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Catch Reports Log

Jul 11, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

John

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Other (add in comments)

Water a bit brown, fished from 6.30-8.00.
No luck but a lovely evening.

Jul 12, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

1

Greenwells Glory

Water very peaty coloured, some fly life but not much showing

Jul 7, 2024

Upper Taw nr Brushford

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

1

Other (add in comments)

Grey duster (midge pattern) #18. Fished from 7.30pm to 9pm. Lost one too.

Jun 28, 2024

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Simon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

2

Greenwells Glory

a few olives around but very few rises

Jun 27, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Simon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

7

1

blue upright - midge size

Jul 1, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve, Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Eddie

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

9

1

Fished from 14:00 to 19:00. Lots of activity. Took 5 on Olive Drake Mayfly and the others on an Elk Hair CDC.

Jun 30, 2024

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

7

4

Elk Hair Caddis

Fished from 3pm till 6pm, water low and clear, few fish rising not much in the way of hatch. All taken via caddis or sedge, missed loads of sub surface nudges

Jun 28, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

0

Jun 27, 2024

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Eddie

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

Elk Hair Caddis

Weather deteriorated somewhat

Jun 26, 2024

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Eddie

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

Other (add in comments)

One on a green drake mayfly and the other on a elk hair CDC

Jun 27, 2024

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Eddie

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

Elk Hair Caddis

Lots of activity

Jun 23, 2024

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Eddie & Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

6

Elk Hair Caddis

Took one on a parachute olive .... lots of bites

Jun 22, 2024

Tremayne nr Rashleigh Wier

Eddie

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

1

Elk Hair Caddis

Jun 23, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

14

6

Elk Hair Caddis

Fished from 4 till 8 pm, lots of hatching but not many rises, again fish tentative sub surface takes, all caught on caddis or sedge best fish a plump 14 inches with lovely markings.

Jun 23, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

0

Jun 22, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Simon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

0

Winged Olive

Jun 19, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

3

Other (add in comments)

Fished from 8- 10pm, lovely evening lots of hatches and some fish rising, takes very tentative and missed loads (maybe I’m losing my touch.) spent a pleasant 15 mins watching a Barn owl quartering the 1st field, lovely to see.

Jun 18, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Fished 6 - 8 quite a cold stiff breeze blowing downstream. Very few fish showing, hardly any fly life.

Jun 16, 2024

Upper Taw nr Brushford

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

1

Parachute Adams

Lost one and missed a couple as well. Fished 8pm until 9.15pm

Jun 12, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

Jun 12, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

12

2

Elk Hair Caddis

Fished from 4 till 9pm, very slow to start but plenty of action from around 7.30 pm, used many different flys today no one stood out for me

Jun 12, 2024

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

6

1

Parachute Adams

Water quite coloured plenty of mayfly coming off but trout not very interested in them.
Lost a really good fish as well.

Jun 2, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

Elk Hair Caddis

Only caught one but had quite a few hits.

Jun 10, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Gordon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Bushy brown dry fly.

Cattle in river near Peter's pool with increased evidence of cattle damaging banks and remaining in river

Jun 9, 2024

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

22

9

Winged Olive

Fished from 3pm till 8 pm on lower reaches below Coldridge Bridge not much in the way of mayflies but fish very active, mostly caught on olives, but larger fish on grey drake, river now at summer level and clear

Jun 8, 2024

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Joah

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

0

Lots of fish rising. Good hatch 18:00-19:30. Bottom of river very mucky but water clear

Jun 8, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

12

2

Parachute Adams

Fished between 8-9.45pm. Lots of small fish to the net and lost A few as well. The best two fish were 12" and 13". A family of 3 otters followed.e up the pool just after the little foot bridge.

Jun 2, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

0

Other (add in comments)

Davie McPhail CDC mayfly pattern

Jun 5, 2024

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

7

Grey Wulff

Fished from around 2.30 - 4.30 water very muddy below the bridge but clearer above.

Jun 5, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

Winged Olive

Water murky when I arrived but cleared over the 3 hours I was there, I assume cattle crossed upstream. Slow day fishing very few flys and no rises all 3 smallish but feisty

Jun 3, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Mark

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

2

Grey Wulff

Dark night lost a good sized sea trout 23:30 mallard and claret

Jun 2, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Peter

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

0

River still coloured and high. Hardly any fish showing and just the odd mayfly. It felt decidedly cold in the river

Caught three small fish on three different bushy flies.

May 30, 2024

Upper Taw nr Brushford

Gordon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

10

4

Grey Wulff

Grey Wulff used on No 14. Then used bushy Greenwell's Glory which was dressed rather like a mayfly. Several mayfly around. Missed several other minor takes probably by very small fish. Large tree has fallen near pump hut blocking easy river access

Jun 1, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

8

4

Caught on either Klinkhammer, or grey drake, few mayflies about and a few rises. Water still murky

May 31, 2024

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

8

3

Grey Wulff

May 29, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Mark

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

2

Grey Wulff

Still coloured
A few mayfly about, not a lot of surface activity

May 29, 2024

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

Parachute Adams

Water still a touch high and murky

May 27, 2024

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Mark

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

1

Olive

May 25, 2024

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

10

4

Elk Hair Caddis

Fabulous 2 1/2 hours (rain stopped play) good hatch of olives and mayfly’s and fish caught on various dry’s but caddis duo most successful, water clearing really quickly but still fast, tree down below beginners

May 25, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

John

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

None today.
Gate going into the field at Hawkridge doesn’t have a post any more, try to be careful going though.

May 24, 2024

Upper Taw nr Brushford

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

5

Parachute Adams

Water still coloured, but definitely fishable. Smallest was 9" and the biggest was a nudge under 12". A few mayfly coming off too

May 20, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

6

4

Elk Hair Caddis

Spent a pleasant 3 hours above and below Hawkridge Bridge, water very dirty but a few mayflies about although fish were not interested in my grey drake. Caddis duo was the order of the day with best fish a plump 14 inches.

May 16, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

5

2

Other (add in comments)

Fished for 2 hours from 11.30 am then heavy rain . All 5 caught on size 16 Grey Duster, all from the bottom of the beat to the Mill Pool. Unfortunately after the rain the river became chocolate brown. Saw a few Mayfly’s so should be good when clear

May 10, 2024

Upper Taw nr Coldridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

Elk Hair Caddis

Fished for 3 hours in the middle of the day on the lower part of Coldridge , very little in the way of fly life today and no fish rising. Water clearing nicely. All the obstructions above and below Mallards Pool now gone!

May 8, 2024

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

John

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

No luck this morning, plenty of cows

May 9, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

4

2

Other (add in comments)

Lovely session today. Water still pretty brown and on the high side. Found a little stretch that was fishing well. Orange tag cdc silver tungsten bead order of the day. Two nice fish one 11 inch and one 12 inch brown. Saw one fish rise that’s all

May 8, 2024

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

1

Winged Olive

Spotted a decent sized salmon in mill pool

May 7, 2024

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Jo

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

1.5 hours. High water but clearing. Nothing to either dries or wets

May 6, 2024

Upper Taw nr Brushford

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

8

4

Winged Olive

Mostly caught on Blue Winged olive, but a couple on caddis. Water still carrying colour and quite a few fish rising (3 of mine were casting to rising fish. Still a few trees down, but mostly in “good” positions

May 1, 2024

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

Parachute Adams

River running a little high with some colour, just fished for a couple of hours.

May 1, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

3

Other (add in comments)

Decided to use my switch rod with an Ally’s Shrimp to maybe tempt a Salmon, managed 3 good sized trout instead, saw a few rising as well. Weather was much more pleasant and quite humid, river clearing nicely ( till the next rain!)

Apr 27, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Jo

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Tried wets in a strong current but quite clear.

Apr 19, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Simon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Apr 24, 2024

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

1

1

Using klink & dink method fished from 2 - 4pm caught fish just below bridge and also lost a decent one.
Both on goldhead nymph.

Apr 24, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

John

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

No luck today, lovely morning out.

Apr 21, 2024

Tremayne nr Bridge Reeve

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Sunny but cold wind, tried nymphs and drys no luck today

Apr 19, 2024

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Craig

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

2

Hares Ear

Fished for two hours from 11am conditions dull with cold wind.

Apr 18, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Chris

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

3

1

Elk Hair Caddis

Pleasant 3 hours at Hawkridge this afternoon, river coming down nicely and reasonably clear, many obstacles cleared with winter spates.

Apr 14, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Simon

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

Apr 14, 2024

Upper Taw nr Hawkridge

Gerald

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

7

2

Other (add in comments)

Lovely few hours on the river. Lost an absolute stonker in the first ten minutes. Fishing the smooth steady water with a small cdc quill pattern worked well. Saw a salmon move in the long deep section below the second cattle crossing.

Apr 13, 2024

Upper Taw nr Park Mill

Tim

# Caught:

# Over 9":

Fly choice:

Comments:

0

0

Other (add in comments)

Tried a few nymph patterns, just couldn't find the fish.

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)

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