Some playing and releasing advices

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Gearing up: Your leader tip should be heavy enough to bring a large salmon quickly. There is nothing sporty about too weak tackle. In order to land the fish most efficiently, it is important to …

In Umba there is always a chance to catch salmon over 20lbs – Every day – Every week – From May till October

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I have been fortunate to fish almost all of the rivers on the Kola Peninsula. For me Umba is the “Jewel of the Crown”. Umba has so many unique advantages that in my opinion make …

Do you plan to use the Helsinki – Murmansk flight this summer?? – Great Offer from Hilton Helsinki-Vantaa Airport Hotel

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Salmon Junkies guest can now get a 10% discount from best available rates. link for that is www.hilton.com/corp10 <http://www.hilton.com/corp10> – it does not require any codes, just fill in the dates and select room type …

Ponoi and Umba season 2010 – countdown for a new season in Salmon Heaven

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PONOI AND UMBA SEASON 2010 Welcome to Salmon Junkies programs in Ponoi and Umba – following information regarding Visa and travelling will hopefully help you to get a clear picture of the …

What does a Salmon Junkie wear out there??

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Dressing up to be prepared for all sorts of weather changes that might occur during a fishing trip is never easy. Most salmon anglers have experienced this from time to time. Most salmon anglers have …

The universal and hot Cascade fly – A must for the ammunition box

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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. Fishing one the many Famous Russian Salmon river it is …

Ponoi and Umba – it doesn’t get cheaper!

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I am sure that for most of you Salmon Junkies out there, January and February are some tough months, where it is a matter of survival, literally like the many Osenka salmon resting under the …

Fabulous Umba! – Umba week 35

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The trees where dressed up carnival style and another ten twenties had to bite the dry grass along the Umba banks this week. As usual for this time of season the waterlevel was steadily dropping …

Latest news – World famous reel maker Stan Bogdan casting into the sunset

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I read last week that reel maker Stan Bogdan is retiring and closing his business in New Hampshire. While his name may not be well known to most people, in the world of Atlantic salmon …

A Celebration of Salmon Rivers – A Fantastic Book from NASF

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NASF’s exciting new photography book, A Celebration of Salmon Rivers, is a significant book in the world of the Atlantic salmon. Covering more Atlantic salmon rivers than any book before and containing a Foreword by …