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Kayak fishing for Gilthead Bream and Cuckoo Wrasse

Kayak fishing for Gilthead Bream and Cuckoo Wrasse

The exotic Gilthead bream is an occasional visitor to the shores of the United Kingdom. The golden gilted fish are sometimes seen on the fishmonger’s slab, after being imported from Spain, where the fish are farmed. There are a small number of places where it is sometimes possible to catch these rare fish, and it […]

April 19, 2012 | By | 6 Replies More
Kayak Fishing for plaice on the Skerries Bank

Kayak Fishing for plaice on the Skerries Bank

The Skerries is a well known sandbank off the coast of South Devon (UK), which is well known for its catches of plaice. I had been waiting for a long time to fish this location from the kayak. At the start of the week, it looked there might be a suitable weather window. I kept […]

March 3, 2012 | By | 6 Replies More
Kayak fishing fish of a lifetime – 10 lb Bass

Kayak fishing fish of a lifetime – 10 lb Bass

A 10lb bass is the holy grail for most anglers in the UK. I wasn’t expecting bass on this outing. This particular trip almost didn’t happen, and there were so many reasons why I shouldn’t have caught the fish that day, as is the case so often with fishing…

July 3, 2011 | By | 9 Replies More