Monthly Archives: July 2012

From thick to thin

I have been concentrating on lure fishing for bass over recent weeks with occasional forays after thick-lipped grey mullet so when a suggestion to target thin lips was made I soon decided a change of scenery and technique would be … Continue reading

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On Top

ON TOP There are various reasons to adopt a certain method or technique. It could be because it is deemed to be the most effective tactic, the easiest, most enjoyable or most exciting. On some occasions lure fishing can tick … Continue reading

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Silver

Silver Salmon fishing is all about being there at the right time ideally the river dropping away after a spate with water the colour of beer. After weeks of spates I was keen to get onto the Torridge and send … Continue reading

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Success & Failure

SUCCESS & FAILURE The wind had been blowing hard all day with intermittent rain however the tide was right and I felt my chosen mark would be sheltered. On arrival it was not as sheltered as I hoped and the … Continue reading

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HOLIDAY CASTS

HOLIDAY CASTS Holidays are not always for fishing but when the opportunity is there it is often fun to have a few casts into pastures new. As is often the case the amount of gear I had stashed into the … Continue reading

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A glimpse of the sun

The gloomy summer weather continues but its a rare day that doesn’t see at list a glimpse of the sun. After a week away from the waters edge its time to set out and wet a line. Long time friend … Continue reading

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