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 !”
Our Rodtrip team really enjoys an adventure which can be done by any flyfisher, young or old, on a budget or not.
Read more “700 teeth on a fly – winter 2015”
Several people contacted our Rodtrip crew, to ask information about the Belgium fishing regulations, and how to procure fishing licences. Despite being a small country , one can easily get confused because of our complicated fishing regulations.
Read more “Fishing in Belgium : a useful guide for newcomers and foreigners (Part 1. Wallonia)”
Like every year in March, trout fishing starts. We are always very excited to go back to the river and to catch our first fish on the fly.
Read more “The Rodtrip boys tell you their fishing opening !”
We all seem to get lost a little when we tackle a new river, dries ? nymphs ? streamers ? Which technique will make the fish eat our flies ?
Read more “How to approach a new river, when tackling it for the first time ?”
We spent our last weekend in France and it was 100% fly fishing ! We were invited at Coyolles for the Rise festival and we had in mind to try new lakes for pike in the same area.
Read more “Rise festival, Coyolles and pike fishing”
We hit the road again and head north, up to a river known for good trout fishing.
Read more “Iceland, Fity-five+ River”
Last year at the fly fishing fair of Charleroi, Belgium, I had the chance to meet a lama breeder who had started to commercialise the hairs for fly tying purposes.
Read more “Tying pike flies using lama hairs”
In 2015 we went in Denmark at the Denmark Fishing & Outdoor Lodge to fish for sea trout.
Read more “Sea trout fly fishing in Denmark”
The end of 2015 is approaching on us, which is a good reason for Marc Petitjean, world-famous fly-dresser, to announce the release of his “Swiss vise 25th Anniversary – Limited Edition 1990-2015”.
Read more “Swiss vise 25th Anniversary – Limited Edition 1990-2015”
At first we were a little surprised, but then very excited, when we received a message from Fishbone who invited Rodtrip for a two-days assessment with no less than Yannick Rivière, a French professional flyfishing guide.
Read more “Comeback on the Fishbone and Yannick Rivière traineeship”