Fishing Season 2017

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Aled

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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #15 on: June 06, 2017, 09:55 »
We've had a lot of heavy rain this week, and my local river is running in flood. We are in with a chance of some salmon and sea trout during the coming weeks.
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #16 on: June 11, 2017, 08:36 »
Well after what seems a very long time, had two trips out recently  :D

The first one ended up a real struggle .... the hottest day of the year  :wacko:

The second one .... the fish were out in force, excellent day at one of our favourite fisheries ...

then a week off on holiday again  ::) we love retirement  ;)

So back to more routine life and Thursdays are fishing days  :D :D :D

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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #17 on: June 12, 2017, 10:55 »
Brilliant stuff Barry. I've been tied up this weekend, the river has been a bit too high anyway. This week however I'm going to make some time.
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #18 on: June 22, 2017, 10:20 »
Well I walked the river yesterday doing some Himalayan Balsam research. Saw a few sea trout so I plan to get out tomorrow evening. Tomorrow is a personal anniversary, 30 year tomorrow I caught my first ever sea trout at night on fly. (I'd caught them on bait and on fly in the day previously)
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #19 on: June 22, 2017, 11:21 »
For the first time in 17 years I have a license  :ohmy:
the plan is to fly fish my local trout fisheries, just about finished renovating our old recently purchased caravan so my time is mine (appart from baby sitting the plot).
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #20 on: June 22, 2017, 11:44 »
Good man Aidy and tight lines.
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #21 on: June 22, 2017, 15:03 »
Sounds perfick, Aidy 😀
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #22 on: July 03, 2017, 13:37 »
First sea trout of the season caught on Friday evening. Fish was returned.
Its a start.
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #23 on: July 11, 2017, 10:54 »
Fished hard last night, sadly I neither saw or caught a sea trout.
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #24 on: August 17, 2017, 13:58 »
Sea Trout are conspicuous by their absence this season although there are a few salmon in the system but I'm yet to catch one!
Did enjoy a bit of fun fishing with my son last week, where we caught 18 carp from around 6inches up to 3lb. My son he took Dad to the cleaners, he caught 12 of them!
Anybody else getting out?
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #25 on: August 17, 2017, 14:28 »
Lots of shoal bass around Stokes Bay, plus some small (I'd say tiny!) thornbacks last Monday

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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #26 on: August 17, 2017, 14:58 »
Good man Sunshineband.
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #27 on: August 17, 2017, 19:57 »
Good man Sunshineband.
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Why thank you kind sir  :D

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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #28 on: August 18, 2017, 19:54 »
I was out last sunday in the boat, 42 plaice caught kept 6 around 3-3.5lb nice day on the water,,,
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Re: Fishing Season 2017
« Reply #29 on: August 19, 2017, 08:22 »
I was out last sunday in the boat, 42 plaice caught kept 6 around 3-3.5lb nice day on the water,,,

Excellent size... nice for dinner!


Black bream,red gurnard and red mullet off Stokes Bay Thursday. All large enough to keep, but only just, so they went free. (Caught by my brother  ;))




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