blog category: Freshwater fishing

Smith River, Fly Fishing, Montana, River Fishing, Trout Fishing, Fishing Guide, Aardvark McLeod

We are excited to announce that our partners in Montana will have even more Smith River launches for the 2018 season. The Smith is Montana’s only river that is permitted for both outfitters and the public. Lottery odds for drawing a May or June launch are often 3000:1 for public launches but these trips are… Read More>>>

Kalarhari Yellowfish, Orange River, South Africa, Aardvark McLeod, largemouth yellowfish, smallmouth yellowfish, Alex Jardine

Alex Jardine and Charlotte Chilcott have just returned from an exploratory trip to South Africa’s Orange River in search of largemouth yellowfish. This was a quest to see if the destination and species was comparable to other world class destinations. From lodges to tents and Land Rovers to rafts, they, alongside two other anglers, ventured… Read More>>>

Laxardal, Myvatnnsveit, Laxa I Adaldal, Iceland, trout Fishing, Aardvark McLeod

My first expedition north was filled with questions; my bags strained with numerous rods, reels and flies and I was brimming with excitement. All of the packing and excitement could not prepare me for my first Laxa wild brown trout experience. The sheer power, the searing runs and their prehistoric looks, it only took one… Read More>>>

Mayfly, chalkstream, river test, river anton, river avon,

Despite the early autumn and the damp and windy days the chalkstreams are continuing to produce some excellent dry fly fishing. Water levels are still low throughout the south of England but strong olive hatches in the daytime are being met by flurries of caddis in the evening to keep the trout rising. With winter… Read More>>>

Langa, salmon fishing, Iceland, Iceland Guide

The 2017 season is now drawing to a close, with mixed fortunes for salmon this season the Langá River has once again proved that it is a good option during low water years. Following the rivers relatively strong catch returns this season space is already filling fast for next season, now is the time to reserve your… Read More>>>