In this episode David experiments with a brand new fly pattern and fishes a static fly to midge sipping rainbows. It's a cold winters day fly fishing at Barlow Trout Fishery in North Derbyshire but the fish still seem to be feeding!
In this episode David has a red letter day with perfect conditions in the heart of Swaledale. Whilst encountering some fine wild brown trout on the nymph, David also discusses the benefits of tweed caps and his love of miserable weather.
In this episode a sudden plummet in temperatures and late April hail & snow forces a change of venue. This turns out to work in David's favour as he discovers a pool full or rising fish in the cool, clean waters of the Peak District's river Derwent.
In this episode David discovers some beautiful water close to home. Fly fishing using traditional spiders and nymphs on the river Loxley in Sheffield. The season has just opened and insect life is still sparse so prospecting the stream, looking for the likely lies is the order of the day.
In this episode David visits Ladybower reservoir in the Peak District in search of early season rainbows. The deep mysterious waters of this large water are home to some jumbo rainbows as well as the mysterious sunken villages of Ashopton and Derwent.