2019 Casting and Fishing Skills Clinic

We intend to start our Casting and Fishing Skills clinic for 2019. We intend to run the event each fortnight on a Sunday morning between 10am and 12 noon at Ty Mawr near Gilwern starting on Sunday 3rd March 2019 (opening Day). The event is free to all children under 18 years of age and [...]

By |2019-02-12T16:44:38+00:00February 12th, 2019|Beginners, Casting, Latest News|0 Comments

Key species on the menu for fish in the Usk and Wye catchments

Key species on the menu for fish in the Usk and Wye catchments An article by Dave Collins The list below is not intended to be comprehensive, and comments made are deliberately brief and for guidance only. Emergence patterns are generalised, can change according to seasonal weather conditions and can be earlier, later or more [...]

By |2018-09-24T11:30:36+00:00September 21st, 2018|Entomology, General|0 Comments

Operation Alpine Cutthroat Trout

An Article By Alan Parfitt Operation Alpine Cutthroat trout  Date: Summer 2004 Location: Kananaskis, Alberta, Canada Target: Lake of the horns (McPhail lake) We knew it would be quite a challenge to reach the lake, catch a few trout and get back before nightfall. "Lake of the horns" is so called because of the types of [...]

By |2018-10-07T08:30:35+00:00February 10th, 2015|General|1 Comment

Sea Trout Fishing in The Orkneys

Scenery, Solitude and Sewin - The perfect fishing trip. A few of us spent three weeks in the Orkney Islands (Scotland) and experienced fly fishing and spinning for Sea Trout in the crystal clear blue sea. From our time there we managed to pull together a video. See what you think! Video shown below  [...]

By |2018-10-08T08:46:45+00:00June 3rd, 2013|Fishing Skills|0 Comments

Return To The Tweed

        I returned to the Tweed, one bright summer’s day,‘Twas in August this time and not in May.The magic was there and so were the fishAnd my longing to fulfil a really great wish - Of catching a salmon, a grilse would do,Fresh run, lice covered, silver and blue.We fished the Wheal Pool [...]

By |2018-10-06T07:58:50+00:00May 15th, 2013|General|0 Comments