This section is devoted to books that have been written about Wye salmon and fishing. There are also links to useful web sites

Books by H A Gilbert

The Tale of a Wye Fisherman (1928 and 1953)

Books by J Arthur Hutton

The Life History Of The Salmon (1924).

Our Fishing Diary Hampton Bishop 1908-1933 (1942).

Rod Fishing For Salmon On The Wye With Fly, Minnow, prawns, etc (1930).

Salmon Scales Examination And Its Practical Utility With Notes On The Wye Salmon Fisheries And The Photography Of Scales (1910).

Wye Salmon And Other Fish (1949).

Fishing Ways And Fishing Days (1930).

Useful web sites

For up-to-date information on Salmon catch figures and news reports from the river Wye:-

Wye Gillies Association

For information on available fishing in the Wye and Usk catchment areas:-

Wye and Usk Foundation

For very useful information on river levels presented in a graphical form:-

Fishing Wales

For a list of game fishing instructors and guides in your area:-

The Game Angling Instructors Association

For invaluable information on everyting related to fly fishing and fly tying, from fly patterns to fishing techniques:-

Gwent Angling Society

For details of the Hereford Branch of the Fly Tyers Guild:-

Hereford Fly Tying Club