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23 07, 2020

A fine afternoon on the water!

By |July 23rd, 2020|Fly fishing|

Warwick joined me lunchtime today on the lower Eden.

After heavy rain from last night and persistent rain all morning, the river level began to rise and colour up, not a great time to start, but Hobsons choice. As the water level hit one foot, fishing a small PTN […]

17 07, 2020

Out and about on the River Eden

By |July 17th, 2020|Fly fishing|

Despite the constant drizzle and strong wind all day, it was going to be a special trip for Ryan, it was his first time out with a fly rod when he joined me on the lower Eden. Fishing a small PTN on a long leader, a few bites missed […]

15 06, 2018

The season so far, June 15th 2018.

By |June 15th, 2018|Cumbria, Fly fishing, outdoors, River Eden, rivers, salmon, Trout|

It has by any stretch of the imagination been an unpredictable and a very strange first half to the season. From an extremely cold spring, where the grass did not even start to grow until the end of April, then straight into a dry and hot summer with everything […]

4 09, 2017

River Eden September 2nd 2017.

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

Had a nice day on the river with Zach at Lazonby, it was  good weather and the river at summer low, there were plenty of sedge on the go in the afternoon with one or two fish active on the surface. It was Zachs first time at fly fishing, […]

24 07, 2017

River Eden youth day, July 23rd 2017.

By |July 24th, 2017|outdoors, River Eden, rivers, Trout|

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 […]

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