Happy New Year and tight lines to all Wye salmon anglers. Let’s hope for better conditions and more fish than we have experienced over the last two years; and may they stay on.
Earlier in the week I spent a couple of enjoyable hours on the bank moving flotsam and cutting back brambles and...
Some lovely lots donated in aid of the Wye and Usk Foundation who are working hard to restore the Wye and Usk to their former glories
The auction can be seen here
The joy of project gearing means that every £1 raised means £20 is spent correcting the problems afflicting both rivers.
Trying out a 10ft. Hardy Demon and Shimano Stradic C5000 for the first time on the Aramstone Beat, River Wye, Herefordshire.
After a couple of Kelt this little beauty gave me a right run-around, weighing in at 18lb.
Wye Salmon 2019 - YouTube
I know they draw on the same run of fish but given the choice which would you target; thinking particularly of the Wye and Usk passport waters?
I am to travel a bit more from my mid-south coast location to save a load of money and improve my chances and both these rivers are reasonably accessible.
I know it’s a bit late but hopefully you can find it on catch up. (My series link picked it up). There was a program on the Wye on Bbc4 on Monday. Quite a bit of fishing shown and other people who live and work by the river.
Letton Court, a beautiful private estate on the Wye near Hereford is offering SFF members a discount between March 16 and June 15 (Coarse fishing close season). A half day is now only £10 and full day salmon fishing £15! This is a special promotion to get people fishing this beat (new owners)...
Had an absolute bargin today picked up on Gumtree a mint Fibalite 9.5ft spinning rod in its bag that not been used for £40. Hope to use it on the Wye for early high water fishing. See how it compares to my Diawa Signature.
The Letton Court fishery on the River Wye in Herefordshire, has generously offered our Fish&Fly and salmon fishing forum members a £10 off (per permit) ibookfishing voucher of "fandf". (Valid from March 3 - to June 15, 2018.)
This brings the price of an afternoon's spring salmon fishing (in the...
Nothing new just tying up some early season tubes for the Wye using the classic
BLACK ORANGE YELLOW colours (oh and a green erse on this one)
Tied on a 30mm copper tube those big Wye Springers won't be able to resist it :rolleyes::rolleyes:
(If there are any about this year)
Wye and Usk Foundation are having an online auction of promises. There is some good stuff in here that is not normally available including fishing on the Findhorn, Wissey, Itchen, Avon (with lunch in mitchelin star pub thrown in!) and off course access to some very exclusve and productive beats...
Has anyone bothered to try and figure out which dry fly patterns work and when on the Wye...or even fished a dry on the Wye since La Branche was over and missed one on a dry at Hampton Bishop?
Curious to hear...