Small river float fishing for chub

Stream or small river. On a map, this stretch of water is marked as a small river, but to be honest it is not much more than a stream. Some…

Bread mash for chub and roach fishing

Bread mash Bread mash is an old fashioned ground bait for rivers. It's purpose is to disperse very small bread particles downstream to attract the fish up to where you…

Winter chub trotting on the upper Adur

Sudden mild weather Winter Chub - Since the new year the weather has either been too cold for me, or too wet flooding the rivers. It's now mid February and…

Stick float for shallow water

Alloy stem shallow water stick float These little shallow water stick float are brilliant in fast shallow water, either fishing close on a big river or trotting down a small…

A handful of Chub

I managed to find a couple of hours to fish the upper Adur I visited a few days ago. I fished from noon to about half two and caught a…