The 2021 has started - enjoy it with Alpine Angler!
June, 22., 2021
Alpine Angler Fly Fishing Journey to Italy - an absolutely successful trip!
The first fly fishing trip of this year was planned at the beginning of June and the corona situation relaxed just in time before that, so that the booked participants could start the trip with Andy Pfirstinger. The joy of reuniting with long-term participants and with the "locals" was huge, as well as the fact that you were going to travel again, eat in a restaurant and enjoy the impressive panorama of the Dolomite mountains. Sunny, not too hot weather and an overall very good and varied fisherie in several different waters for brown trout, grayling, rainbows and brook trout were added. The biggest catch was a 60cm char and there was also a really nice one 50cm marbel trout included amongst many other beautiful catches. All participants, who also got on really well with each other, were therefore extremely satisfied with this experience, as was Andy as the organizer and tour guide. Photos: T.S, A.K., S.H., A.P.
May 24., 2021
Alpine Angler Fly Fishing journeys to Italy and Austria can take place!
Good news from the Corona front: Quaratine restrictions are no longer in effect, hotels and catering open again in both countries. Dolomites, Traun river valley and Hohe Tauern - we are coming!
May 22., 2021
Season start on the upper Isar river!
Since May 1st it has been possible to fish on the upper Isar river again. Unfortunately, the weather in May has been too cold and wet so far, which is why dry fly fishing was not particularly successful. Nevertheless, some beautiful specimens could be seduced, especially with nymph and streamer. When it finally will get warmer and drier now, fishing should improve significantly. Photos: A.P.
April 12., 2021
Another attempt at lake trout with belly boat!
This time Andy Pfirstinger and a frequent customer made an attempt on the Tegernsee with belly and pontoon boat. Much water and great scenery but not a single bite all day. However, we'll stay focused! Photos: M.S.
March 23., 2021
Chasing Silver - first catch!
It has worked out, the first lake trout on fly of this young season. A frequent customer of ours fishing from the belly boat got the beauty on lake Tegern and of course released the fish. She is not large but wonderfully spotted. Petri! Photo: M.S.
March 02., 2021
Season opening at lake Walchen!
The new fly fishing season is started, traditionally we do so here at the Walchensee
, also because hardly any other waters in the area are open for fishing yet. The dream weather and the great scenery of this mountain lake as well as the wheat beer were a pleasure, but the fishing
itself was absolutely Corona-rules compliant
, simply because there was absolutely no contact
with fish. It is a shame that the lake's trout population in this beautiful lake has decreased enormously over the past few years.
However we will still try to go for the lake queen, apart from that, a day up on the lake can be ideally combined with an intensive one- and two-hand casting training
. If you feel like it, you can simply contact Andy Pfirstinger
by phone or email and arrange a private class/guiding appointment.
February 10, 2021
Virtually all Fulling Mill fly patterns within our range are back in stock!
The start of the season is slowly getting closer and it is getting time to prepare for it. While anticipation increases, it is also important to replenish your lure stocks. So for that we now have almost all selected high quality flies from Fulling Mill back in stock again, which you can see in detail and order here: https://www.alpineangler.eu/flies_1
January 24, 2021
The Alpine Angler travel dates for 2021 are online!
The Alpine Angler fly fishing trips are a real pleasure - many regular customers who are always coming with Andy Pfirstinger confirm this. Unfortunately, most of the trips for 2021 are fully booked again. The good news is that there are currently still a few free spaces open for the trip to the Austrian Traun river in July. And for the trip to Montana in September there is exactly 1 space left.
PS: You do not take any booking risk with us due to Corona, our trips will only take place if there are no travel warnings and restrictions for the respective destination at the time of travel. We also cancel the trips at short notice if the trip would be associated with compulsory quarantine or mandatory vaccination. In other words, you can book carefree, if everything is good, you're there and if not, it won't cost you a penny. Find out more about our current travel program here.
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