14 10, 2016

River Eden, October 24th 2016.

By |October 14th, 2016|Cumbria, Fly fishing, Grayling, River Eden, salmon|

A bit of a damp squib the last couple of weeks of the Eden salmon season compared to the fantastic spring and summer fishing we have had. Low and warm water, no arrival of the Autumn fish yet and the trees are still green, seems to be the same story […]

3 10, 2016

River Tay Autumn salmon course, 2016.

By |October 3rd, 2016|AAPGAI, Fly fishing, salmon, Tay|

It is always a great pleasure for us to meet up with good friends that we have known for quite some time and also others we have not seen for a while. David, Mike, Paul, James, Kevin, Neil, Sandy and Jeff joined Illtyd, Jonathan and myself for three days salmon […]

13 09, 2016

River Eden, September 12th 2016.

By |September 13th, 2016|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden, salmon|

I had the great pleasure again with the company of Dave and Ros Downes yesterday, it is always nice to spend the day on the water with such nice people. When we arrived, the river on the lower Eden was at 1’6″, 14 oC and with some colour, with no […]

13 09, 2016

River Eden.

By |September 13th, 2016|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden, salmon, Trout|

It has been an interesting, challenging, enjoyable and sometimes frustrating period on the river over the last few weeks. It is the first time in thirty odd years of fishing the Eden that we have not had the suitable conditions during the summer that allow for good night fishing […]

23 06, 2016

River Eden, 20th June 2016.

By |June 23rd, 2016|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden, salmon, Trout|

I had the pleasure of spending the day Tim on Monday who came up for a day’s fishing on the lower Eden with me. Even though on arrival we saw a fish move in the pool and thought the omens were all there for a good day, it was not to […]