Not long ago on the Kelvin there used to be not that many guys fishing the river for trout. Sometimes I would go whole months without meeting another fly angler..
Urban fly fishing on the Kelvin..
I give a wry smile to myself when I meet guys who say they have been fishing the […]
As you can see from the last post conditions on the Saturday were not exactly ideal for trout fishing. It was freezing however I managed to combat that by wearing two pairs of thermal long-johns, a thermal vest and some layers. This only meant my hands were exposed to the elements and within minutes they […]
1. You will meet fishers and make new friends. 2. You will see new stretches of water you would not otherwise see. 3. You will find out about easy access to the river. 4. You will get cookies. 6. Ultimately you will understand what it takes to improve habitat and fishing so you will gain […]
OK, sure we had a few moments that were a bit dodgy. The tone was set when a chap walked in to the room and started giving Paul abuse as he could not find the venue (like that is our fault) however he gave a quick apology when he was chinned about his […]
It was sent to me the other day by Paul however due to still not having a laptop it took a while to get it looking right.
Here it is
I hope you enjoy what we have been getting up to! The AGM is this week if any of you guys wanna say […]
I had forgotten how good having a forum was, now I get to read what other guys on the Kelvin get up to. This post is taken directly from the forum and I think shows the nature of urban fishing at its best.
Trout and Salmon Guru Aleister Polson writes about a regular issue with […]
I had absolutely no idea when I went online looking for some cheap mouse traps what I would find.
I have been bothered by the odd mouse for a while now, it started with a scratching in my attic and then progressed to the wee beasts nipping across the floor when I was getting the […]
OK, some people might think I am a glutton for punishment however phase three of the Urban Fly Fisher Forum is now live.
You may remember phase one and two, they were fun phases and we had around 300 members and it was good while it lasted. However a clean sweep was needed as quite […]
I love getting emails from you guys:
Hello Alistair i have fished that wee burn in redacted since i was a lad you should try from its source up at the redacted there is some nice deep pools and runs up that way below the redacted
Gordon is of course referring to the wee […]