Twenty two youngsters along with many of their parents turned up for a day of fly fishing, entomology, fly casting, learning knots and leaders organised by Penrith Angling Association and help on the day with Borderlines. It was great to see committee members from Penrith Anglers give up their […]
Had the pleasure of Chris, Scott and David today on the lower river.
It was their first time fly fishing, after a quick wade through the pool and some fly casting preparation, it was time to make a start.
A couple of missed takes and a fish on and off for […]
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!
..a small sea trout.
A difficult period of the day to […]
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 […]
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 […]