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Sea-Trout Fishing Methods

The chief methods of fishing for sea-trout may be briefly listed thus : fly-fishing, spinning, rolling or running worm, and drop-minnow. On certain big lakes a specialized form of dapping from a drifting boat is also used. Of these methods … Continue reading

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Fishing for Salmonidae: Whitefish and Char

The whitefishes and the chars are members of the Salmonidae, although they are not recognized anglers’ fishes in the popular sense. Few anglers fish specifically for these species, for reasons which will be outlined below. At the same time, angling … Continue reading

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Sea-Trout Fishing Methods: Lake Fishing and Dapping

Lake Fishing Sea-trouting in lakes raises rather different problems from those encountered on rivers. In rivers, we usually have a fairly good idea where the fish lie; in lakes this is not so. A featureless lake can be a depressing … Continue reading

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Spinning for Sea-Trout: Fishing Methods

A great many sea-trout are caught every season in Britain by spinning with a 2 kg (4 lb) monofil line, a fixed-spool reel, and a 2.1 or 2.4 m (7 or 8 ft) light spinning rod made either of glass … Continue reading

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Sea-Trout Fishing Method: Rolling Worm

The rolling worm is just as effective for sea-trout as it is for salmon although, naturally, the tackle must be scaled down to suit the smaller fish. A single worm fished on a Stewart tackle weighted by a drilled bullet … Continue reading

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Sea-Trout Fishing Method: Fishing a Pool at Night

Let us suppose that we are fishing a pool holding a fair head of sea-trout, some of them fresh-run, others not quite so fresh. The pool is a hundred yards long and lies over rock and gravel. On the near … Continue reading

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Sea-Trout Fishing Methods: Casting at Night

At night, your tackle is always harder to manage. A tangled cast goes unnoticed until it has developed into a first-class bird’s nest. Darkness is a liability as well as an asset. The angler should always start on his pool … Continue reading

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Sea-Trout Fishing Methods: Night Fly-Fishing

Most experienced sea-trout anglers concentrate their fishing into the hours at dusk, through the night, and at dawn. Night fishing is an acquired taste. Most anglers are not very enthusiastic about their first excursion, but the keen ones soon find … Continue reading

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Sea-Trout Fishing Method: Day Fishing with Wet Fly

The best time for day fishing with fly is usually as the river falls after a spate, since the water is then dark enough to hide the grosser features of one’s tackle and the fish are fresh-run and keen. In … Continue reading

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Sea-Trout: Tackle and Flies

Ordinary TROUT tackle is satisfactory for sea-trout fishing. Generally speaking, a 2.7 m (9 ft) trout-rod of split-cane or glass with a 7.5 cm (3 ins) reel, loaded with a suitable silk or Terylene tapered line, is all the angler … Continue reading

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