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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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Top 5 Fishing Kits For Beginners

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Top 5 Fishing Kits For Beginners

05.04.2019

So you want to start fishing but you don’t know where to start? There are so many rods and reels to choose from and we all need to start somewhere. You may not want to spend a fortune on a sport you don’t do that often, so we have collated…
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Choosing A Spinning Rod

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Choosing A Spinning Rod

04.03.2019

So you’re in the market for a new spinning rod but you don’t know where to start. In this article, we breakdown all the key features that make up a spinning rod, to provide you with a better understanding of how the components of a spinning rod work together. So…
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Choosing a Spinning Reel

Choosing a spinning reel
Choosing a Spinning Reel

28.01.2019

Before choosing a spinning reel, you need to ensure you’re buying the right reel for the right job. Below we have outlined some of the main questions to consider before you purchase a reel. What reel size am I after and what do they mean? You wouldn’t buy a 5…
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