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Catch Reports Log

Apr 13, 2024

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

1

Elk Hair Caddis

River still fast and coloured, both caught on pink top elk hair caddis

Mar 24, 2024

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

1

Other (add in comments)

Size 18 peacock quill beaded nymph

Oct 25, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Robert

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Sep 19, 2023

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Robert

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Oct 4, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Robert

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Sep 30, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Robert

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Sep 14, 2023

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Robert

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Sep 1, 2023

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Robert

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Aug 28, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Robert

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Apr 12, 2023

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

1

Apr 29, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

May 10, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

May 13, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve, Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

2

Including one sea trout of 15"

May 25, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve, Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

2

Jun 24, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

3

Jul 4, 2023

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Jul 15, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

2

Aug 16, 2023

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

1

Sep 17, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Aug 23, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

0

Sep 30, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

0

Aug 12, 2023

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Paul

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

0

Pheasant Tail

Jul 17, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Paul

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

1

Dry fly

Jun 24, 2023

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Paul

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

10

3

Nymph

May 31, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Paul

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

2

Nymph

May 12, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Paul

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

2

Hawthorn

Oct 2, 2023

ashley

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Didn't manage to go fishing this season.

Oct 1, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Sigh 😞 (last day)

Sep 29, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

4

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 15.30 till 17.30, a really lovely afternoon, water still fast but fairly clear. Caught 5 , 3 on caddis duo & 2 on Goddards sedge, a really splendid end to the season for me

Sep 29, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

0

Parachute Black Gnat

Water below Little Dart junction quite high, fast and coloured. Fished Larder and Easter Monday. All fish 6-8 ins. A few fish showing.

Sep 28, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Gordon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

1

High Viz Adams Dinkhamer (14). Lively 11" caught just below Oak Tree pool. Water quite high and fast. A bit coloured.

Sep 26, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Gordon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

-2

High-viz Parachute Adams (14)

Two fish 11" and 13". Weather good and river fairly high and clear.

Sep 25, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Water cold, river still flowing fast and coloured but clearing. No fish showing.

Sep 23, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

1

Fished from 15.00 -17.30, river falling but still fast and murky, was surprised to catch all 3 on a caddis duo high viz dry fly, largest just over 12 inches, Hooked but lost a decent sea trout at junction pool, again on a dry!

Sep 13, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

1

Other (add in comments)

All caught on F fly lost nice fish at net, on river from 2.30 - 5pm

Sep 10, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

1

Elk Hair Caddis

Water very low and clear, not much showing but managed to winkle out a nice 12 inch plus from Mayfly Pool on a sedgehog, Others were smaller all on Elk Hair Caddis. Fished from 16.30 - 19.30

Sep 8, 2023

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Gordon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

1

Small light hackled parachute no 14 took a nice 12” trout at Larder pool Tremayne. Still very little surface activity in the 2 hours I fished 5-7pm. Saw cattle in river near Easter Monday pool
Which is a pain. A nice pool fences down. Gordon

Sep 6, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 2.30 - 5pm nothing showing caught all fish on F-fly

Sep 6, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

0

Sedge

Very quiet only the odd fish showing (1530-1830)

Sep 4, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

7

0

1500-1800. Saw no fish rising. All seven caught were small the largest seven inches or so. Five were on an F-fly and two on a sedge.

Sep 3, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

1

Elk Hair Caddis

Fished from 16.30 - 20.00 slow fishing none rising and little interest in my flys but had an entertaining display by 2 beaver kits just above mill pool.

Aug 30, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Gordon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Very quiet indeed. Only saw one or two occasional rises after rain.

Sep 1, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

River quite high and running fast. Only a couple of fish showed in the 5 ‘o’ clock pool. I lost a nice fish and something sizeable leapt high out of the water just upstream of the entanglement of trees. No idea species just a huge splash

Aug 30, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

Parachute Adams

Just the odd fish rising but difficult to tempt

Aug 23, 2023

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

1

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 2.30 till 5.30 pm, hard work all fish on different flys, none showing and to add insult the cattle crossed the river at 3.30 turning the water very muddy. Still at least it’s dry!,!

Aug 22, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

6

1

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 1.30 till 3pm very little surface activity, caught on F fly and Adams

Aug 20, 2023

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

0

Other (add in comments)

Fished 3-5pm. Very tricky fishing, not many rising. 1 fish of about 8" on an F fly

Aug 20, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

2

Goddard Sedge

No fish showing and water very peaty. Fished 15.00. - 1800 all fish on sedge, saw an Otter just below Coldridge Bridge

Aug 17, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

Elk Hair Caddis

Sting wind blowing down the river but managed to find some respite above Mill pool. Nothing rising ((1500-1830)

Aug 15, 2023

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

0

Elk Hair Caddis

Fisted 1430-1730 and spent the first hour on the slow straights above Rashleigh Weir. Had one small fish but nothing showing at all. Then walked down and fished Small Box, Rocks and the weir. Only saw one fish rise.

Aug 11, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

0

Upright Olive Dun. TBH there was very little fly life or fish showing and I had exhausted the usual staple patterns so was clutching at straws. Missed another couple of bites on the Olive.

Aug 11, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

2

Goddard Sedge

Fished from 3pm to 6pm, fish just starting to rise as I left, last fish from Mill Pool @ 16 inches, looked to have been in a few battles.

Aug 10, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

0

Other (add in comments)

Hardly any fish showing.

Three caught on a black Klinkhammer

Aug 9, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

0

Parachute Adams

Fished 3.30 -6.00. River still a bit higher, quite coloured and flowing fast from 5 ‘o’clock to the start of the club stretch towards Bridge Reeve. Very few fish rising and despite the humidity not much fly life.

Aug 7, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

6

2

Other (add in comments)

River at perfect level and strong tea colour. Some fish rising, all 6 caught on Klinkhammer.
Tree down by Franks pool.

Aug 1, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

6

2

Fished from 11am for a couple of hours, water very peaty still and no fish rising.
All caught on Adams

Jul 29, 2023

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

12

4

Other (add in comments)

Water colour of strong builders tea, so surprised to see fish rising. Put on a Parachute Adam’s and got a 10incher first cast. Alternated between Adam’s and Klinkhammer with best fish a plump 14 inches. Fish continued rising until around 5.30pm .

Jul 26, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

7

3

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 1 - 3.30pm in steady rain no fish rising all fish caught on F fly

Jul 25, 2023

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Gordon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

2

A good 2 hrs early evening fishing. Water high and a bit coloured. Saw a mink at the river crossing and cattle in the river near Easter Monday pool. Little white klinkhammer size 14 seemed attractive e.

Jul 25, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

1

Elk Hair Caddis

Water still carrying colour, few fish rising but not taking

Jul 25, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

0

Elk Hair Caddis

Jul 21, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

1

Other (add in comments)

One 9" brownie took my medicine fly while sea trouting at dusk. An otter came into the pool at 11.30pm so I packed up.

Jul 21, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

3

Parachute Adams

Fished from 7.30pm - 9pm while waiting for it to get dark before having a go for sea trout. Caught 2 at 9" and 1 at 12". Lost another and missed a few too. One 9" was caught while swinging an Alexandra while fixing my cast length for the sea trout.

Jul 21, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

0

Elk Hair Caddis

Fished 7-8’30pm. Hardly any trisomy and it was quite cold.

Jul 19, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Gorson

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Hmmmm. Everything looked great albeit few fish rising. Tim caught six on same beat just before me.

Jul 20, 2023

Upper Taw nr Brushford

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

9

5

Elk Hair Caddis

Water back down to low level and colour of strong tea, quite a few fish rising and fair amount of fly life. Fair few trees down after first bend above Coldridge Bridge.

Jul 20, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

0

Elk Hair Caddis

Fished 3.30 - 6. River still showing some colour. Not many rises. All five were small with nothing over 7 inches.

Jul 19, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

6

1

Elk Hair Caddis

Jul 18, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

8

4

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 2 - 5pm water showing very peaty colour but fish rising, all caught on Adams.

Jul 12, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

2

Elk Hair Caddis

Water up about a foot but chocolate brown in colour, no fish rising but plenty of flies about. Fished from 15.30 - 18.00. Found evidence of potential beaver dam on Little Dart

Jul 11, 2023

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Mike

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

Parachute Adams

First outing this year!!!
River rather dirty, Evidence that lots of cattle are accessing the bank and crossing river.

Jul 12, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

6

3

Grey Wulff

Not many rising, one fish around 13" fished from 2 -4pm

Jul 8, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

4

Elk Hair Caddis

Quite a few rising fish and a good hatch, water back down to pre rain levels, but running clear

Jul 8, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

0

Jul 6, 2023

Upper Taw nr Brushford

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

1

Elk Hair Caddis

A nice 12" fish and an 8" fish between 7.30pm and 9.30pm. Not many rising and a strong cold wind.

Jul 6, 2023

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

6

4

Goddard Sedge

Water still coloured but down after the rain. Fished from15.00 till 1800 6 fish 4 different flys, plenty of hatch and fair amount of fish rising but only nudging flys. Had good 12 inch + on first cast and last cast.

Jul 5, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

Grey Wulff

River still rising and running with quite a bit of colour, very few fish showing.

Jul 5, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Gordon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

1

Black gnat (12). Water 15C and slightly silty from recent rain. River higher. Large fish on first cast shook the hook as did three others on diff flies. Caught 12” trout some 20m above first pool upstream of Park Mill.

Jul 2, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Gordon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

2

Other (add in comments)

Black gnat (14) and bushy mayfly equivalent (12)

Nice fish of 12" above Coldridge Bridge at Oak Tree pool. Water higher than I expected and today's rain will further improve things. Still relatively few fish appearing to rise to flies.

Jun 30, 2023

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Jun 28, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

2

Grey Wulff

Fished from 2.30 for a couple of hours, not much rising missed a few as well.

Jun 25, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

2

Elk Hair Caddis

2 on caddis and a nice 14 inch on a grey wulff, very little in the way of rises, fished from 12.00 - 16.00. Hosted Angling Trust Auction winner Neil Collins who had a good day but no fish

Jun 23, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

2

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 19.30. - 21.30 both fish caught on grey drake. Lots of rises tonight but fish being very hesitant with takes, lost several good fish. More signs of the beaver with lots of chewed debris in the water.

Jun 21, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

2

Elk Hair Caddis

Fished from 2.30 - 5pm some fish rising but proving quite difficult to tempt.

Jun 23, 2023

Andrew

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Test entry

Jun 23, 2023

Andrew

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Test entry

Jun 21, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Gordon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Wry quiet and negligible takes. Mud coming into the river after storm from bottom of mill pool.

Jun 20, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

4

Other (add in comments)

Fished for 1 hour in the pouring rain from 19.00 - 20.00, all caught on grey drake.

Jun 19, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Jun 17, 2023

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

2

Other (add in comments)

No fish rising, all 4 on caddis duo, no hatch whilst I was there from 1.45pm till 4pm

Jun 15, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

2

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 8-9.30pm. Had one decent fish of 12" and one smaller one of about 9". Lost a few more too. CDC mayfly pattern in olive. Copied from Davie McPhail.

Jun 14, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Fished 7pm to 8..15pm. Abundance of fly life on the river including some hatching mayflies. Very little rising. Maybe too warm?

Jun 11, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

2

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 16.00 to 18.00 4 fish all on sedges, not much surface activity, started to rain as leaving, hopefully we get a good drop soon

Jun 9, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

0

Other (add in comments)

Irish mayfly and sherry spinner caught my toddlers. Lost a couple, including a good fish who broke me off. Saw a salmon or sea trout in junction pool and a beaver between pools 10 and 12. Got a video of the beaver.

Jun 8, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

6

4

Grey Wulff

Plenty of fish rising but being very fussy on takes, 4 on grey drake 2 on Grey Wulff. Plenty of algae on the rocks, looks like we could do with a fresh.

Jun 8, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

0

Jingler

Jun 7, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

10

8

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 19.00 to 21.30 major hatch around 19.45. Majority caught on grey drake with a few on winged olive. Lots of fish rising and saw the beaver just as I was leaving the pool just above the Little Dart junction.

Jun 7, 2023

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

9

5

Grey Wulff

Fished between 2.30 - 5pm, some Mayfly still hatching.

Jun 6, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

0

Grey Wulff

Jun 4, 2023

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

1

Elk Hair Caddis

Fished 4 -7, sa few mayflies later on. Had a nice 10 in’s fish from the far bank at 5 ‘o’ clock. Not much rising.

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