News 23rd June 16

Jun 23, 2016   //   by Merthyr Tydfil Angling Association   //   News  //  No Comments

River Taff is fishing well after recent high water. Ceri Thomas of Fishtec fished last night into darkness in the Troedyrhiw area and had 10 brown trout all on a yellow klinkhammer dry fly. Most fish were cracking specimens of between 14 and 17 inches in length, with a few smaller fish showing as well.  Tal-y-bont is still fishing well in late evenings or over cast wet days. Istavan Bognar has a Tal-y-bont specimen of nearly 2.5lb on a black and green goldhead recently. Cantref is also fishing well – Rhys Davies has been catching lots of browns of about half a pound – a good sign for the future.

talybont 2.5lb   Taff1

The 2½lb Browning from Talybont                  Trout caught at Troedyrhiw

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2 pictures of trout caught at Troedyrhiw

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Brecon Canal

Dave Couzins and John Coombs fished the Brecon canal at Pencelli on Monday Morning and Dave landed 7lbs 8oz of Roach, Perch, Dace and Gudgeon and John landed 6lbs of Roach, Perch, Dace and Gudgeon a really good day in the rain.

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