another small stream escapade gem from Luke Bannister, a little something to wet the lips for those of us looking forward to another upcoming trout season. enjoy !
in the UK the ‘traditional’ way to fish Spiders/North Country Wets/soft hackles is upstream or across stream and that’s how i like to fish them best. it doesn’t have anything to do with the tradition aspect because i couldn’t care less about tradition but because this manner presents the fly(s) in a dead drift/natural way […]
and watch this, you’ll be happy. if that wasn’t enough, there’s always the previously posted Monsieur Hulot goes Fly Fishing, again featuring Luke Bannister, one of Britain’s most respected bamboo fly rod crafters.
ok, it isn’t really Jaques Tati but Luke Bannister. (excuse me, sometimes i forget to put my glasses on) Luke makes lovely-lovely split cane rods and here he’s fishing one of his ‘SuperFast 7′ 4wt in a lovely-lovely place, somewhere in the northern UK. there’s beautiful rivers and streams all over the World but for […]
needles to say, it is an enormous honour to have TLC‘s fly casting reference page mentioned in this recent book by John L. Field ! funny thing, and i sincerely hope you’ll pardon my ignorance, John… is until now i’ve never heard of this gentleman but that’s all about to change as i just downloaded […]