02/10/2019

37 for September

Well once again another fishing season comes to an end here in the West and as usual fishing picked up in September with 37 fish landed. There were plenty fish in the system but as is often the […]

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30/08/2019

Nineteen for August

Well as usual August is a difficult month for salmon angling and despite relatively good conditions throughout. Water was a little low early in the month but since then it was good enough for fishing. August seemed to […]

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02/08/2019

54 for July

Weather wise July was a month of two halves. Total rainfall for the month was 180mms, only 25mms of which had fallen by the 15th. The remainder 155mms fell between the 16th and the rest of the month. […]

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24/07/2019

July Flood

Well, whatever about the early part of July being dry it has certainly made up for it now with 46mms (1.88”) recorded on Monday morning and the river rose to 80 on Sunday evening and was running at […]

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12/07/2019

Weather Plays Its Part

As it is usually the case with the pursuit of Atlantic Salmon, the weather is probably the most important factor, especially in the case of smaller spate or semi spate systems. In June we were lucky, due to […]

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02/07/2019

93 for June

June was an excellent month for angling here at Delphi, with a total of 93 fish landed. Conditions were relatively good throughout, although water levels dropped off towards the end of the month. Total rainfall was 143.8mms (5.66”). […]

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17/06/2019

30 Since last Update

The fishing here has been excellent since my last update, with thirty fish landed. Conditions have been good for angling with water levels varying from 44 to 20 and after the heavy showers in the last 24 hours, […]

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09/06/2019

Good Fishing Continues

Fishing here at Delphi has been steady since my last update, with fourteen fish landed, mainly grilse, with a few springers thrown in for good measure. Conditions have been excellent with the river varying in height from 60 […]

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04/06/2019

Water and Fish

In my last update I did suggest that a change in weather conditions was on the way and I’m glad to say it certainly came. Total rainfall for the month of May 175.7mms (6.92”) of which 159.4mms (6.26”) […]

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28/05/2019

Change on the Way

At this stage it finally looks like there is a change in the weather, which will be most welcome for all salmon anglers and indeed farmers and gardeners will be glad to see some rain too. May had […]

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