We have been comimg from Sweden to fish the opening days on the Tweed for some years now. This year, my friend Magnus Klintheim, was fortunate enough to catch the first fish of the season at L. Floors. (Picture shown).
We had a wonderful couple of days on the river and it was nice to see such quality springers, all into double figures.The 18 lbs from Lees on the Friday was in absolute mint condition, and my largest springer from the river to date. We come to start the salmon season on the Tweed for two main reasons: To pay homage to the river’s wonderful and unsurpassed angling history and due to the fact that the Tweed is a wild fish river, free from any experimental stocking. On behalf of my friends, I would like to thank all people involved in working with this excellent river. You can truley be proud of yourselves./Kent Hakansson, Fishery manager, Sweden
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- Thank you to Tomas from Edradynate beat on the River Tay. A 9lb this morning from the Poltewan Pool🎣🎣A cracker caught by Phil Dixon fishing Burnfoot beat, Border Esk.Another lovely day on the river. River Tweed.Doug Unkles fishing Boleside, River Tweed at the weekend caught his fish spring fish of 2021. He kept the fish wet and celebrated his achievement with a few glasses 🥂🍻🐟👏If you are lucky to be out and about this weekend wishing you tight lines.Billy returning a Tweed spring fish on Junction beat, Kelso.One for Billy earlier this week. Due to Covid restrictions there has been little fishing on Tweed at Kelso. This month 29 fish so far have been caught - the best for 4 years.One of four fish today on the River Tweed at Kelso. Fish are being seen and a sea liced fish was caught at Mertoun, St Boswells, which is approx 10 miles further upstream from Kelso.Congratulations Ainsley fishing the River Tweed today - first ever salmon.6 spring fish caught on Junction, River Tweed today.Happy Mother’s DayThe anticipation - fly tied to fish today - sadly this banana 🍌 won’t get a swim on the River Tweed as the river is too high at Kelso.Thank you Edradynate Beat from the Upper TayFirst fish river Tweed 2021.Join us on New Years Day at 7pm where we will be chatting about salmon, trout, Grayling, sea trout fishing and flies with some of our Facebook live guests from 2020.Clocks go back this weekend.This has got to be one of our favourite photos of the year. Mum to be Laura playing a salmon on the River Tweed last month. She caught 4 salmon 🐟😍Jack Melrose had a day to remember fishing Hoylee, River Tweed, 17/10/20. His fish was measured a 42".Father and son, Ian and James, enjoying their day on Glenormiston, river Tweed.FishPal’s @joeearlysalmo is fishing Tweed this week with friends. Had a super day on @bemersydeestate