It’s over. The trout season that is and much of the salmon fishing too. The 2017 season coasted to its … Continue reading A look back in…………….disappointment
Where has the season gone? Work has been frenetic and I’ve covered many hard miles criss-crossing the island between Mayo … Continue reading Griesed lightening
I mentioned this fly in passing in my last post so I figured you might like the dressing. I know … Continue reading That Black Sedge I was on about…..
Sunday morning: No wind. Not even a faint zephyr. Glassy surfaces on the loughs meaning every cast causes fish scaring … Continue reading Old school on the Keel
Old age is a bugger, isn’t it. Advancing years bring some positives I will grant you; experience, appreciation of the … Continue reading Variation of a spinner pattern
I want to focus on a specific stretch of the River Robe in this post. There are two reasons for … Continue reading Crossboyne
Check out the excellent video from T. Flagler which I found on Chi Wulff’s blog. This style of midge works … Continue reading Keeping it simple: a good midge pattern