Don't let it sink!

03/05/2016 | Comments: 1 | Categories:

I've had a bit of a sort out and filled a box with some more traditional wet and dry flies. The thinking was that the Japanese Kebari, with the forward hackles, have a long history. What about (...)


Searching for Silver

25/04/2016 | Comments: 0 | Categories:

"Where have I not fished for a while?" This was the question that I pondered while sitting at my desk tying a few flies. The Isle of Man has a wealth of rivers with easy access. The problem is (...)

Onwards to the Hills

21/04/2016 | Comments: 0 | Categories:

I opened the season in Glen Maye. The River continues to to Glen Rushen before disappearing into the hills. I really do like the stretch of river below the Rushen mines for Tenkara fishing. The (...)


Opening Season 2016- Glen Maye

03/04/2016 | Comments: 0 | Categories:

Opening day was the day before but the constant rain and flooded rivers really didn't make it an option to make a start. Saturday was forecast as a much better day. Overnight rain and showers in (...)


Breathless at Block Eairy River

30/09/2015 | Comments: 0 | Categories:

Block Eairy Reservoir is our highest reservoir on the Isle of Man. I had a report that there were fish in the river that feeds it so when I had a few hours I took the opportunity to see if I could (...)