Quiet on the Kennet and Avon Canal today. Managed these two Perch and stirred a couple of Pike. Fished Reins Bubbling Shads on a texas rig. Chartreuse was the best performing colour.
reins bubbling shad
Braved the extreme cold today for 30 minutes while visiting Newbury. Wasn't hopeful but I was gagging to try out some of my new lures. I fished a 3" Reins Bubbling Shad in Marble Chart Orange, Texas with a 3.5g brass cone weight. Only managed a dozen casts before my hands froze but got a couple of follows from a decent trout and landed this little Pike. Great fun on the LRF gear. I will be back!
Dan joined me for the last fishing of the year today and I'm pleased to say it was successful with us catching maybe twenty Perch between us. But what a contrast More