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Netherlands 12.11.2017

Netherlands 12.11.2017

I had planned some river fishing today over the border in Germany but with the low temperature and constant rain I decided to ditch that plan. It was quite cold and so I made up plan B to go to my perch spot at the end of the day when the temperature would be at its highest. My hotspot was a canal and although that water held perch and also pike you had to find the fish otherwise the exercise…

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Netherlands 08.06.2017

Netherlands 08.06.2017

As the Asps where still milling in my head I had to go back to the big river. A little search on the internet revealed some information that should have been helpful  to improve my chances. One of the things written was be early on the water and so I was at the big river somewhere around 5.30 ish. Off course no people, no shipping traffic and thus clear water. What I noticed where fish in the surface … small…

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Netherlands 05.06.2017

Netherlands 05.06.2017

With all the low water at the home stream I decided today to head in the opposite direction aka west to try my luck on the big water. I opted to go to the Ijssel river or as the Romans called it “Isala”. Big, wide, strong current and so on, a whole other dimension than what I am normally used. My timing was a bit off meaning late as it was a beautiful day and the spot I picked was…

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Netherlands 25-04-2017

Netherlands 25-04-2017

Today my friends and I tried to catch a seatrout (searun browns) at a coastal lake that is part in a pilot project to reintroduce migratory fish to the northern part of the Netherlands. We where hoping to run into one of the searun browns or at least get a flounder or an ide (shiner) but the weather was against us. It was cold, the wind had stirred up the sediment of the lake causing the visibility to drop to…

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