So I went down to the river this evening for a couple of hours. I went down for two reasons. One I wanted to catch fish and two I wanted to test my waders again…..im getting paranoid that they are leaking again after last night. Anyway, when i got there teh water was dirty and [...]
So I took a stoat along to the river yesterday, well in the late afternoon actually. When i got their it was looking awfully coloured although what i have noticed is that the pools look cery brown but in the shallows and in the ruffles the water was a little clearer. Anyway I put on [...]
Right so I can give you a little update on the last month……I can condense it down into one post…its quite easy if i cut out ALL the moaning and the groaning and the telling you how ill I was. Anyway, I went to the Glasgow Angling Centre and bought some fly tying materials and [...]
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I dunno, I was posting on a forum that I visit and a thread came up about droppers. Basically I really only ever fish with one fly when fishing wet, when river fishing anywayâ€¦â€¦for that matter any fishing. I just dont think that it would make my catch rate increase any. Put it this way, [...]
Pssst!! Ive worked it outâ€¦if I say im going to go fishing tommorow then something will happen that will stop meâ€¦.So once I had spent the day fixing my mates comp I then came home played some computer games and tied up some flies. Im getting quite into this cdc stuff as well as using [...]
You may remember a while back i went for a wander and bought some fishing books. One of them was â€œTo raise a Troutâ€ by John Roberts, its a guide to the techniques and tactics of dry fly fishing for trout on rivers and streams. A great book, essential reading for someone starting out with [...]
AAGRH!!! My vision “EXTREMES” have a leak in the right stockingfoot….now i know that the kelvin is kinda rough….but TOO EXTREME FOR VISION?????????
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I got annoyed uploading photos into a folder and then hunting through them to link them to the blog so i have created a photo album to store them. It took me ages today to change all the links…..so APPRECIATE it!!!!
I will allso be storing pictures of my Glasgow wanderings [...]