Fergus Liggins has returned for the 3rd time this year with his family. We are all delighted as today he has had some success in The Old Egypt Pool at 5.50pm when he caught this 12lb salmon with a Gold Ally Shrimp fly. The conditions have been favourable with water height at 6inches, with a…
2017 Fishing Statistics
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On September 4th Justin Harvey visited for the day. He caught a 5lb salmon, and returned it. This was caught in Pool 11. We were pleased to see Mike Blee and his wife Sue visit the Orchard Cottage for the week beginning 10th September, and and on 13th September Mike caught and returned an 11…
August has started really well with Mr Wilkinson catching a 10lb salmon on 2nd August in The Pulpit Pool with a Rapala and then a 15lb salmon on Saturday 5th August with flying C. Here is Mr Wilkinson Iain McLeod returned on Saturday 12th August, and had some more success when he caught a fresh…
JULY 2017 has been a super month for the Tiptoe Beat! PHOTO FOR JULY : Mike Blee’s 7 1/2 lb Salmon caught in Pump House Pool Mike Blee and his wife Sue have returned to stay in The Orchard Cottage and to fish, and he has had an amazing visit! On 3rd July the water…
PHOTO FOR JUNE: Iain McLeod’s Sea Trout 2 lb and 15 oz caught in Tiptoe Throat on Droppen June has been very good! Gary Brook visited The Orchard Cottage in early June and the river was too high to wade, however he managed to catch some brown trout in the Beech Pool. 16th June David…
Although the season has been slow there have been some good brown trout seen, and then on May 21st Iain McLeod visited, and had a successful day! He caught 2 Fresh run Sea Trout, 2lb 14ozs and 2lb on a mepps. One from Top Stream and the other from the Beach Pool.