Monthly Archives: August 2015

10 08, 2015

River Eden, August 10th 2015.

By |August 10th, 2015|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden|

David, predominately a still water fisher, joined me today on the lower Eden for his first day fishing a river. To begin with we did a fair bit on the roll and overhead and casting that little bit farther, followed by some Spey casting techniques.

The morning started with a […]

9 08, 2015

River Eden, August 9th 2105.

By |August 9th, 2015|Fly fishing, River Eden|

Kevin and Sue joined me on the lower Eden today. Sue who was a complete novice and Kevin that had done a bit on still waters some time ago took to river fishing like a duck to water. After some initial points on fly casting and wading on moving […]

9 08, 2015

River Eden, 8th August 2015.

By |August 9th, 2015|Fly fishing, River Eden|

I had the great pleasure of fishing with Lucy on Friday evening on the lower river and Lazonby Estate on Saturday. The weather was perfect for fishing, dry with a light westerly breeze and mostly overcast. We fished the evening and into dark on the Friday and managed to […]

5 08, 2015

River Eden, August 5th 2015.

By |August 5th, 2015|Fly fishing, River Eden|

Slightly above summer height and with just a tinge of colour on the middle river today, a cool breeze and dry despite the poor forecast given. John from Newcastle joined me today on Lazonby Estate water, it was John’s first time out with a fly rod. After some initial […]

1 08, 2015

River Eden, August 1st 2015.

By |August 1st, 2015|Fly fishing, River Eden|

We had a great time at Warwick Hall today August 1st with good friends Steven and Billy. On arrival the water was at a perfect height and with fish moving through the beat. As the morning wore on the level rose slightly and much colour came in from last […]