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Here! Friday June 28th. Modern tactics for Switch, Scandi Skagit & Spey

Here! Friday June 28th. Modern tactics for Switch, Scandi Skagit & Spey

Many of you were here on our Open Day with John & Jim & wanted more personalised tuition. Well here it is! 10.30am to 2.30pm on Friday 28th June, (week Friday). Cost is £70.00 but the session will be intensive. Max of only eight anglers for the full four hours with Jim Fearn & John Walker. Both are AAPGAI instructors. Jim one of the most experienced salmon instructors while John has a fantastic knowledge of double handed fishing on our local rivers. If you’d like to atten[..]

Categories: Events, Jubilee Lakes, Salmon Casting

Open Day Prize Winners

Open Day Prize Winners

Had a great Open Day. Even the weather was kind. Congratulations to our lucky open day winners. Jordan picked up his Vision Toka Fly Rod and was spotted later in the day on the Tees. Lewis popped in to pick up his Stonfo Kaiman Vice last weekend, I think his grin say it all. Happy tying!Thank you everyone for yet another amazing turn out. Sandra, Dave & Angie[..]

Categories: Anglers Lodge, Events, Jubilee Lakes

LAKES RE-OPENING

LAKES RE-OPENING

Our Lakes Re-open on Thursday 28th March 2024. Times will be as usual and the same as our tackle shop - Thursday & Friday, inc Good Friday from 10a.m. until 4p.m. and Saturdays from 10a.m. until 2p.m. It'll be great to have the Lakes open again and look forward to seeing our anglers. May be worth booking this first week or so. Tel: 01388772611. Don't worry if you get the answerphone as it's checked very regularly. Just leave your name, phone number and the day you'd like to fish. We'd soon p[..]

Saturday 18th May 2024 - Tackle, Tying & Techniques

Saturday 18th May 2024. Jim Fearn, AAPGAI & John Walker Jnr will be here demonstrating & advising on RIO/ Vision tackle. Jonathan Barnes will be here teaching how to tie his deadly river patterns PLUS Special offers on RIO/ Vision Tackle PLUS we have a two great raffle prizes - a Vision Trout Fly Rod* for the tackle raffle and a Stonfo Vice for the fly tying raffle. Jim Fearn AAPGAI qualified Master of Single & Double Hand casting and RIO/ Vision Pro-Guide will be here and no-one kno[..]

Categories: Anglers Lodge, Events, Jubilee Lakes, New fly Rods

Tackle shop again - check here for full details.

Tackle shop again - check here for full details.

Latest Lockdown over we can now welcome customers back into the Tackle Shop again. We're opening limited hours - Friday 10am to 4pm and Saturday 10am to 2pm. If you can't make it to the shop and don't want to order here online you can order by phone on a morning on 01388772611 either to arrange delivery or to collect from our gates every day except Sundays. With the end of another lockdown but with the winter approaching we have decided to wait to re-open the Lakes until spring. We’d appre[..]

Categories: Jubilee Lakes, Anglers Lodge, Events, New Tackle

Blyths Catching Patterns for Jubilee Lakes

Blyths Catching Patterns for Jubilee Lakes

Blyth Palmer always bucks the trend though. He had 13 trout last time he was here at the weekend and another 12 today. He had a lovely 5 pounder this morning but caught on his favourite pattern - the Fluffcat. Blyth has six favourite patterns he uses here but they aren't standard stuff. He's been kind enough to let us have a look. No emergers here - they aren't his style - but these are certainly deadly patterns. Left from top: Orange & Coral Blob; Yellow Buzzer - this has the finest silver[..]

Categories: Jubilee Lakes

Jubilee Lakes Report, Saturday 30th April

Jubilee Lakes Report, Saturday 30th April

Jubilee Lakes, Saturday 30th April. Just brilliant fishing consistent on buzzers, cdc's often just subsurface and damsels expecially with a hot head bead. This is definitely the best spring fishing for years and I have to say we are loving it! Blyth Palmer from South Shields, below left took a lovely trout of 10lb 10oz on a fluffcat while Stuart Ryan from Coxhoe, below right took a 4 pounder and 4lb 4oz on a taddy. Good fishing to be had whether on the surface or deeper down on a lure. Anglers w[..]

Categories: Jubilee Lakes