Month: June 2009

Inquisitive Cattle

Afternoon John Fished the lower water in the morning and had a cracking time , once I fathomed out a winning fly. Size 16 para Adams grey. 4 lovely browns followed and few more missed on some lovely water in cracking country. Tried the upper water in the late afternoon and found the fish willing …

Czech Mates

Martin, Zdenek and Vlada are Doug’s guests over from the Czech Republic and tonight they fished the Frome. We decided to fish around 10-Hatches as only one had waders, which meant that during the evening they had to complete the 10-Hatch Challenge! Zdenek almost there, while Martin & Doug wait their turn Although it was …

Thanks for a great day

Hi John, It was great to meet you yesterday. Dad and I had fantastic day on the River. After we saw you at the top end we went back to the lower water to catch a few more. The results for the day were: Dad had 3 good trout to about 1.5lb and got stripped …

Evening Rise

Spinners in the air

Has someone just been here?

Today was my first fishing trip on the Frome since my return from a fishing holiday to Bosnia – which was unfortunately spoiled by heavy rain and swollen rivers. From Bosnia & Herzegovina It was a wonderful summers morning, with a little cloud cover to keep the temperature at a comfortable level. As soon as …

Mayfly has been spectacular

John Mayfly has been spectacular, with some really good fish about. For once I’ve had a bit of time to enjoy it and have had some really good sessions. Evenings now particularly good – I took the attached video clip last night of the spinners just as they were starting to fall on the water …