Check out our latest Video from Umba – Fall 2010

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The Video was shot during 3 days in Umba this fall – Kåre and I was fishing some days, between our homework. And I must admit we was blessed by higher power. During one afternoon …

A word or two from Umba veteran and Umba lover Illtyd Griffiths

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24lbs from Umba. Lower Rat Pool Life is about experiences and in fishing terms Krivetz always seems to provide an unforgettable experience every visit. Last year I hooked a fish on a sunny morning in …

Swing with Switch rods

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There’s been a lot of buzz in the past couple of years about switch rods – lightweight double-handed rods in the 10 to 12 foot range that are designed for both two-handed and overhead casting. …

Salmon to all in the group

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Our bonus day yesterday produced salmon to all in the group, even though not all were landed. Some fall biggies were also recorded in the logbook (more specific details will come tomorrow). This season Saturday …

Mohlin of Sweden – Probably the finest hand made fly reels in the world

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Bo Mohlin is a fully qualified engineer and avid angler. He lives in the South part of Sweden, in a small town close to the famous river Em. In 1981 he was fishing with a …

Tube flies for Autumn Chrome

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Recent years have seen the development of many and varied innovative salmon fly designs. Today’s salmon fly fisherman has a great many weapons in his armory, ranging from simple single, double or treble hooks, short …

Summer diary from Umba river

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Few Salmon Rivers on the Kola have affected Salmon anglers from all over the world like the Umba. Since the beginning when the first pioneers fished this astonishing river, Umba has symbolized Russian Salmon fishing …