Prospects

(Last updated: Monday 17th July)

The forecast this coming week looks like we are due some hot and sunny weather with a moderate wind. Chances of showers on Wednesday and toward the weekend.


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Water temperatures are starting to rise to a level where dressed flies in sizes 10 or 12, If you prefer tubes over dressed flies ¼” and ½” should be about right. Blacko's Dee Special, Gledswood Shrimp, Ghillie, Pot Belly Pig, Editor Sunray Shadow, Red Frances and if you fancy giving a Sunray Shadow a strip it should bring success fished off floating lines with poly leaders, while on the spinning front the 13cm Black/Gold Rapala Tobies in 12gm – 20gm and with the water temperature getting up a bit now the flying c should bring some success. As always come prepared and always listen to the advice of your boatman or ghillie



Fishing on the River Tweed

Tweed at Upper Dryburgh





Fishing on the River Tweed

Magnus Klintheim on opening day 2015, at 19lb great start



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