Small stream fishing

Small stream, big fish

With the sun still shining I headed across to a small, lightly fished chalkstream that wends its way through some serious jungle. This is strangulated fishing at its most challenging but there are some big beasts in the water so I had to be prepared – hefty tippet and a landing net are crucial. Clear […]

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Small stream fishing

How to irritate the Gods of Angling

Boy, the Gods of Angling had some fun with me today. I suppose it was largely my fault and that I should have known better. Here’s the story. I was off to a small stream known to hold some meaty trout, both browns and rainbows (the latter being refugees from a number of nearby trout […]

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