Mfv Deltic,,,Killala,,Co.Mayo

Tue Oct 23, 2012 6:58 pm

People:uncle(skipper),myself and a mate chris


Tide:not sure,,getting ready to rise i fink,,,neap tides

Weather:cracking,,cloud cover,,calm seas,slow drift,,,,but an east wind going then to N/E :(

Bait:fresh macks,mussel,,and 5 small lug

Rigs:feathers and my own personel deadly one :mrgreen:

Results:mackerel,cod,ling,pouting,sanddog,pollock,corkwing wrasse,cuckoo wrasse,ballen wrasse,red gurnard,tub gurnard,

Report,,havent been reporting on here in ages but since its a boat report i said why not,,,decided to head out with the uncle today before the boats are lifted on to the harbour,,,smashing day,,,bad wind thou,,,,,we started at the peaks off killcumin for an hour,small pollock,1 cod and a few wrasse,,then we went east towards lennadoon and picked up the rest of the species,,,,havent been out in ages and boy did i enjoy it,,,i finished up with ten species,,biggest was a 10lb ling,4-5lb cod and a 4lb ballen wrasse :mrgreen: ,,,no big pollock,,,biggest was 3-4lb,,,,....mackerel were thick in the evening,,so close to the boat they were shooting up like torpedoes ,,,you could see them looking down at the rig,,,

bait freezer is filled,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,sorry lads wrecked the head trying to think where the camera was this morning,,,thinking i left it on the beach last weekend but when i was out at bartra island i remembered i took pictures of the cockles i got the other day to send to my mate in australia via facebook to pixx him off :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:


Re: Mfv Deltic,,,Killala,,Co.Mayo

Thu Oct 25, 2012 10:12 pm

nice session - didnt get out on the boat at all this year - usually manage a session or two. been way to long since i had a feed of Ling!! :-)

Re: Mfv Deltic,,,Killala,,Co.Mayo

Fri Oct 26, 2012 8:47 am

Well done Brian, nice array of species there, sounds like a great days sport :)

Re: Mfv Deltic,,,Killala,,Co.Mayo

Tue Nov 06, 2012 10:57 pm

Well done, fine bit of fishing.