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Germany 29-09-2013

Germany 29-09-2013

Today I had arranged special permission to fish in one of the private mill pools at our stream.Allthough the main attraction would have been the Trout you might encounter there thesepools also housed very large Roach and Dace. I had feared that the strong easterly wind on this cloudless day would make fishing absolutely miserable but fish where pretty active in the morning.It all worked out pretty nice as the Trout put up quite an areal show and the Roach…

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Germany 21-09-2013

Germany 21-09-2013

On this day we headed first to the headwaters of our little stream as one of our friendshad reported quite a few trout at that location.If was a nice hazy fall morning with a quite enjoyable temperature. I had not visited the headwaters for a long time as fishing there was useless during times of low water. Every season the stream changed it’s face, trees fell and created new deep pools – other places tended to fill up with sand….

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Germany 14-09-2013

Germany 14-09-2013

A time ago I was complaining about the lack of water in the stream.Well, the weather patterns have finally changed and water is coming out of the sky.The timing is however far from perfect as it seems that it rains mostly during the weekends.This weekend was the same, it rained cats and dogs on the day I planned to go fishing. The plan for saturday was first to join the work party at our hatchery and then fish for a…

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Germany 01-09-2013

Germany 01-09-2013

Today I fieldtested some nymphs that I had tied yesterday.Some of my buddies almost exclusively used the pattern, I tried it a few timesand could not score a single fish with it. During the recent Harz trip I borrowed some of these nymphs from my friendand did quite well with them so it was time for a second go, As the drought continiued I opted to fish far downstream from my usual hauntshoping that the feeder streams would provide deeper…

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