Laxey River - Town Section

5/14/2012 | Comments: 1 | Categories:

Yesterday was Cornea and today it was the turn of Laxey. I must confess that I've never fished this river before. I've kept looking and thinking there must be fish in there!

I parked up (...)


Cornae River

5/13/2012 | Comments: 0 | Categories:

Cornae River has a good run of sea trout and salmon as well as a healthy population of brown trout. It's been a while since I've fished this river and the first time I've fished it all the way (...)


Rivers Dhoo and Glass - NSC

4/28/2012 | Comments: 0 | Categories:

My son was playing hockey at the National Sports Center (NSC) which fortunately for me is where the Rivers Dhoo and Glass combine to flow through Douglas.

I had intended to fish the (...)


Colby River

4/22/2012 | Comments: 0 | Categories:

This is the first time I've fished this river. The lower waters are controlled by the Manx Game Fishers and so not available to me. However, above their water in Colby Glen is a lovely stretch of (...)


Santon Gorge

4/10/2012 | Comments: 0 | Categories:

Not the easiest of places to get to but very beautiful. I decided to start opening day in the gorge.

Despite 2 hours fishing in the idilic surroundings I only managed to move one fish (...)