A remarkable structure, built when we knew how to build and had the money to do it!
Returning a 2lb 10oz Trout - May 17
A very silver, 5lb 12oz Trout about to be released - May 17
At close to 6lb this is my biggest Malham Tarn Trout to date - May 17
Perfect Light, Malham Tarn
Some days Malham Tarn gets some amazing light. I was lucky enough to be there on such a day
Another On Opening Day
Probably the first trout caught on 'The Tarn' in 2017! - May 17
5lb 2oz Malham Tarn Trout
You go out on 'The Tarn' not knowing what it's going to throw up but when it throws up something like this trout over 5lb it makes all the hard work and long hours worthwhile - May 17
Brown Trout, Malham Tarn
Stuart Minnikin with the only fish from a difficult day on Malham Tarn - September 16
Yours truly working hard on a 'typical' Malham Tarn day afloat
This trout took my fly despite the temperatures being in the high 20's during a rare Yorkshire heatwave! - July 16
A client holds tight as a Malham Trout runs deep.
Malham Tarn has fluctuating numbers of Perch.
Stunning - nothing else to say!
Drifting The East Bank
A distant boat drifts the eastern shore
The Beautiful Yorkshire Dales
Malham Tarn is surrounded by some of the most dramatic countryside in the UK
Tenkara On The River Tees
A small trout comes to hand
Upper River Tees
This is the Upper River Tees not far below Cow Green Reservoir
The Upper River Tees near Widdy Bank Farm - fishing tenkara
Tenkara Fishing - River Tees
Tenkara in action on the River Tees the perfect river for the technique
Pocket Water - River Tees
Perfect tenkara water
Tenkara Fishing On The River Tees
The perfect location for this technique!
River Ribble Grayling
A huge grayling for a South African client from the River Ribble near Settle (2lb 4oz)
Fewston Reservoir in the Washburn Valley in the Yorkshire Dales near Harrogate
Fly fishing at Coniston Hall Lake in the Yorkshire Dales
Very realistic, detached body, Hawthorn imitations
The Deer Hair Emerger, a fly popularised by Bob Wyatt
A sparse but deadly fly