Author Archives: stmichael

Barries fly fishing for pike

Pike fly fishing Welcome hope this helps First of all The rod 9ft or longer pref #9wt line With the banks on the river I prefer a 13ft rod 10wt line THE REEL try to match with rod but don’t go smaller Landing net if you don’t know how to handle pike Use a decent heavy duty landing net I use gardener pole find it stronger than the rest use a glove when gilling pike as have big teeth and […]

Mike Lonsdales Casting Clinic

Saturday May 6th. 10.30 a.m. saw a group of members gathered at the Grapes Hotel car park for a casting lesson from Mike, but his enthusiasm dictated that by the time I had struggled out of my car class had commenced down on the