Tag: bristol channel

North Devon Smoothound Bonanza

North Devon Smoothound Bonanza

Mid October and a fairly big tide, weather half decent (for the UK !)… it had to be a kayak fishing trip to North Devon. I wanted to put the new Conoflex Jedi Kayak QT fishing rod to the test and see what it could really handle. A few triggerfish would be just the ticket […]

October 25, 2011 | By | 6 Replies More
Double Ray Bonus

Double Ray Bonus

Kayak fishing in the UK in the middle of winter is not everyone’s idea of fun. And I have to admit, that when I arrived at Blue Anchor Bay on the Bristol Channel coast and was greeted by a stiff North Easterly breeze, I was questioning my own sanity… It was freezing ! However, soon […]

February 2, 2011 | By | 3 Replies More
26lb Cod from the kayak

26lb Cod from the kayak

I have caught alot of decent cod from the shore over the years, and to be fair, the fast flowing waters of the Bristol Channel have been kind to me. So cod from the kayak never really got me that excited…. that was all to change on a cold and clear winter’s day…

January 1, 2011 | By | 5 Replies More