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Pike Fishing Flies and Wire Traces from FM – New for 2018

pike fishing flies

When it comes to fly fishing for pike, we have you covered. With an already great selection of pike fishing flies from the likes of FM Ambassador Dougie Loughridge, early 2018 saw the introduction of the new Clydesdale pike fly range a selection of patterns designed and tested by expert pike angler, Paul Clydesdale. Paul reveals all you need to know about each of his pike fly patterns in the video below. See all the … Read More Pike Fishing Flies and Wire Traces from FM – New for 2018

Dougie’s Beginners guide to Pike fly fishing

Pike fly fishing

Ever fancied a crack at fly fishing for Pike but don’t have a clue where to start? Here’s Dougie’s Beginners Guide to Pike fly fishing, covering everything from the rod to the fly box. So you’re thinking about buying a Pike fly rod? In this blog entry I’m going to touch on some of the questions we get asked most from newcomers when they visit the shop. “Can I use my reservoir Trout gear as I’m … Read More Dougie’s Beginners guide to Pike fly fishing

5 top tips on Fishing Wiggle Tails

Dougie Loughridge of the Glasgow Angling Centre and Fulling Mill Ambassador is widely recognised as a predator fishing expert – so who better to tell you all about fishing wiggle tails? Here are Dougie’s top 5 tips to using this deadly material. Fishing Wiggle Tails Wiggle Tails are not a new fad; they’ve actually been around for a number of years but have seen a recent resurgence due to lots of YouTube exposure from the … Read More 5 top tips on Fishing Wiggle Tails

Pike Fishing with the Glasgow Angling Centre Team

Pike Fishing with GAC

On Sunday I was lucky enough, along with three of my Glasgow Angling Centre workmates, to be invited along to go pike fishing on a private Estate Loch in deepest Dumfriesshire. There isn’t a great deal known about the Loch’s inhabitants so we were aiming to hopefully see what was down there. For those who know anything about pike fishing will know that they thrive on neglect, so a visit to a relatively unfished water is always exciting. … Read More Pike Fishing with the Glasgow Angling Centre Team

Guide’s Choice Pike Fly Selection – Review

I have been throwing a pike fly for more than a decade now, and have always found it difficult to find well tied commercial flies that are man enough for pike fishing. As such, I usually have to tie up my own patterns, but time and family commitments mean I am now getting less and less free time at the vice. Recently I came across the Fulling Mill guides’ choice boxed pike fly selection whist browsing online, and they … Read More Guide’s Choice Pike Fly Selection – Review