European fly fishing magazine
The indications which tell your dry fly angler when to strike are clear and unmistakable, but those which bid a wet fly man
raise his rod-point and draw in the steel are frequently so subtle, so evanescent and impalpable to the senses,
that when the bending rod assures him that he has divined aright, he feels an ecstacy as though he had performed a miracle each time.
"Minor tactics of the chalkstream and kindred studies" (1910) G.E.M. Skues
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Around the lake wildlife thrives. At midnight we could admire an Elk (Alces alces) grazing in front of our cabin
How thin is the line between a blanking day and a successful one
We walked for hours through the low moutains of Finnmark to reach the higher part of the river, home of the wild brown trout and mysterious large shadows..
A fly fishing only reservoir with decent stocked fish and good water quality, but catching ain't always easy..
Buzzer's hatches are often underestimated. Chironomidae are big part of the trout's diet and thrive plentifully in most streams.
An attractor pattern of very old origin. Employed as wet fly it accounted for trout and chub in my personal record . It was extremely popular between the end of the XIX and the early XX century, and today..
Euro emerger employs two very soft but contrasting materials, CDC being floating and water repellent and snipe that sinks
HM streamer is tied with a wing of natural soft and translucent material
Effective bread fly pattern. It can float or sink when soaked.