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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
12 hours, 10+ miles, 70 degrees, and a happy Dizzy…

12 hours, 10+ miles, 70 degrees, and a happy Dizzy…

It was difficult to believe that it was the beginning of October when I arrived at Portland Harbour one early morning. The sun was already up and I was starting to sweat in my drysuit. As I was unloading the kayak, several local kayak and spear fishermen were leaving – always a bit un-nerving when […]

October 9, 2011 | By | 3 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