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Best Salmon Flies

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Best Salmon Flies

14.10.2019

In this article, we will be covering some of the best salmon flies to use throughout the season. By breaking down the season into 3 segments, we discuss what flies you should have in your box and how to fish them effectively. Best Salmon Flies For Spring During the springtime,…
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Best Trout Flies To Use In October

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Best Trout Flies To Use In October

04.10.2019

Hatches of insects begin to slow down during October with only a few smaller buzzer hatches occurring as water temperatures begin to cool. These lower temperatures don’t deter the trout though as water temperatures usually sit between a steady 8-10 degrees, it creates the perfect habitat of activity. During this…
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Best Trout Flies To Use In September

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Best Trout Flies To Use In September

13.09.2019

As it comes towards the back end of the trout season, trout are starting to feed up before the colder temperatures start rolling in. During this feeding up process, you can rest assured the trout will be honing in on the abundance of pin fry that becomes present in our…
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Best Trout Flies To Use In August

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Best Trout Flies To Use In August

13.09.2019

August is an exciting month to target trout, with an abundance of food readily available; rainbow trout are feeding up and are in tip-top fighting condition. The late summer nights can produce some spectacular visual action as trout start feeding heavily on daddy long legs and with the increasing appearance…
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Fly Fishing – Keeping It Simple

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Fly Fishing – Keeping It Simple

19.08.2019

As with many things in life, fly fishing can become very complicated and difficult because you hear so many comments saying you need this, you need that. But what do we actually need to have a good time on the river bank? It’s very easy to get distracted from the…
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How Does A Downrigger Work?

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How Does A Downrigger Work?

05.08.2019

A downrigger allows you to fish a lure or bait at a specific depth accurately behind a trolling boat. A downrigger contains a rod holder for storing your downrigger rod when it is actively fishing. The cannonball weight is deployed to the selected depth and allows the lure or bait…
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Small Stream Fishing

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Small Stream Fishing

18.07.2019

At this time of year, I like to put the pike and streamer gear away and get a few weeks fishing on the local burns that are within cycling distance of my home. Fishing these little burns and rivers provide us anglers a multitude of fishing opportunities. These little waterways…
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Choosing A Fly Reel

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Choosing A Fly Reel

09.07.2019

How do I choose a fly reel? Probably one of the coolest parts of a fly fishing outfit, fly reels are easy to get excited about for many reasons. They are technical (lots of discussion points), they come in lots of different designs and colours and the ever so sweet…
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Electric Outboards – Buyer’s Guide

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Electric Outboards – Buyer’s Guide

14.06.2019

Trolling motors, also known as electric outboard motors, are an essential piece of boating equipment. They give you the ability to refine your boat angle on a drift and also allow you to come into fishing areas with a stealthy approach, reducing unwanted noise and disturbance on the water. In…
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How To Catch Sea Trout

How To Catch Sea Trout

13.05.2019

Most anglers might assume the only time to target sea trout are during the hours of darkness on a river with a fly rod but that is far from the truth. In recent times, targeting these majestic creatures within estuaries and along coastlines has grown in popularity. In this article,…
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Trout Streamer Fishing

Trout Streamer Fishing

13.05.2019

What do you think about when some mentions fishing for predators? Sharks? Barracuda? Pike? Catfish? Tarpon? Tuna? What would you think if I said brown trout? My favourite style of fishing is streamer fishing for brown trout in the rivers and lochs of Scotland. I started properly fishing streamers about…
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Understanding Weight Forward Fly Line Tapers

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Understanding Weight Forward Fly Line Tapers

05.04.2019

What is a fly line taper? Do you get confused with the various fly line tapers that are available on the market? In this article, we will be discussing the various fly line tapers available on modern weight forward fly lines and how they are used in today’s fly fishing.…
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