It’s that time of the year when anglers are beginning to plan their fishing trips for the coming season. For some people, these excursions will occur close to home, while others may be looking at traveling further afield. The Internet is full of information on fishing destinations around the world. Researching these locations online and […]
On this trip we are fishing in Sweden for trout and arctic char. Fly fishing in Sweden is almost an annual tradition with the family and often it proves to be just the perfect fishing trip. And this trip didn’t fall short either. Fishing Sweden was once again perfect for dryfly trout and arctic char […]
Enjoying myself and being comfortable on a backpacking trip starts with preparing the essential gear needed. Below I will be sharing with you the gear I bring along with me as well as my own personal opinions in regards to my gear. Keep in mind, I’m a fly fisherman first and a backpacker second. So […]
With a windy week ahead of us, one tool that I keep on board my vessel is a marking buoy. Even though most anglers have a GPS of some sort, I find myself avoiding a screen on a nearshore flat. Lining up on a stationary object is easier than getting close to a number on a fast drift. Number and […]
A family fishing outing turned out to be the greatest experience for both father and son.
The first Sunday in February marked a new beginning for the Harpers. We hadn’t been to church since pretty much the beginning of duck season, which was wayyy too long. Our church family welcomed us with open arms and loved hearing stories about our travels over the past year. However, they were happier to hear […]
From steady decline to a thriving, innovative club with hundreds of young anglers, Hull and District Anglers’ Association is a success story with the local community at its heart. Dom Garnett spoke to Youth Development Officer Derek Pye to discover how they achieved their remarkable change of fortunes. Right across the angling world these days, […]
I like fishing. Not actual fishing – I like the peace and quiet of being at sea. It’s different. -Rafael Nadal “Fish on!” was always the shout you would hear from my dad whenever there would be a fish on one of our fishing lines. Sometimes he liked to fool us and shout it just to […]
Famous fishing spot in Yokosuka, Kanagawa. Very crowded in weekend for families. 10+ min walk by train station “Yokosuka chuo” of Keikyu line.
Getting youngsters out on the bank is the single most important task we face as anglers. But what’s the secret to getting them to love it? We asked a panel of star angling parents and fishing coaches for their top tips and words of wisdom. It’s always worth checking the Get Fishing website too, for […]