On Tuesday 2nd November Angus Walton visited the river , and had a successful day with 2 salmon catches . More info later! Mark Stokes visited on Monday 8th and caught a 4 lb salmon in the top Stream Pool with a cascade fly. Take a look at The August 2010 Issue of the Fly…
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2010 Fishing Statistics
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David Morton, and his wife stayed for a week in early October. On October 5th he caught in the Top stream and returned, a 31/2 lb grilse with a Black & orange Double size 10 On 9th October Mike Smith caught a 14lb salmon on the fly in the Mile marker. Matthew and son Rory…
Thursday 2nd September The water remains low. Mike Blee has had a lovely day. He caught and returned a 3 3/4 lb salmon in the Pulpit Pool on a mepps, and then ventured down to the newly fully accessed Hole Pool and caught a 3lb Salmon with a cascade 16. On Tuesday 7th September Tony…
A RECORD BREAKING AUGUST! The first week of August the Askew family are staying, and the father and son team have already had some success! On 2nd August @6.30am Tom caught a 1 1/2 lb Grisle in the Mill Run with a silver stoat , and Paul Askew caught a 2 1/2 lbSea trout in…
July has been exciting month with some great visitors to the Tiptoe beat of the River Till. On Thursday July 1st Paul Masshedar, who has been staying in the cottage, caught a beautiful 6lb Sea trout with a Peter Ross fly in the irrigation pool. On Friday 2nd July, a lovely sunny day he caught…
Malcolm Johnston caught several beautiful fresh Sea trout beginning on morning of Friday 4th June in the mile Marker pool with a 2 1/4 lb caught with a spinner. His success continued that evening in the top stream with 2 x sea trout 2lb & 2 1/4 lb with a very small pearl budied fly,…
Malcolm Johnson from Knaresborough, North Yorks (he is lifelong fly tier) caught a beautiful 3lb sea trout on 17th May in the Tiptoe Throat Pool. Mike Smith caught a 1 3/4 lb sea trout , and saw lots of brownies. We have been fortunate this month to have Angus Walton, and his college friend, Mike…
We have been fortunate that Angus Walton has been available to provide advice and practical help with the work on the river banks. Here are some photos showing him hard at work.
Stephen and Alison Jones arrived on Sunday with the river levels very high 4′ 5″. By Monday morning they were lowering to 3′ 6″ and Tuesday 2′ 8″ , so the conditions are slowly improving, and the latter part of the week looking more hopeful. Watch this space!