FISHING IN UMBA IN AUGUST

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I had the good fortune to manage the camp in Umba during the last week of August 2010 and further on. That was something! Now, some of you may have the preconception that August is …

Tight line in Danish River Skjern

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Two days ago I was lucky to hook and land a fantastic 91cm/18lbs sea-liced salmon in Danish River Skjern. Skjern Å is one of the “Five Rivers” who have to fish if you wants to …

Salmon Junkies Varzugas watershed program 2011

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Salmon Junkies have managed to get some of the most attractive and enjoyable salmon fishing on the Kola Peninsula, as we have manage to get access to two of Varzuga’s most popular and fantastic fishing …

Something incredible sexy about the whooshy, swooshy Spey cast

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A long time ago, some smart Scottish people living on the river “Spey,” found they could cast farther, easier and catch more Atlantic Salmon using both hands.
End of the History Lesson! Today: Spey fishing is …

A word or two from Illtyd Griffiths – Long time Umba lover and Spey casting Guru in UK.

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“Life is about experiences and in fishing terms Krivetz always seems to provide an unforgettable experience every visit. Last year (2009) I hooked a fish on a sunny morning in Island Pool, it played with …

Loud reels can safe life

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Selecting a good reel for your Spey rod is relatively easy. Criteria to consider for a Spey reel include adequate line capacity, a solid drag mechanism, and a nice balance on your rod of choice. …

Umba report from David Jap

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Once again it was time for autumn fishing! – This years autumn trip brought me to the Umba River on the Kola peninsula…and what a time I had… The Umba Lodge is run by Salmon …