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Eschach June 10th. 2006 – Morning session

Eschach June 10th. 2006 – Morning session

One of the waters we where allowed to fish was the Eschach.This small stream flowed up in the mountains and was described in the hotels brochure as a very pretty and very difficult water to fish.We looked at the map and picked out the village of Eisenbach as our starting point .EschachThe stream was small indeed, to catch fish there would be challenging.At the location where we stopped the trees along the river had just been trimmed.It was too bright…

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Flyfishing Germany – Untere Argen/Eschach 2006

Flyfishing Germany – Untere Argen/Eschach 2006

I Just returned from a couple of days fishing down in the deep south of Germany near the Swiss border.I had a great time down there and managed to catch some fish.Below a small selection of pictures I took, detailed report will follow later.

Netherlands June 6th. 2006

Netherlands June 6th. 2006

This morning I went to the harbor for a rematch withthe yellow perch.In one of the corners of the harbor a perch was following the streamer but would not strike.I decided to remove the steel trace so the streamer would movemore naturally through the water.That change did the trick because a cast near some moored boatsyielded a little yellow perch.A bigger fis was following the hooked perch so after releasing the fish I tried to get the bigger one.Unfortunately the larger fish…

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Germany, 05-06-2006

Germany, 05-06-2006

I have just finished a beautiful and productive fishing day in Germany. Fellow club member Joop picked me up at 7.30, half an hour later we where tackling up at the river bank. The morning air felt chilly and the promised sun was nowhere to be seen. Checking out the good spots, The mayflies that where so abundant a few days ago where not to be seen. So instead of tying on a klinkhamer dry I decided to fish a…

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Germany 03-06-2006

Germany 03-06-2006

Today I went to Germany and visited my trout stream. In recent days the river was flooding but water flows had returned almost to normal. There where some mayflies on the water but most where intercepted mid air by the local bird population. Now and then you could see a rising fish but nothing consistent. Even the normally abundant roach seemed to be absent. The usual trout hideouts still contained fish and soon I had a trout racing after the…

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