He always did things his own way and his book The Salmon Fly
is a classic.
The Aberaeron angler, described as the natural successor to the king of fly dressing, the late Pryce Tannat, Machynlleth, made and framed a fully dressed salmon fly
named the "Welsh Lady".
There are a few places left for the Salmon and Trout Association Junior Day on the River Usk on Saturday, July 10, and there are also limited places for adults to learn salmon fly
casting with APGAI qualified coach Bryan James.
Although some tiers of collectible flies can get $500 for a single salmon fly
, Logan's works can be commissioned starting at $4,000.
SILVER WILKIE AS WE move into what hopefully should be the warmer days of May, tactics employed by the salmon fly
angler will have to change.
On Sunday, Jim Fearn of Rio will be at Jubilee Trout Lakes demonstrating casting methods for the new range of Rio Salmon fly
Anne and Sarah presented Gordon with The Royal - a classic Tay salmon fly
tied by renowned fly dresser Paul Little who will be holding a charity fly tying day at Game Fishing Supplies in Morpeth on Saturday, February 13.
One of his favourite flies was the intricatelytied salmon fly
called the Jock Scott which had some 27 different feathers in its make-up
He persevered, however, and eventually reinvented the Atlantic salmon fly
, the crown jewel of fishing flies, ``the ultimate flights of fancy.
It's every salmon fly
angler's dream to see his name engraved on the silver trophy.
On Sunday, February 2 Jim Fearn of Rio will be at Jubilee Trout Lakes demonstrating casting methods for the new range of Rio Salmon Fly
The well-known salmon fly
Jock Scott has some 28 different kinds of materials in its make up and I can honestly say that not one of the demonstrators was of the calibre of Shane Jones, Towyn, who is probably one of the best dressers of salmon flies in the world today.