Oh God, I haven’t caught a trout all year !
— The Urban Fly Fisher (@Urbanfisher) January 1, 2013
It has been noted in the comments that there has been a lack of actual fishing over the last month or so. One would think that I have not been fishing with a rod and line at all and that thought would go in fact be correct. The miserable weather, trout on the [...]
Jeffrey Priest over at Taunted by Waters was talking about how once an angler gets to a certain age having good access (like a zip) in the front of waders can be handy as you need to go for a pee quickly. Getting to the riverbank, taking off your vest, taking down your waders, opening [...]
Greeting new readers and urban veterans – if you are a long time reader then do not switch off as you may find out something interesting.
Visitors have jumped in the last month or so and I thought I would tell you again how to access the content of Urban Fly Fisher as well as [...]
(I wrote this post back in February 2011 – I have no idea whether they still use sex to sell fly fishing gear #grin#)
Oh Hardy – you used to be all butlers and stupidly expensive reels – where did it all go horribly wrong?
So I got home [...]
The talk of the steamy are the two park benches that are on the falls at the Sea Pool on the Kelvin.
You can see a newspaper tucked into it!
They are going to be removed very soon using a chainsaw so that they cannot be put back again. Personally I will be sorry [...]
Oh the Kelvin fishers, I just love them.
You can even see a "Daily record" tucked into it..
What makes this whole scene a lot more comedic is when you realise the bench is in fact in the middle of a weir…
At least it is a nice view..
It takes the [...]
How do you deal with poaching? – not the serious big stuff involving nets and and stuff I am talking about the low level stuff involving a guys just fishing the river without a permit?
I managed a couple of hours on Sunday afternoon and it was spoiled by having to talk to a few [...]