Busy, busy and more busy..

Busy is an understatement – with both family life and fishing.

I have been enjoying looking with wonder at the small things in nature through my sons eyes – we have spotted lots of young frogs over the last week and we always stop to examine them before carefully sending them on their way..

On the kelvin …

On the kelvin just now .. it is a lovely height but is a little brown .. anyone joining me?

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-08

Hunting invasive plants on the kelvin today … we have maps! # Groups walked the length of the kelvin system identifying invasive species http://twitgoo.com/1fgryd # It would have been easier marking where we found none! http://twitgoo.com/1fgs21 # Having a picnic at loch Lomond!http://twitgoo.com/1gm4qo # We have a huge flying ant hatch ! They are […]

Fisherman’s Stories (morphing misinformation into factoids)

This is a post about how stories can grow arm and legs and eventually morph out of all known facts into a completely different scenario. It is akin to someone telling another angler they caught a trout on a dry fly and then eventually the story ending up as being they were attacked by a […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-07-11

River has risen .. I might look out the metal work and have a cast for salmon! # Planning a dawn raid on the kelvin for sea beasts! # Up at half four – dawn raid for salmon! #

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Salmon trip – dawn raid (outcome blank)

It is Saturday evening at around 10pm – it is pouring with rain, like really teaming it down – cats and dog’s rain – if you are reading this in Glasgow and you have not looked out the window it is pissing it doon by the way.

I am talking about […]

We have changed conditions!

I have fished twice over the last week – one was on Saturday evening (before all the rain) and the other was on Tuesday evening just as the rain started.

Both sessions were what I can only describe as “pish” – I am glad that you guys do not just come […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-06-27

never too young to hold a rod ..http://twitgoo.com/14lkww # First day back at work after a fortnight break ! # On my way home from a sea fishing trip … lots of doggy action ! We all love a bit of doggy! #

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-06-20

Getting ready for a camping trip – cunningly chose a site near water! # Loving camping in the lake district! Home tomorrow! Booo! # It is still roasting hot – what is this, some kind of summer ? #

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-06-13

Pouring rain can only mean one thing – sea beasts in the salt! Eta 8pm # Heading home from the salt … lost a sea trout! # Planninp on hitting the kelvin this evening – anyone want to join me? # Cold east wind …overcast though…what you think? # RT @kelvinmeadow URGENT! Objections to […]