Fly fishing

4 06, 2017

River Eden, June 1st 2017.

By |June 4th, 2017|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden, rivers, Trout|

Had a lovely day on the lower river with Huw last week. The fish were hard to tempt with the warm temperatures during the daytime, but perseverance does pay off now and again.

Into a nice trout..

..duly played and landed!

Another take..

..a small sea trout.
A difficult period of the day to […]

20 05, 2017

River Eden, May 20th, 2017.

By |May 20th, 2017|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden, salmon|

Darren and Justin from Cheltenham are up for the week fishing and joined me on the river at Lazonby for the day. Quite low water conditions for the middle river, but at least in the morning there was a little cloud cover and the odd fish showing.



There was some […]

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 […]