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Month: January 2019

Germany 28-01-2019

Germany 28-01-2019

With the rain and snow melt I should have known that todays fishing outing would be a mission impossible but then when you want to catch fish you have to go to the water. The bike ride in the morning was a tad challenging as the head wind even at 05:45 in the morning was pretty strong. When I past the first major stream and heard the roar of the water I knew what I was in for. The last…

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Germany 20-01-2019

Germany 20-01-2019

Second time out on the river and now with some lower water as it had not been raining for a few days.The reason it had not been raining was the fact that cold weather had arrived.Winds had shifted to the east as high pressure over Russia dictated the weather.I opted for a late and short trip this day due to the cold and hoped to fish a while when the temperature would climb just above freezing in the afternoon.The river…

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Germany 13-01-2019

Germany 13-01-2019

The first fishing session of the year took place under ghastly conditions.Basically it rained all day and the river was in flooding stage.All the spots I visited yielded no bites and after a while it came up in methat continuing fishing would be senseless.All I could do at the end of the day was to visit the pub and dry out in front of the fire, first trip – first blank