Rain!!

Its raining……therefore there is a high probability of raging brown torrentness There was a pic of the water level here

See that bump…..that could get worse that could!!….or better….you know what i mean!!

Furled leader

Furled leader arrived yesterday, and im having a play about with it and reading the instructions. I have to apply a short lengh of line to the furled leader as an extender to attach the actual tippet to. Sounds fair enough! But I have been having a little problem here. I was having a little [...]

A Walk!!

Went for a little walk today. Walked through the vet school and then up through Dawsholm Park…..it is incredible how close you actually are to city life…

from that ….to this

all in the space of around 15 mins walk. Ive never noticed this tree before.. I actually had to have it pointed [...]

Bulbo Toadfoot!!

Bulbo Toadfoot…..thats my hobbit name that is…..check out your hobbit name HERE

OOhhhhh a picture I didnt post!!

Was this one here

Looks nice eh. Today when Claire was in the garage i got i went out and had a look down at the river. Seen a trout rise for a fly. Thats like the first rise ive seen all year. Someone mailed me to tell me they got another fish yesterday…..obviously [...]

Site update!

Updated the site, like I said I went for a walk the other day. You can get it here….on this link

Furled Leaders

Ive bought one of those furled leaders over at Highlanders site. . They look mighty fine.

They are hand-woven leaders & represent a vast improvement over nylon & braided types. For top water & sub surface fly fishing they are without equal.

Construction…..Take over 90ft of premium nylon, twist & counter twist to form [...]

The Park

Went for a walk yesterday down through Kelvingrove Park to scout it out for the new season. Its looking absolutelly lovely.

There is a couple of weirs like this

and there is some lovely fly water all around this area. Those rocks just look perfect for a litte wet fly.

I had [...]

Green!!

Today I decided I am going to be in a green mood. Therefore the Urban Angling on the Kelvin site will be green as well.

Alistair

GM FISH

Well here we have a genetically modified fish alongside a natural salmon…

Seems they want to get regulatory aproval by the end of 2004. they grow up to 4 times faster than ordinary salmon………if i wasnt worried about the future yesterday….im damn worried now! Full story Here On the BBC site

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