Tag Archives: fishing

Teaching an old dog, new tricks…

Charles Jardine Trout Fishing

I have been utterly, comprehensively and unequivocally… corrupted. To be fair, I was easy prey. If you fish around young people enough, sooner or later, some of their natural exuberance and total lack of fear or prejudice, will, I assure you, rub off. So, with the season “waxing” into the start of the peaks of imitative fly fishing is there any reason to actually embrace the world of colour, prejudice, attraction and fly fishing perceived … Read More Teaching an old dog, new tricks…

Catching large brown trout – Top Tips from Rob Edmunds

Catching large brown trout

Fulling Mill Ambassador Rob Edmunds, is largely renown for his ability to catch plentiful numbers of fish, but he is also a dab hand at targeting the larger more resident trout the Midlands reservoirs hold… Here he has put together a selection of Top Tips for catching large brown trout that are quite often elusive to many… The lure of large grown on fish, especially catching large brown trout at the peak of their physical … Read More Catching large brown trout – Top Tips from Rob Edmunds

Atlantic Salmon in Northern Norway

Atlantic Salmon Lisa Isles

Fly-fishing in Northern Norway has got to be one of the most incredible destinations I have travelled to, fishing for Atlantic Salmon, Trout and Grayling, all with 24-hours of daylight! I absolutely love the challenge of going to a new country, fishing a completely new river, and this trip was going to be no exception. Even more so… going after a species which I had only dabbled in a few years ago, this time it … Read More Atlantic Salmon in Northern Norway

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

Changing Tactics to catch more fish

changing tactics

I have been fishing a few sessions on small waters in recent weeks, mostly in preparation for some local matches but also as a welcome change to the intense programme of river matches I have been fishing, but catching on small waters at this time of year can be challenging, and often means you need to keep changing tactics when the takes dry up. This is a challenging time of year on many fisheries, however great … Read More Changing Tactics to catch more fish

A review of the Fulling Mill Ultimate Dry Fly Hook

If, like me, when you get to the river you want to make sure your flies are tied on high quality, rust-free hooks, that are up to the job, you should definitely check out the Fulling Mill Hook range. The rivers I fish up here in Scotland can throw up some big trout and grayling up to the elusive 3lb mark, so it’s needless to say that the hooks I use must stand up to the … Read More A review of the Fulling Mill Ultimate Dry Fly Hook