First bash at the dry fly

SUCCESS AT LAST I was starting to get a little paranoid for a while there, perhaps the curse of the blog or something as I was not catching any fish. WELL today certainly made up for all that …..I caught over ten lovely trout all…

little spider

i would have liked to have thought that after a god couple of weeks without doing any serious fishing i would actually hav edone quite well yesterday. When i got to the river it had risen by a good couple of feet , which should…

The Clyde!

My other half was taking part in the Glasgow half marathon and as i was walking from place to place to wave her on my path was taken along the banks of the Clyde right in the middle of glasgow. There was a heron sitting…

googley

Oh Oh……incidentally……if you go to GOOGLE and type in fly fishing on the river kelvin GUESS what comes up first 🙂I have changed the font on the site, and added another stretch. i have bought some damsel nymphs and some worm flies so will be…

spinning

I SPIN FOR TROUTNah not really but i did catch a trout the other day whilst spinning. Technically we were spinning for Pike. I had been talking about going for a walk with a pal for a while now from Milngavie and walking right down…

Nice trees

Thought I would include a couple of nice pictures of some nice trees that can be found between the vet school stretch and the fallen tree stretch….Possibly not the best picture in the world. but if you look closely you can see the patterns in…

no fish…fantastic start

Ah yes, The Kelvin Trout wouldnt bve the same if they didnt act like the stubborn little buggers that they are. I would like to say that when i went down to the river today for the first time in a week i at least…

First post!

Well, I decided to start the fishing blog whilst I am building the site. I have been ill the last week so have not managed to get to the river at all. I will however be getting up early in the morning and will be…