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Early Season Flies For River & Still Water

Early Season Flies For River & Still Water

It’s cold and frosty outside but the wild garlic will be starting to push up through the river bank in no time at all. We are busy preparing for this year’s fly fishing lessons in the Peak District. Checking tackle and stocking fly boxes ready for the off. Through March on the river we can expect the first few decent hatches of Large dark Olives whilst on the still water midges are likely to me the main hatch. On stocked…

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Trout Flies For March

Trout Flies For March

Most of our UK still waters are open with many rivers opening next week! It’s time to stock up on your trout flies ready for action. With the waters in lush conditions let’s have a look at the best trout flies for March. On the river     Upwing trout flies in March on the river will be limited to two species. The March Brown is mainly seen in the north of England and Scotland where it can be the…

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Early Season River Fly Fishing Tips

Early Season River Fly Fishing Tips

As the season kicks off, we are all full of enthusiasm and pent up energy from a long Winter hibernation. Unfortunately, for those venturing out on the rivers, it’s more than likely conditions will be akin to Winter than Spring! That said there are some key hatches to watch out for and some old faithful patterns that will catch fish no matter what the weather! If you are wanting to brush up on your fly fishing this season then we are…

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