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    7 Cod Fishing Tips To Help You Fish More Efficiently

    DON'T BAIT ABOUT THE BUSH!Fish your baits for 20 -30 minutes max then change them over, this ensures you're putting a fresh bait out regularly. It also allows you to work out where snags and features may be within the mark you are fishing. Fresh baits also ooze loads of natural juices which is an added attractant. Baits
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  2. Best Midge Repellent for fishing - Buyer's Guide

    Best Midge Repellent for fishing - Buyer's Guide

    Summer in Scotland is one of the most attractive places to be! Stunning scenery, welcoming locals, superb weather, great fishing - this could easily be mistaken for a highland paradise! Unfortunately, some areas of Scotland are also inhabited by the infamous and dreaded Scottish midge! So don't forget to buy our

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    Best 3 Cod Fishing Rigs

    It’s a good idea to arrive at a venue with a rig wallet full of ready-tied terminal rigs to suit any conditions. You will not only have options to suit the species and bait, the required casting range and the weather, but also an instant replacement should you lose one. The beach is the place where you fish – it’s not where

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    Best fishing bags for fly fishing

    Welcome to our comprehensive guide to bags used by fly anglers the world over. There is a bag for every occasion and you may well need one or all of these on different fly fishing excursions. Read on to find out what each style of bag is

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    The best fishing gloves - your ultimate guide

    Introduction to fishing gloves: A must-have comfort accessory for every angler

    Fishing is an adventure that combines skill, patience and having the right equipment. Among the essential list of gear for any angler enjoying the sport on colder days are fishing gloves. These gloves are not just about comfort; they

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    Best fly fishing destinations in the world

    Fly fishing enthusiasts can seek out global destinations that offer abundant fish, breathtaking natural beauty, and unique cultural experiences. Here are some of the world’s top destinations for fly fishing, each offering its own unique appeal.

    South Island, New Zealand

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    What is fly fishing?

    Unlike traditional fishing that relies on the weight or weight of the fishing lure to cast and pull the line from the reel, fly fishing uses a specialised, lightweight ‘fly’ as bait. The weight of the casting line itself is used to flex the

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    What are the UK's best competition fly fishing venues?

    Competition fly fishing in the UK is a vibrant and diverse scene for fiercely competitive and skilled fly fishermen, attracting anglers of advanced skill-level from across the United Kingdom. These competitions often take place in renowned

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    Fly fishing rod materials - through the years

    The evolution of fishing rod materials is a fascinating journey through history, reflecting advancements in technology and changing angler preferences. Here’s an exploration of this evolution, from the early days of greenheart wood to the modern era of carbon fiber blanks.

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    Get to know the best fly line manufacturers in the world

    Overview of Rio Products Fly Lines

    Rio Products, specialising in fly lines, is a prominent name in the world of fly fishing. Known for their innovative designs and high-quality materials, Rio has established

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    The Evolution of Fly Line Materials: From Silk to Modern Synthetics

    For those passionate about fly fishing, understanding the evolution of fly lines materials is not just a nod to history, but a way to appreciate the advancements that have shaped modern fly fishing. Fly lines

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  12. Essential Accessories for Your Fly Line: Enhancing Performance and Longevity

    Essential Accessories for Your Fly Line: Enhancing Performance and Longevity

    As an integral part of your fly fishing gear, your fly lines deserves proper care and complementary accessories to enhance its performance and longevity. This article explores essential accessories that every

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