Archive for November, 2010

Lake District Pike from the Kayak

Lake District Pike from the Kayak

Having never been to the Lake District before, expectations were high for my impending kayak fishing trip to Coniston water. Friday finally arrived, and the weather was awful – blowing a gale and pouring with rain in Bristol… What the hell was it going to be like up North ?!! Given the weather, I decided against an […]

November 17, 2010 | By | 6 Replies More
ChewBlanka

ChewBlanka

Chew Valley lake is turning into a bit of a bogey venue for me when it comes to pike fishing. On my second trip I had a real monster, but since then I have faired badly; and I think I have blanked the last 3 times I have pike fished there. Admittedly, the weather has […]

November 9, 2010 | By | Reply More
Unfinished Business

Unfinished Business

It was Halloween and I was looking forward to my first kayak fishing trip in a long time – I had some unfinished business at Blue anchor Bay, as I had not caught a conger this year. The motorway was shut, so it took me a bit longer to get to Blue Anchor Bay than […]

November 1, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More