Top Tips for Fly Fishing Beginners

Fly fishing is a wonderful sport and if you’re looking to get started, you’ve certainly come to the right place. Follow our top tips for fly fishing beginners and with a bit of patience and practise, you’re sure to reap the rewards. Venue When it comes to choosing a venue, you should ideally find a […]

Top 5 Tips For Fishing in Cold Weather

Fishing is traditionally done on a warm, sunny day when the fish are at their most active. But depending on where you’re situated, the winter can set in for a number of months at a time, and it may seem impossible to head out to the nearest lake and try and catch something. Fishing in […]

Making Sure Your Fishing Equipment Lasts

Fishing equipment isn’t cheap and we all know what it’s like to have to kiss goodbye a favourite rod and reel because it’s come to the end of its lifespan. But looking after your gear can extend the lifespan somewhat, giving you more time to reel in a catch on your lucky rod. If you […]

Secrets For A Great Day On The Water

Whatever type of boat you have and whatever type of fishing you enjoy, there are some things you need to do to ensure that you always enjoy your day on the water. Take heed of these great tips and you’ll have the best experience every time. Wear sunscreen Even if the sun is not shining, […]

Top Boat Care Tips For Enthusiasts

If you want to be a better boater and to ensure your boat is always in tip top condition, these tips will give you the edge, every time. Wipe off dew Morning dew is actually distilled water. If you wipe off your boat using it, your boat will be spotless and it will cost you […]

Your 5 Top Tips for Sustainable Fishing

It’s no secret that recreational fishermen love catching fish, but a smart angler is also concerned with protecting them and their species in the long term. It might seem paradoxical, but it actually makes a lot of since; fishermen witness first hand the damage that happens to marine and river ecosystems when their fishing practices […]

7 Biggest Fish Caught With Rod and Reel

The ones that got away usually get bigger with every retelling of the story, but what about the fish that weren’t so lucky? The biggest of them made it into the record books, where we can find – and marvel at – their mammoth sizes. Take a look at some of the biggest catches since […]

Get Knotted: An Early History of Fly Tying

Arguably the most graceful form of angling there is, fly fishing is perhaps much older than most people realise. To the popular mind, fixing various materials to a hook with thread or resin could not be more than a few centuries old, but in reality, fly tying is much older; in fact, it is ancient. […]

Kitchen Secrets for Flavourful Fish

There is nothing quite like the taste of fresh fish, especially if it has been prepared with the perfect seasonings, and is served with the best side dishes. Many anglers are no stranger to grilling a catch with a knob of butter, some garlic and parsley, and perhaps a bit of lemon – it’s a […]