I enjoy short stays at the water – such fast and unplanned trips often bring unexpectedly good results. Whenever the weather is favorable (the wind blows from the right direction) I pack the equipment and get to the water. I pick fisheries I know well, in which I know where and how to fish. In order to make the most of the limited fishing time I only take the
The titular rod has been with me since the beginning of the season. It has been a great tool for light fishing. First perches, trouts, and first spring chases after chub-ides. But the real baptism of fire came during a very short trip. Short, but intense and full of big fish – but I’ll tell this story in a minute. First, I will focus
We are delighted to announce that MIKADO received the gold medal in this year’s edition of the Consumer Quality Leader program in the “Angling equipment and accessories” category. Consumer Quality Leader is a national consumer program implemented by the editorial office of Strefa Gospodarki (Economic Zone), a national, independent supplement distributed with Dziennik Gazeta Prawna (The Daily Law Newspaper). Its goal is to select the best
A small handy landing net becomes a more and more popular accessory, both among fly fishing and spinning enthusiasts. In some fisheries, such as certain sections of mountain rivers, having such a landing net is even officially regulated. I personally never leave for any fly fishing trip without one. I also never forget it when going spinning for trout, ides or chubs. Why a landing net?