Fly Fishing Blog from James Marcheselli

Glencanisp Lodge 2013

This year we spent time mountain river fishing above the Kirkaig falls on the river Kirkaig in the numerous pools that lie between Loch Fionn and the head of the falls. This very exciting stealth fishing requires up stream casting. Unseen fish will then dart up from nowhere...

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Forget the turkey: get your fishing vouchers ordered for Christmas.

It’s winter, and the clichés are coming in thick and fast. Yes, the clocks have gone back. Yes, the nights are drawing in. Yes, there’s a chill in the air. But none of those well-worn maxims are reasons to stop fishing. At Bewl, you can fish from the bank till mid-February, with boat...

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‘Aving it at Avington

Trying out a new fishery is always a thrill, especially when you’ve heard it’s home to supersized rainbows, so I was particularly excited about visiting to Avington Trout Fishery in Hampshire. I set off at the crack of dawn, accompanied by The Two Richards, and our...

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A fishy start to a very fishy business

September 13th marked the official launch of my fly fishing business - a controversial choice of mid-week date given the amount of free ale, fizz and wine on offer. Supported by West Kent Networking, the launch took place in the beautiful surroundings of Chilstone, with the kind support of general manager Steve Clark. ...

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