Hooks for Float fishing

The hooks I use for float fishing Small light hooks are synonymous with float fishing, but which ones to use? Fishing a lake As an example, I have in mind,…

Handmade float set for rivers

I find handmade floats very satisfying to fish with. It’s not just the natural materials, or that each one is unique. I enjoy the look and feel of them and…

Float fishing for perch by laying on

Laying on with a float, is a little used, old fashioned method of catching fish. But it is particularly good for bottom feeding fish like Carp, Tench, Bream and for…

Cinder Hill Fly Fishing Trip

Recently I was invited by a friend to a “taster day” at the Cinder Hill Trouting Syndicate. I know very little about fly fishing, but I do have Orvis fly…