Fish Tails Blog

Private charter to Cuba, Aardvark McLeod

Cuba has always held massive appeal for those looking to escape to a Caribbean country that not only offers fantastic fishing for a myriad of species, but also an unique and interesting cultural identity. Indeed, the culture and history is worth visiting for in its own right with making a trip excluding at least a… Read More>>>


Iron Blue Dun © Cyril Bennett

Mayfly Time. If any of our upwinged flies could ever be described as pretty it surely must be the little Iron Blue that hatches in May and then again in September and October. Small but unmistakable, with dark inky blue wings and so often hatching during blustery rainy weather exactly like we are experiencing at… Read More>>>


Alphonse Island Seychelles fishing Aardvark McLeod

Now is the time to start planning your 2017 and 2018 Indian Ocean season for Alphonse, Astove and Cosmoledo atolls. We have included space to all three atolls below so you can pick the week that best suit you. To run through the options please contact Charlotte Chilcott or call our office on +44(0)1980 847389 for more details…. Read More>>>


Taimen Fishing, Mongolia, Aardvark McLeod

Continuing on the series of our top travel tips we have covered many useful points but here are my additions for your next trip abroad. 1. Do not be afraid to try something different Your first port of call whenever going to a new destination should be your guide, they know the water and the… Read More>>>


Providence atoll Seychelles Aardvark McLeod

The Providence and Farquhar season for the 2016-2017 summer has drawn to a close but what memories of fish landed and lost, on both atolls, we have. Farquhar silenced the doubters post last years cyclone and the GT season on Providence was particularly good with some monster fish landed. The biggest bonus for the season on… Read More>>>


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River Avon - Chalkstream Fly fishing

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The River Avon offers classical chalkstream fly fishing for brown trout and grayling throughout the season.

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