sounds good...