C’mon, let’s go back North, for great outdoors, magnificent fishing, unintelligible dialogues, coffee pots and good sound. And wet wading in trunks on the polar circle, viking style.
A very nice trip in a South African mountain range, fishing for beautiful trouts in tight cristaline waters on very light rods. Living the African dream.
Why do I go fishing? For many reasons. But one of them is surely for catching an exceptionnal fish. Today, one of these rare moments happened, with my fishing brother David. And this, on my natal river (as the salmons use to say). Thank You Mother Nature.
It’s like your regular video notebook about a fishing trip in northern Norway, just that it’s all about that little something we french call a je ne sais quoi, an elusive fragance that makes all the difference between boring and poetic.
I watch that film and it breaks my heart, I’m getting so emotional when I look at it, When I see joy, love, friendship and devotion. This is such a love lesson to us all. I know one day it’s going to be difficult for us to go fishing, when that day comes, take me fishing, no matter what!
Normally, this little corner of the river is my secret domain. Rarely are there other fishermen and even more rarely are there troublesome bathers to scare away the fish that amuse themselves playing in the rocks.
But this particular morning (morning, but not too early, after all…) the goddess bitch of the rivers decided otherwise, as demonstrated by the couple of immigrants from the Pas-de-Calais, their kids and their obese, menacing dog. The dog, with his olive green coat, made me think he was from the extreme right. The man, who was around 53 years old, looked at me like I was an old rusted can-opener abandoned near the water by campers. Read more…
You don’t know what’s the best line for you? You’re asking yourself “which line should I take to that stream, to fish that fish on the flats, what will suite me better on that lake” ? All your answers are in the RIO app, you can have it on your iPhone, Your Android or iPad, it’s free and will tell you which line to buy… helpfull. You’re a geek aren’t you?
Chasing reds in shallow waters of Southern Carolina, for the huge adrenalin rush when a fat red grabs this fly…
21st Coarse Angling World Championship for Ladies is this year in Portugal. We are not very found of championship, but this poster is so cool we had to put it up!