Testing prototype salmon flies

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Here at Fulling Mill, all our flies are tried and tested before they hit our shelves. Samples are often sent to designers or used by in house anglers to provide feedback on the tying, how it fishes and more importantly, if it actually works! Recently we sent a few samples to Duncan Brymer who was heading to Iceland for a weeks Salmon fishing – armed with a selection of prototype Fulling Mill Salmon Flies. Throughout … Read More Testing prototype salmon flies

Late Season River Fishing Tips – Simon Robinson

Late Season River Fishing Tips

As river anglers we’re lucky, fishing can take place all year round in many rivers due to grayling season being stepped with the trout season – Simon Robinson likes to think that the later part of the traditional trout season as simply the start of his favourite fishing phase of all – Autumn grayling fishing. Here are Simon’s late season river fishing tips. As we move into September I find myself fishing more on rivers than … Read More Late Season River Fishing Tips – Simon Robinson

Fish Skull Chocklett’s Body Tubing

Fish Skull Chocklett's Body Tubing

When I first saw this stuff a year or so ago on YouTube being used to tie Musky flies such as Blane Chocklett’s “T-Bone”, my first impression was that it’s just another type of Mylar tubing re-bagged and cleverly marketed as the next best thing, but little did I know Fish Skull Chocklett’s Body Tubing was something special… I must admit to kind of ignoring it but it kept cropping up in social media from guys … Read More Fish Skull Chocklett’s Body Tubing