THE SQUIRMY SWITCH

Spanish barbel after barbel would tear off on their first run and then proceed to rip tippet and squirmies ragged over the sharp gravel. Most fish were caught on dries (story coming soon), but for deeper, mud rooting barbel, Leonard Flemming’s improved bloody squirmy was particularly effective (https://themissionflymag.com/2015/05/11/improved-bloody-squirmy/). However, the squirmies did not hold up [...]

By |2019-07-08T11:34:39+02:00June 28th, 2019|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

WISHLIST FISH: THE WELS CATFISH

No normal poeskêt, the Wels or European catfish is a freshwater behemoth that few dare tackle on fly. Photographer David Tejedor (aka @davidpikefly on Instagram) is one who does, frequently. In issue 15 he weighs in on what it takes to land the Jabba the Hutt of the piscatorial world. Hint: like a sort of [...]

By |2019-05-09T12:48:17+02:00May 9th, 2019|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments