The fly I am writing about today is not especially unique. Indeed, many of you reading this post possibly have … Continue reading Fathach glas (Green giant)
It’s all over for 2017 and I am stuck in another hotel room a long way from home, thinking about … Continue reading Wish list
I was ill today so my plans to fish Lough Conn came to nothing. I’m hoping to feel better soon … Continue reading No fishing again!
May came and went with unreasonable haste. I hardly wet a line during the merry month, a combination of work … Continue reading An easy mayfly pattern
Every year hundreds of anglers from every corner of the world travel to County Mayo to fish Lough Conn. I … Continue reading Flies for Lough Conn, part 1
Possibly one of the most effective all-round wet flies every concocted, the Invicta will catch trout from the first day … Continue reading Invicta variants
I was trying (unsuccessfully I might add) to tidy up the mess of feathers, hooks and other assorted odds and … Continue reading Three flys from my table