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Sight fishing – part 1

Introduction For the past ten years we (as @FlyStalkers) have travelled for a couple of weeks to Southland in the South Island of New Zealand for a fly fishing holiday. Many people wonder why we bother to travel for roughly 36 hours (one way) for two to three weeks of fly fishing. The answer is…

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Iceland travel notes, part one

Water moves slowly between cutbanks towards Atlantic ocean in Icelands north coast. Weather is surprisingly warm for early september and wind still air reveals every sound in these vast surroundings. Suddenly I hear rare but anticipated splash in upstreams. The surface breaks and raging sea trout reveals it’s absence. I move towards the fish fast…

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Red Truck Diesel 590

If you are looking for great all all-around rod for brown trout fishing, Red Truck Diesel #5 9´ will be for you. Enough power to cast medium sized streamers. Sensitive enough to handle fish over 60cm on a 6x tippet. Packs qualities you would expect from high-end rods but for half the price. Niko M.…

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