Articles on spinning for salmon updated monthly.
For many salmon anglers spinning can feel quite monotonous and boring. Often when we spin, after som…Read More..
Traditionally the autumn months can be one of the most productive times on the Scottish salmon fishi…Read More..
There are a numbers of rivers and beats around Scotland that permit spinning for salmon. These river…Read More..
With summer now upon us, hopefully, there will be a decent head of grilse and larger summer salmon i…Read More..
Spinning during the spring months can have its advantages over fly fishing. Often, early in the seas…Read More..
The humble spoon is probably one of the most successful lures of all time when it comes to spinning …Read More..
The Scottish salmon fishing season opened in mid-January. The first rivers to open are located in th…Read More..
As salmon anglers, when we go to buy a new fishing outfit, we always think very carefully about whic…Read More..
Autumn can be a special time of year to fish for salmon in Scotland. Usually, the rivers have plenty…Read More..
When spinning for salmon, the speed at which you retrieve the lure is one parameter that can be easi…Read More..
We all know that when we arrive at a fishing beat first thing in the morning and are confronted with…Read More..
Most of the lures that we use when spinning are not what you would call subtle. Lures like spoons, R…Read More..
As salmon anglers, we have all experienced them. Those balmy warm summer evenings, when the sun has …Read More..
When spinning for salmon, it is very easy to go through the motions. Anglers, especially towards the…Read More..
There are many purists that enjoy our wonderful sport. These anglers will only fly fish, regardless …Read More..
Under normal circumstances, it is not usually difficult to cover large expanses of water when spinni…Read More..
There are a number of rivers, which open early in the season in Scotland and permit spinning. These …Read More..
Harling is a method of salmon fishing, which is unique to the River Tay. It involves fishing from a …Read More..
Many anglers enjoy having the opportunity to fly fish as well as spin for salmon. It can often break…Read More..
The spoon is a very popular lure amongst salmon anglers that spin. It is one of the most productive …Read More..
Salmon can be quite difficult to catch after a long hot summer, especially if water temperatures hav…Read More..
In the past, the floating Devon Minnow was a very popular lure amongst salmon anglers. In recent tim…Read More..
Spinning can be a very productive method of fishing for salmon during the summer months. Often if th…Read More..
When it comes to spinning reels, broadly speaking, there are two options to choose from. You can eit…Read More..
When you are salmon fishing, the depth at which your fly or lure is moving can often be critical and…Read More..
One of the distinct advantages of spinning for salmon over fly-fishing is that you can cover large e…Read More..
The spoon is a very popular lure amongst salmon anglers that spin. It is one of the most successful …Read More..
Spinning can be a very effective method for catching springers. During the early spring months, ofte…Read More..
The Devon Minnow has been a productive salmon lure over the years. It has a proven track record and …Read More..
When spinning for salmon, anglers are often faced with the dilemma of which line to use. Thankfully,…Read More..
Salmon can be quite difficult to catch after a long hot summer, especially if you have the toxic com…Read More..
The Flying Condom also known as the Flying C has proved to be a very successful lure over the years,…Read More..
During the summer months, water temperatures are usually high and river levels low. As water tempera…Read More..
Nowadays there are a great variety of lures on the market to choose from when spinning for salmon. Y…Read More..
For years, there has been the age-old argument that rivers and beats should become fly only and that…Read More..
I have found in the past that I have suffered from more backache after a day’s spinning then fly fis…Read More..
Many anglers find spinning quite boring and monotonous. They often seem to go through the motions, c…Read More..
Love it or loath it trolling can be a very effective method of fishing for salmon on lochs. Trolling…Read More..
When spinning for salmon, there are two types of reel that can be used. There is the traditional and…Read More..
Spinning for salmon can be a very effective method during the early spring months. River levels can …Read More..
Normally when spinning for salmon you start fishing at the head of the pool and cast the lure at 90 …Read More..
Recently there has been an explosion in the variety of salmon spinning lures available on the market…Read More..
The devon minnow has been around for years but appears to have fallen out of favour with many salmon…
Recently there has been a great influx of new spinning lures that have come on to the market. It lea…