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Pike fishing the Norfolk Broads – Part 5 Last chance saloon

The alarm sounded at 06:00am, we got up and got ready still exhausted from the long day before. This certainly didn’t curve anyone’s enthusiasm, we headed off to Mcdonalds for a coffee, Harry Gould spared no time, he decided to set his rods up in Mcdonalds… thankfully it was quiet. AUTHOR Daniel Hughes [...]

2020-04-15T01:15:17+01:00January 6th, 2020|Pike & Predator|

Pike fishing the Norfolk Broads – Part 4 Every cloud has a silver lining

With the light closing in and the lures being trawled we laughed and joked about the engine situation, making light of what we initially thought was the end of the world. Out of know where one of the trawling lures had an almighty whack! A pike was on, Tom had managed to hook another on the lure! With light [...]

2020-04-15T01:15:38+01:00January 6th, 2020|Pike & Predator|

Pike fishing the Norfolk Broads – Part 3 Our first broads pike!

We headed off and found a likely looking section off the river which was the Salhouse broad, we dropped the mud weights just inside the broad and got the rods out, at this point we were float fishing different dead baits, Smelts, Roach and Mackerel. There was also a couple of lure rods being cast around in case the [...]

2020-04-15T01:16:00+01:00January 3rd, 2020|Pike & Predator|

Pike fishing the Norfolk Broads – Part 2 Lessons Learnt

We were due to set off at the crack of dawn on the Friday morning, so we decided to go to Tom’s on the Tuesday and fully prepare. We made sure everything was ready; Rods, reels, nets, unhooking mats, end tackle, bait, warm clothes, cooking equipment and a food and drink shop in order to buy the night before. [...]

2020-04-15T01:16:24+01:00January 3rd, 2020|Pike & Predator|

Pike fishing the Norfolk Broads Part 1 – Preparation & Organization is key

I would like to start out by saying this is my first ever experience fishing off of a boat, so you are in for a treat. Every year me, my brother Harry and two of our close friends Tom and Harry organize a group winter fishing social around November/December time. We had originally planned to go and do a [...]

2020-04-15T01:14:50+01:00January 3rd, 2020|Pike & Predator|