Please check out this wonderful video created by Kitza camp manager Hamish Godman-Dorington of Ghillie UK. This is part one showing the set up at both lower and Kitza as well as the first couple of weeks of clients as the snow melts and the fish start to run the river in earnest.
The 2019 season on the Varzuga will go down in the books as one of our better ones. The final overall numbers make impressive reading with 152 clients landing over 6,500 fish in a 6 week period. It worked out at an average of just over 44 fish per rod per week – superb fishing by any measure.
The Atlantic Salmon Trust recently launched the Salmon Club at an evening drinks party at the Westminster Boating Base in London. The Salmon Club is predominantly aimed at the under 45s. The main goal is to support the Atlantic Salmon Trust by creating an extensive community with a strong online presence that will fuel a passion and enthusiasm for the protection of wild Atlantic salmon.
TDF Fishing Report for La Villa de Maria Behety and Estancia Maria Behety Lodge 9th to 16th March 2019
Yet another great week has drawn to a close on the Rio Grande at La Villa de Maria Behety. 97 fish were landed with 33 over 15 pounds to the 6 rods. In a switch from the norm there was little wind and nice crisp cold mornings have started.
TDF Fishing Report for La Villa de Maria Behety and Estancia Maria Behety Lodge 2nd to 9th March 2019
The fishing continues to be good on the Rio Grande into the first week of March. La Villa de Maria Behety saw 101 fish landed, 34 fish over 15 pounds, 8 over 20. At Estancia Mariah Behety lodge landed 155 fish with 36 over 15 pounds and 7 over 20 pounds.
TDF Fishing Report for La Villa de Maria Behety and Estancia Maria Behety Lodge 23rd February to 2nd March 2019
The fishing was very good this week on the Rio Grande, with a great quality of fish. La Villa de Maria Behety saw 120 fish landed, 42 fish over 15 pounds, 10 over 20, Average weight 12 pounds, the best average for the season so far.
TDF Fishing Report for La Villa de Maria Behety and Estancia Maria Behety Lodge 16th to 23rd February 2019
Another great week on the Rio Grande has ended. Fishing was jolly good with an amazing number of bigger fish landed. At Maria Behety Lodge a mixed team from the United States, United kingdom and Denmark caught 165 fish with 54 over 15 pounds and a staggering 9 over 20 pounds. At La Villa de Maria Behety the 6 rods caught 82 fish with 25 over 15 pounds and 4 over 20 pounds. The upper river is getting better but most of the fish are in the middle river.