UK pike on fly

Gerald Penkler recently got lucky with his first pike on fly. The 10 pounder was caught approx. 6 m deep on a rainbow trout imitation. He reported that he lost a much bigger fish next to the boat (estimated between 15 and 20 lb), but he was satisfied with the first fish.  I believe a 10 […]

Small stream fishing in North Wales

My good friend and fellow South African Gerald Penkler is starting to find his feet in the UK where he recently accepted a good job opportunity. Gerald has been sending me catch reports of his fishing excursions and the last one was something that certainly raised some jealousy. Here it is in his words: “In the […]