17 05, 2017

River Eden, May 17th, 2017.

By |May 17th, 2017|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden, rivers, salmon|

We have been seeing numbers of fish for the last two weeks. A one foot rise of fairly clear water after some rainfall has at last got the salmon on the move and in the taking mood.

Chris Trinick’s salmon today 14lbs at Grinsdale.

Kevin Edwards fish 13lbs last Sunday at […]

7 05, 2017

River Eden May 7th 2017.

By |May 7th, 2017|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden, salmon|

Even though we are experiencing almost drought conditions, the salmon are beginning to arrive in now from the estuary. We have been seeing fish the last week or so moving through the pools along with some good sea trout.

One for David Airey, just over 10lbs at Grinsdale on the […]

25 04, 2017

River Eden April 23rd 2017.

By |April 25th, 2017|Cumbria, Fly fishing, outdoors, River Eden, rivers, salmon, Trout|

My good friends Neil and Kevin from Wales came to have a fish with me this week for two days. We did bit of fishing on the lower river one day and on the middle river the next day. The water level is now getting very low for salmon fishing […]

25 04, 2017

Greystoke school April 24th 2017.

By |April 25th, 2017|Borderlines, Cumbria, education, outdoors, schools|

It was a day of sunshine, hail stones, wind and freezing temperatures from a brisk north wind at Greystoke Castle, but it did not deter key stage 1 and key stage 2 pupils from the great outdoors!

KS2 pupils.

KS1 pupils.

After a quick run up the hill and back, they were […]

22 04, 2017

River Eden April 22nd 2017.

By |April 22nd, 2017|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden, rivers, Trout|

I had my good friend Richard that I had not seen for a while come up and join me for a couple of days on the river. Yesterday the northerly icy wind suppressed any surface activity throughout all of the day and the fishing was a little difficult. Today the breeze […]