Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Ultra Light (LRF) Rock and Rock Pool Lure Fishing Fun

Ultra light tackle fishing otherwise known as LRF (light rock fishing) targeting mainly mini species with small hooks and lures but also catching larger fish, has become popular in recent years.


In the video below, I first head out onto the rocks to catch whatever I can, then fish a rock pool for mini rock pool species such as Gobies and catch a sought after and rare Giant Goby with underwater footage.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

My Most Successful Sea Bass Lures Over The Last 30 Years

Thinking about lure Bass fishing this year I went through all of the lures accumulated over the years and it brought back memories of past sessions.


I picked out 10 lures that I feel have been my most successful. Some of the lures go back many years and some more recent and below is a video going through those lures:

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Q&A: How Do You Load Your Fishing Kayak On Your Car Roof?

A question I am often asked is how I load my fishing kayak on the car roof rack. Understandable as they can be heavy and awkward.


Although there are kayak loaders on the market to help, the method I use is a D.I.Y method that works with my car and below is a video on how I do it to answer that question.


Saturday, 8 April 2017

Kayak Fishing - Lure Fishing a Big Reef for Pollack - Finding the Fish

One of the challenges when fishing a large reef for Pollack is finding the fish as they are not always all over the reef and move around.
In the video below, I head out on the kayak to a large reef to lure fish for Pollack and look at ways that help to find where the fish may be at certain times of the tide.


Sunday, 19 March 2017

Rig Making - Cod or Pollack Lure Fishing Teaser Rig

When kayak lure fishing using methods such as vertical jigging, adding a teaser to the rig can greatly enhance your chances of catching fish. Apart from the teaser being an added attraction, it enables you to try different lures on the same rig.


In the video below, I go through setting up the teaser rig for Cod or Pollack using the drop shot method of tying the teaser.





Sunday, 26 February 2017

Making Mackerel Pâté - So Simple - Catch and Cook

Freshly caught Mackerel makes delicious pâté and it is so simple to make.

In the video below, I show how to make Mackerel pâté from a recipe used and enjoyed for many years. If you catch your own Mackerel and are looking for something to do with them and have never tried making pâté this recipe is worth trying. Bon appétit.


Monday, 20 February 2017

Kayak Fishing - Targeting Bigger Winter Mackerel With Jigs

The winter in Cornwall can offer some great Mackerel fishing and a good chance of catching some bigger than average sized fish.
In the video below, I head out on the kayak to target the bigger winter Mackerel by vertically jigging (slow jigging) with metal jigs in deep water. The video  has tips and advice on tackle and technique.


Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Catch and Cook - Razor Fish/Clam - A Fantastic Recipe!

Collecting your own Razor Fish, otherwise known as Razor Clam or Razor Shell, and then cooking them is for me a real treat a few times a year.
 
 
In the video below, I collect and cook some of the clams using one of the best recipes I have tried from years of foraging for and cooking razor clams. If you like shellfish, it is absolutely delicious!