André Abt’s stories and articles about recent fly fishing trips and other stuff.

Bucket List Check: Doubs Tiger Trout On Dry Fly

The mystique Doubs river in the Swiss Jura is famous for its endemic zebra/tiger trout. For years, I haven’t managed to catch one of the super clever and spooky tiger trout. It wasn’t until a friend from France, who prefers to stay anonymous, introduced me to some secrets I didn’t knew.

The Dark Is Good For Lovers

They say, the big, predatory trout are lurking in the dark, waiting in their hiding spots, until the time is right to strike. So, grab your head light and hit the waters? Well, not quite..