GO SMALL FOR EXCITEMENT…
Overlooked waters can provide great sport
THEY are often neglected by the majority of UK anglers, but small rivers and tributaries can provide some of the most simple but exciting sport there is.
By carrying just a rod, a net and a little bait, the adventurous angler can stalk species like chub and barbel without the need for hours of preparation and expensive gear. There are miles of rivers to be explored. Here are four top stretches in your region:
Carl Smith took this fine barbel from the Colne.