During the last year, we were less active on the website. We were working hard on the new Rodtrip website and unfortunately it took longer than expected.
Read more “Our new website is live !”
When we google for reviews on new materials, rods, reels and accessories, we always tend to ask ourselves: did they really test it or are we watching an unboxing video?
That’s why we decided to take out the new Vision XO rod for more than just a swing in our backyard: we took it with us for a full trout season. Read more “Vision XO rod review: we took it with us for a full trout season”
We’ve worked on a new series of fly tying videos, as the season has now started, the first one is a pike fly…
We call it “La Glace à l’eau / Water Ice Cream”, you will understand why !
Read more ““La Glace à l’eau” an ice cream for pikes”
The last few weeks I have been tying my flies using the all-new HookBobbin.
It just looks like another bobbin holder, same old same old, you might think. Well, this one has a few new, unique features I hadn’t seen before.
Read more “Two in one : The HookBobbin !”
Catching a fish on a popper is great fun and everyone should try it once.
But before you can fish a popper you need to tie or buy your poppers.
Here is a simple and efficient pattern.
Read more “Tying a popper fly”
About a year ago we visited Vincent and Céline from Coyolles Fly Fishing, as they invited us to join them for the Rise Film festival.
Read more “Pike fishing in Ireland”
In May 2016, we went back in Ireland for the second time.
We spent a week at Castlehamilton and fished most of the time small lakes with our float tubes.
Read more “Big pike on the fly in Ireland arround Castlehamilton”
The second edition of the Pike Challenge is now over, we expected really tough fishing but our really brave and skilled competitors did the job !
Read more “Ranking of the Pike Challenge 2016”
We were really pleased to see the enthusiasm around this contest, we opened the registration last Friday and it was already full after about 50 minutes… that’s just crazy !
Read more “The teams of the Pike Challenge 2016”
We are super excited to announce the second edition of the Rodtrip Pike Challenge.
Read more “Register to the Rodtrip Pike Challenge 2016”
At the end of May we visited the Fly Fair in Holland.
This year it was being held at a brand new location, namely the trout fishery Berenkuil in Putten.
Read more “Fly Fair Holland 2016”
Last year we went to Castle Hamilton (see our video bellow), to check out if pike fishing in Ireland is as good as they say.
We went, we saw, and we had some serious fun.
Read more “Payback time with Irish Pikes !”