Things You Don’t Expect to See When Fishing!

Dolphin stampede

Fishing is not just about catching fish, it’s about spending time outdoors and interacting, in our own way, with nature. Hence the age-old saying: “It’s called fishing, not catching”.

Hammerhead caught by hand?!

Hammerhead shark caught by hand

When this hammerhead shark was seen struggling in shallow water off a Florida beach, a number of brave civilians attempted to remove the fishing line in which it had become entangled.

Milkfish… Who knew?!

Feeding bread to milkfish

I’ve hand-fed milkfish with bread in Australia but, like the guys at Cpt Jack Films, I had no idea they could be so much fun to catch! Check it out…

Big Atlantic Salmon on Single-Handed Fly Rod

Big Salmon Fishing in Sweden Örekils

Check out this video by devoted fly angler, Vaidas Uselis. Fishing the Örekils River, 100km north of Gothenburg, he lands a fish that will make you green with envy.

Where else can you catch 200lbs of carp in an afternoon?

Holmes Farm Fishery, Leicestershire

In the week all you have to do is turn up and fish and, having caught 200lbs of carp in a few short hours, I would suggest that you could do a lot worse!

The Carp Wake Up

Molly at 33.2oz - mirror carp

This time things were to be different. I managed a few rudd, twenty carp in the 8oz-to-a-pound class, a 5lb zander, three pike and two thirties, pictured here.