Tags » Salmon Flies

Back and Beyond

Well I’m back. From Norway. It was.. words fail me. Good, really good. And special.

So what happened? It rained. And we caught some fish. And we met some great guys especially Pierre from Switzerland, who is cool. 441 more words

Atlantic Salmon

The trouble with work

This has been a terrible year so far for me when it comes to fishing. As you can tell by the dearth of posts I simply have not had the opportunity to get out and spend time on the loughs and rivers. 816 more words

Fishing In Ireland

Scotland’s summer bounty

Braewater on the Spey brought good water for fishing friend Christopher this month. Levels fell from 1’6″ to 4″ and in slightly coloured water a cast in Lower Dipple on Thursday with a size 6 Castle Killer brought this nice silver summer salmon. 98 more words

Atlantic Salmon

Stoat’s Tail, why not?

I say tried. Also tied. I tied a Blue Charm and a Stoat’s Tail at my first salmon fly tying session. Two days later I’d caught my first salmon – albeit on the Blue Charm not the ST. 86 more words

Atlantic Salmon

Veteran flies that worked on their day

Here are some salmon flies that have caught me fish. They are battered and worn. But a bit special.

Here are some more: 182 more words

Salmon Fishing

Erriff Salmon Course

Last Friday evening I arrived at the wonderful Aashleagh Lodge on the Erriff Fishery that divides Galway and Mayo.  The Lodge itself was stunning and I received the warmest of welcomes from the fishery manager and the staff. 429 more words

River Update 4/22/16

SALMON FLIES!!!


The Salmon Flies are starting to appear. A good 25 minute hatch today with a fair amount of bugs. Fish are still uncooperative and are not looking up as much as we would like to see but things are still settling down for irrigation and run off. 166 more words