2013 was the strangest fishing year we have had since moving to Dromagowlane House on the Beara Penisula ten years ago. The season started normal enough with Shaun and the guys arriving for their April bash, a few showers and cooler weather during their visit but it did not slow them down as they took huss to nearly 16lb, conger in the 20’s together with plenty of pollack but no ray this year.
The recent gales have stirred angler's interest as well as the seabed, with the cod hunters in particular desperate to get out and about on the beaches pulverized by the storm. However, in the wake of the big waves it is worth looking at the venue at low tide to see what effect the breakers have had on the underwater features and contours.
Nothing really beats the pleasure of a day out on the open water - where there is nothing but you, nature, and the soothing sounds of the sea, and of course, a hectic time with the fish. Electronics retailer Shabbir Nooruddin explains why using a fish finder on a kayak can contribute to a great day at sea.
Heroes On The Water UK (HOW UK) is a charity that provides Kayak Angling to our wounded military and members of the public who have suffered whilst carrying out a public duty. They provide physical and therapeutic rehabilitation to help societies heroes regain freedom and confidence.