Regular reports from our latest salmon fishing forays.
We were nearing the end of June and it had been a tough spring on many Scottish rivers. There appear…Read More..
The scene was set in our minds for the annual Easter foray up to Speyside. Good water levels, warm s…Read More..
We were lucky enough, once again, to commence our salmon fishing season on the fabulous Newtyle Beat…Read More..
The 2017 Scottish salmon fishing season has now finally drawn to a close. Each year my wife, Sam, an…Read More..
It was mid-September and my wife Samantha, and I were lucky enough to be given the opportunity to fi…Read More..
I have only salmon fished in England on one occasion. I think the main reason for this is because we…Read More..
It was early April and the River Spey had been fishing exceptionally well. Anglers on the river had …Read More..
It was early April and our wedding anniversary weekend. Five years of marriage had felt like fifty-f…Read More..
It was the beginning of March and we were looking forward to three days fishing on the magnificent D…Read More..
Opening day on the River Tay is always a special date on the Scottish salmon fishing calendar. It is…Read More..
It was the end of October and my wife Sam and I were looking forward to our annual week’s fishing on…Read More..
The moment we arrived at the fabulous Delagyle beat on the River Spey a few years ago, it was love a…Read More..
It was the end of July and some of the lower beats on the River Tay had been fishing well. Decent nu…Read More..
It was late June and great to see the River Dee fishing well again. After a slow start, catches on t…Read More..
It was the beginning of May and our good friend Grant Tigwell, proprietor of the Loch Tay Fish ‘n’ T…Read More..
It was the end of April and the weather had turned distinctly wintry. There had been heavy snow show…Read More..
It was mid-April and we had heard that sea liced fish were being regularly caught from Loch Tay. Thi…Read More..
It was the middle of February and since the River Tweed had opened at the beginning of the month, ve…Read More..
It was the second week of February and yes it was that time of year again, Valentines day. For once,…Read More..
The 15th of January has been a famous date firmly etched in the Scottish salmon fishing calendar for…Read More..
As the curtain has now been drawn on the 2015 Scottish salmon fishing season, we thought it would be…Read More..
It was early October and the sun was setting on another Tay season. The river was in need of a good …Read More..
It was the first week of September and the River Spey had been fishing well all season. When our goo…Read More..
The view while sailing through the Firth of Lorne looking over towards the mountains on Mull was bre…Read More..
It was the beginning of August and the weather had been unseasonably cool and wet for the time of ye…Read More..
The sun was shining and it was a beautiful late June morning. I was driving through the pretty Perth…Read More..
We have fished the Lower Birgham beat on the River Tweed for a number of years. It is an annual trip…Read More..
A 75th birthday is a special milestone in anyone’s life. So preparations for the big day were being …Read More..
We awoke to a wintry scene outside. There was at least an inch of snow on the ground and much more o…Read More..
It was early April and Easter was just around the corner. We thought it would be nice to go away for…Read More..
This season we have fished both the River Dee and Tay a number of times. When two rods became availa…Read More..
My wife had never fished the River Dee before as she only started fly fishing last year. So when I a…Read More..
After around twenty minutes, the long surging runs were beginning to take their toll on me more than…Read More..
The story behind the first salmon caught in the UK in 2015!
The alarm clock on my phone made its us…Read More..
As the curtain has now closed on another season, we thought it would be good to look back on what ha…Read More..
When I was still at school, I was very lucky as my Dad would regularly take me on fishing holidays. …Read More..
It was the last week of November and after fishing on the Upper Tweed the previous week, I thought I…Read More..
To say the weather in October was unsettled was a bit of an understatement. There were relentless lo…Read More..