The reproduction of trout and salmon on our Gaves

Fly fisherman using flyfishing rod in beautiful river.

This article is written using the example of the reproduction of salmonid populations in USA. More precisely, the gaves basin in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques. Do not hesitate to browse it because the information there is certainly very close to that which you will find on your territory.  Observation of reproduction and counting of spawning grounds : We are at the … Read more The reproduction of trout and salmon on our Gaves

Fool’s nymph fishing: Presentation of toc nymph fishing

Fool's nymph fishing Presentation of toc nymph fishing

Tack fishing has been synonymous with natural bait fishing for a long time. The bait is either bought or picked up before the fishing trip. During the year, the fisherman switches from traditional baits like worms and ringworms to seasonal baits such as log holders, waffles, pearls, grasshoppers, natural flies, and many more … In … Read more Fool’s nymph fishing: Presentation of toc nymph fishing

Finally a trophy trout manita on the gaves!

trophy trout manita on the gaves-min

Catching large trout is always an immeasurable pleasure! Here is an article which summarizes my experience in tracking down large trout in the gaves basin and which could bear the title: How many emotions these large trout captured over time, all represent the story of a day: some were present at the appointed meeting, others … Read more Finally a trophy trout manita on the gaves!

Catch and Release A Trout Effectively: The good No-Kill Rules

Catch and Release A Trout Effectively

The Good no-kill Rules  Fisherman for more than 40 years, I have spent the last 20 years supervising the practice of fishing as a fishing guide-guide, first for young people, and since 2004 mainly for adults. During all these years, the watchword set was to teach all my trainees how to fish and make them … Read more Catch and Release A Trout Effectively: The good No-Kill Rules