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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
Flyaking for Trout at Wimbleball lake

Flyaking for Trout at Wimbleball lake

‘Flyaking’ is the name given by fishing anoraks, to the pursuit of fly fishing from a kayak. It is great fun… you are very close to the water and to the fish – and the stealth of the kayak allows you to get very close indeed to the fish. Well that’s the theory anyhow. Now […]

April 14, 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