Santa Claus came late (or early?)

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I just received an awesome new stick for the upcoming season – A G. Loomis 12`½” #7/8 GLX Stinger. Perfect for surface fishing in Umba, and Varzuga The 12`1/2” GLX is A surprisingly powerful 12’6″ …

What to bring to Salmon Heaven – The following list may inspire

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I know that some our many guests for the upcoming season already now, have started the first preparations for there week/weeks in Russia. The following list may inspire you of what you should bring The …

Important information for our Ponoi guests – Helsinki – Murmansk (MMK) Private chartered jet

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For 2012 charter flights will operate in the period 12 May – 29 September as follows Departs Helsinki Saturday 9 am, arrives Murmansk 11:55 AM Depart Murmansk Saturday 1:05 pm, arrives Helsinki 1:55 PM. All …

“There are many Salmon lodges on Kola – Why should I go to Umba?” We’ll keep things simple and we will give you our top reasons.

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Umba has so many unique advantages, which in our opinion makes it the obvious choice for the dedicated salmon angler looking for high quality accommodation and fishing. And last but not least – at very …

Ponoi / Acha river Explore 2012

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Ponoi river – Acha river explore program: The explorative alternative for the challenging guy, who likes a bit of sweat with his salmon! The helicopter will drop of the team with two well trained guides …

The Cascade – Simplicity when it’s best

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Ally’s Cascade salmon fly pattern has caught thousands of fish in recent years and has become one of the most successful flies for Atlantic salmon. Its inventor Ally Gowans tells the story of its beginnings. …

My first Salmon – Umba river

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Hej Steffen, This is my first Atlantic Salmon on a Fly! And what a beauty! 🙂 This funky 14 lbs. took my fly (Red Butt) at Upper Rats and my knees where shakin’ immediately, because …

Snap shots from Snake river and tributaries

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Check out some “Snap shots” from my resent visit the Snake, Clearwater and Grande Ronde river. For thousands of years, these rivers produced an amazing and bountiful subsistence fishery for the Nez Perce and other …

Just received this letter from Terry Nab in Idaho fishing Umba 10/9 – 17/9

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Hey Steffen – This year has been an awesome year of salmon fishing for me. It started in July with a week on the Gaula River in Norway followed by 3 days in Iceland, and …