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Fished the rising tide on a sandy bay by the point .Used 2 x rods with simple 2 hook flapper rigs . 1 rod on straight lug , the other on lug/rag cocktail both using size 1 hooks . First cast took a bass to just over 2lb on the straight lug but then only had the i more knock later in the session whic...
- Tue Feb 26, 2008 8:30 pm
- Forum: South Coast
- Topic: shellness road for thornies
- Replies: 9
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Fished it years ago in winter and caught a few smelt but i see no reason why the Thornies won't appear there . I thing though it is vary shallow so long casting might help . also as it is a nudy beach i would not pick sunny days to fish !!!!!!!!!!
Thinking of trying Allhallows tomorrow after reading Joe's report but can't find my tide tables . Can anyone let me know the time of the High Tide .I looked at the river today and i looked about 4 ish .
Don't use the eel whole i think you use them in sections so they bleed a bit . Some of the boys who boat fish the Thames for Tope will probably be able to help you . Don't forget if it works from a boat if you get into deep enough water it will work from the shore ....
As Rabbi2 said they work well when you have the light . Flatfish are notoriously nosey so anything out of the ordinary attracts them . A few years ago there were rattling beads called Booby Beads that you could put on the line and they worked well in coloured water . I don't know if their still avai...
i know i,m new to the forum but for flounder i generally use a 2 or 3 hook flapper with a lug top with half a king rag cocktail or a lug and maddie cocktail with a size 1 hook , any smaller and they will nearly always swallow which is hard work plus ideal if eels and a good size bass is lurking arou...
- Thu Feb 21, 2008 11:01 pm
- Forum: South Coast
- Topic: Kent fishing , new to the forum .
- Replies: 10
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Hi fellas been watching for a while and have finally managed to stump up the courage to sign up . I've got two questions : first as i fish the Kent coast , north and south , which is the best forum .South coast or East coast ? and secondly when do you think the Thornbacks will show off Leysdown in a...