Sunday, 3 August 2014
Tom landed this cracker spinning a salmo on Wednesday. A great tonic for what has been a few tough weeks on the river. We finished the week off with another couple of fish so fingers crossed the sport improves over the next few days. Well done Tom and tight lines.
Tuesday, 10 June 2014
Sunday, 20 April 2014
It was the perfect end of a great week for mr Jarvis ..just before lunch on saterday he hooked this magnificent 18.5lb springer on a 3/4inch golden gun fly in the marches and after nothing sort of a titanic battle was returned to continue on its way...mr Jarvis also lost a cracking fish in the flats on Friday and landed two great big kelts in finford head on Wednesday ..well done & c,mon the fish
Saturday, 5 April 2014
David landed this sea liced belter yesterday afternoon after a small rise in the water levels. A small run of fish came in the pool and this fish was heading and tailing round the coiling water. Eventually it took a copper salmo. Well done David on getting your biggest salmon to date. Tight lines.
Brothers Andy and David both struck silver in the Majors cast this week. David was first up landing this hard fighting 18lb fish on Wednesday on a vision. Andrew landed his 12lber on a kynoch. It wouldn't win a beauty pageant but its a salmon all the same. Well done chaps and tight lines.
Wednesday, 2 April 2014
Simon H C Marriott with 14lb springer from the top of the woodside !! The sea liced beauty put up a tremendous battle before finally being defeated by the major and return in a true sportsman like manner to fight another day !! Well done sir !! C,mon the fish !!!
Tuesday, 1 April 2014
Andrew landed this cracking long tail liced fish in the green bank yesterday morning. A quiet fight burst into life when the fish screamed off line heading for fall at the top if the pool. The rest of the fight was above us as it powered around the fat water with ease. A lovely long fish which weighed in a good 24lb. Andy also landed a 11lb fish in tams corner after lunch. Well done Andy and tight lines.
Monday, 31 March 2014
Saturday, 29 March 2014
11 year Toby was right up for a monster battle this morning landing his first salmon. Hooked harling at the top of the flats this beauty was soon screaming line from the reel running 200 yards and almost out the pool. This young man was up for the fight though and was put through an exhilarating 30 min battle. It was eventually tamed back up at the top of the pool. Not a bad fish for his first !! Well done and congratulation on your success. I hope you school pals are suitably impressed with your achievement. Tight lines young man.
Justin landed his first ever salmon on Friday. Hooked harling it put up a spirited battle in the deep water. Justin was delighted land his prize. Not a bad fish for your first. Pictured with Justin is son Toby. Tight lines and congratulation.
The "Duchess" was keen to stretch her fly line and warm up her casting on thurs afternoon. Casting a lovely fly line it was no surprise when this beauty grabbed hold. After an acrobatic fight it was tamed. Well done Sandra. Tight lines.
John was unlucky twice on Thursday morning before he landed this little cracker on a yellow ally's. Delighted to land this fish it ended a short run of unlucky fish losses for John. Well done and tight lines John.
This fish crunched a vision in the tail of the wood side and fought like a tiger. Well done Walter and tight lines.
Brian caught this cracking 12lb fish in the Linn pool on a salmo last Friday. The take was spectacular as it chased the lure across the surface before the strike.
Sunday, 23 March 2014
A delighted Danny with his 13lb springer on the fly from Stank End yesterday !! The hard fighting fish had me running down the bank with the net !! Much to Danny's amusement !! before being released back to the river in a true sportsman like manner !! Well done Danny !! Keep smiling & c,mon the fish
Tuesday, 18 March 2014
Tim had a cracking 22lb fish hooked harling in stank end this morning. It clobbered a vision 110 in the stream and fought all over the pool. Well done Tim on landing your biggest fish to date. The spring fish was returned as normal to continue its journey upstream...Tight lines
John Hutcheon and Ral enjoyed done sport in the afternoon yesterday. The water was quite coloured with snow melt but began clearing after lunch. John landed his 6lb fish on the linn bank with a Toby. Ral's 8lb fish was hooked harling in the trinks. Both were sea liced. Tight lines.
Sunday, 16 March 2014
A very pleased George McKinley with 2nd springer of the day on Friday !! The 7lb sea licer took and 20g silver Toby in the green bank !! George's other spring salmon took the same Toby off the ledge in the majors cast !! Well done George & c,mon the fish !!
Red gorton Ghillie Mike Hay was off the mark on his 3rd cast from the back of the bellymore dyke on Friday !! His 18lb sea liced beauty took a salmo and put up a awesome fight before it was returned to continue on its way !! Well done Mike. Keep it Reel & c,mon the fish
The (duchess) was delighted to land her 7lb sea liced springer just before lunch on Friday from the linn pool !! Sandra suffered the agony of having two fish fall off at the side on Wednesday !! So were happy to see his wee beauty in the net !! Well done & c, mon the fish
It was also a great day for John Lessels in the linn pool this week!! john put in a great shift of fishing application and was rewarded with three spring salmon !! This was the pick of the bunch !! Hooked just before lunch from the back of the bellymore dyke the 15lb springer put up a hard fighting battle before it was landed and returned in a true sportsman like manner to continue on its way !! Well done & c,mon the fish
A delighted Chris Dixson with his tiny spring salmon !! The very small springer took a V-110 and was the 2nd small salmon or early grilse !! We have caught this week !! Scales have been sent to the the biologist to determin the identity Salmon or grilse !! But well done & c, mon the big fish !!!!