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To Blob or Not

To Blob or Not 650 420 Barn Elms Fishery

The Blob is as effective as it is controversial. Used primarily as an attractor pattern, an increasing number of fly fishers believe the Blob’s popularity is reducing angler’s skills as they are losing touch with imitative patterns and techniques. So why is the Blob so deadly? Aggressive attractor tactics featuring brisk retrieves and gaudy flies…

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Big Browns at Barn Elms

Big Browns at Barn Elms 650 420 Barn Elms Fishery

We have been consistently stocking large size Brown and they are now showing in the returns every week. Full finned and sleek Browns between 5lb and 7lb have been caught by some of our regular anglers. These Browns give an outstanding fight and like all Barn Elm’s fish are great to eat as they are do not have…

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Short 2017 Video

Short 2017 Video 650 420 Barn Elms Fishery

Not a great quality video, was on a phone and it was a windy day – the fishing was good as always! More videos, taken with 4K GoPro on their way…