River Frome, Dorset

River Frome, Dorset

Unpredictable, challenging, different, yet remarkably memorable. Matt Kidd recounts his first ever visit to the River Frome in Dorset.

Author:
Fieldsports Journal
Sea trout mysteries

Sea trout mysteries

An investigation into why only some trout run to sea whilst others remain in their river of origin.

Author:
Toby Coe
Taimen on fly

Taimen on fly

Following an adventure in pursuit of taimen, it’s hard to fathom that a place like Outer Mongolia still exists. It’s just you, the wilderness, and the chance to catch the fish of a lifetime...

Author:
Alex Jardine
Modern-day bamboo fly rods

Modern-day bamboo fly rods

Every keen angler should fish the evening rise with a split cane rod at least once in their lifetime, says Matt Kidd after a visit to Gavin Haywood’s workshop.

Author:
Fieldsports Journal
Trout fishing on Iceland’s Minnivallalaekur

Trout fishing on Iceland’s Minnivallalaekur

Inspired by a fleeting experience several years ago, Steffan Jones revisits the enchanting ‘Minni’ river in the south of Iceland to pit himself against challenging monster brown trout.

Author:
Fieldsports Journal
Three favourite pink flies

Three favourite pink flies

Almost every species of fish seems to show a distinct penchant for pink.

Author:
Matt Harris
Golden char fishing in Japan

Golden char fishing in Japan

An exploratory trip to Japan’s Lake Akan in search of golden char.

Author:
Jess McGlothlin
How to catch more trout

How to catch more trout

Five top tips for catching more trout.

Author:
Toby Coe
Fishing for arapaima

Fishing for arapaima

Heading deep into the wilderness of the South American rainforest in pursuit of monstrous arapaima – one of the most astonishing things you will ever do with a fly rod in your hand.

Author:
Matt Harris