The river Tay Perthshire

19 Sep

By Cohn O’Dea – Guideline Ambassador & Head Ghillie Taymount, River Tay. The River Tay and its surroundings, often called The Heart of Scotland, are simply quite stunning during the autumn season.  For those fortunate enough to find themselves submerged within her hypnotic and seductive flows, surrounded by its abundance of breathtaking wildlife and outstanding […]

Riffling hitch – The ace up the sleeve

31 Aug

Text and photos: Helge Dahlen

 – Guideline Power Team Norway. The fly stripes as soon as it hits the water. The current is strong, but the little tube fly with the thread in a hole in the middle of the body surfes well on the waves and makes a good wake. Just as the fly […]

Carp – European bonefish on the fly

12 Jul

We got some nice images and text from carp angler Jamie Sandford from the UK. Jamie says – ´I started fly fishing for carp here in the U.K. like most using deer hair patterns and various other imitations on the surface some years ago. Through YouTube and various books I took an interest in how […]

MVD Muddler – Step by Step

6 Oct

We have been fishing river Emån quite a few times this season with our friends from fly tying company FutureFly in Denmark. The fishing during the last days of the season was very good and Guideline staff member Andreas Möller landed some hefty fish on the new fly MVD Muddler. We are preparing a tying […]