Wild Brown Trout caught by Chris Bakker

A fabulous wild brown trout from Derwentwater early one July morning for Chris Bakker. This was on his second cast and gave a right old run around fight. It was followed by one of those memorable days when we had loads of perch to just under three pounds, and all before lunchtime. Just good fishing. [...]

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Ellie Beckett with Perch

Ellie Beckett with a typical good perch from Derwentwater caught on a worm on Eric Hopes trundle rig. The perch fishing on the lake can be fantastic and is a great way to introduce young anglers into the sport. Photo supplied by Eric Hope, Hemmingways fishing