Seasons End

The river season has finally drawn to a close but we did manage to sneak out a couple of days before the end of the season.  With the torrential rain we have had over the winter the rivers have been completely unfishable on any method so it was typical for the rivers to be just […]

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New Products in Store

We have some great new products to our online store.  We have expanded out range of bucktails by adding purple and lavender to our range.  Both these colours are great for Pike flies. We have also added Chocklett’s articulated big game shanks.  These are stronger than the usual articulated shanks and are ideal for Pike […]

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Chew Valley Reservoir – Fishing Report

When boat partner Andy Cheetham suggested a few weeks ago that we went to Chew for a weekend of fly fishing for Pike, naturally I said “yes”.   I don’t normally fish trout reservoirs at the back end of the season for a variety of reasons however, the fishing on the rivers and my local waters […]

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Fish-Skull Articulated Fish Spine

The Fish-Skull Articulated Fish Spine is the latest offering from Flymen Fishing Company.  The articulated fish spine allows you to tye incredibly realistic baitfish patterns. The Fish-Spine was co-developed with Blane Chocklett who is one of the fly fishing industry’s most forward thinking and innovative fly tiers.   By daisy-chaining a series of articulated shanks, Blane conceived of a […]

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Monster Muskie taken on the Fly

A young angler got the shock of his life whilst fishing for Smallmouth Bass near Hayward, Wisconsin as this huge 52″ Muskie took his frog pattern fished on a 6 weight rod.  The lucky angler is just awaiting verification of it being the largest Muskie caught on the fly.  If it is accepted, and there […]

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