It’s been a real struggle this season. Limited time fishing and when I have managed to get out it’s been hard going. Managed a day last Monday and landed a 10lb sea trout on a fly and then finished off today with a grilse of about 5lbs, also on a fly! ?
Both safely returned.
Lucky day river awe
I was on the river Awe today, and I managed a beauty of a fish, I recon 17/18 pounds on a rod I had never cast/ used before and a fly that I found on the river bank,so I'm on my way to buy a lottery ticket tonight.
Thanks to all the people who gave me advice on an...
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Broke the third section of it , when falling off the pushbike while on the way to the river , gears slipped and went straight out over the handle bars and managed to land on the rod.
I'm into the rod too much and am not going to...
Anyone else make it out today ?
Got to the river at 4 pm, not ideal timing but at least the rain had stopped.
Big water but amazingly clear.
In the couple of hours fished, managed three trout of 10 to 12 inches and missed a few.
Nice to get out on the river, hopefully will be a bit warmer...
Well bored as a bored thing, sat gawping at Google Earth and swipe me sideways with a sink tip, guess who's found himself fishing away on one of his favourite bits of river?.
Quite tickled me that one, saw my car parked up 1st and managed to work the rest out!
Now there's a test for those that...
Annual trip to river A'an on speyside 2nd week in September conditions on day 2 were great although the fish weren't their I managed a nice marked trout from lower craigroy and a coloured grills from lower factors
Haven't been out on the river for a while, last time I was out I was on the south tyne managed a small grilse around 5lb back in middle of September but didn't get it on record.
Yesterday I went to my local Ehen with my spinning rod and managed to get a clean fish for the time of year around...