March 17th 2012 – Butterstone

After  looking at the Butterstone fishing reports I was not looking forward to it – I wanted to go fishing but did not want a repeat of last year when our rod average was over 10 – the Butterstone fishing reports advised that the rod average for the opening day was over 12. However when…

October 8th 2011 – Lake of Menteith

Yet another unremittingly dreich day, set in a season of unremittingly dreich days. So, not many photos – this season has seen me switch, after 7 years of shooting in aperture priority, to using shutter priority – just so I can be sure of getting enough light through the lens before everything goes blurry! The…

September 25th 2011 – Loch Leven

Another attempt (after quite a few years’ hiatus) to get a good, productive end of season outing at Loch Leven. Prospects were quite good. It had been fishing well, and the day started with a light southerly breeze and good overhead. Word was that when the fish were up, intermediates were all that were required.…