Tag: carp

Fishing Journal: 1st June 2017. New PB Tench and a Lesson learned7: First Barbel and what a whopper

Fishing Journal: April 20th 2017. Tandridge Lake, what a treasure

First trip of what will be many to the lovely Tandridge Lake or a great days fishing ! I found this new to me lake via an internet search and sent an email to ask a couple of questions. A couple of pleasant replies later I confirmed I would be popping down to fish their…
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22nd April 2017 0
making balsa floats fourth stage

Making Balsa Fishing Floats. My way with pictures

Making Balsa Fishing Floats. My way with pictures If you have read some of my fishing journal post, I mention my setups normally have one of my handmade Balsa floats included. A friend asked how I made these so here is how I do it with pictures and I know you will get some value…
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14th April 2017 0
Fishing Journal: 1st June 2017. New PB Tench and a Lesson learned7: First Barbel and what a whopper

Fishing Journal. April 3rd 2017. A damn fine bend in my rod

Fishing Journal. April 3rd 2017. A damn fine bend in my rod Fishing Journal. April 3rd 2017. A damn fine bend in my rod was experienced when my light tackle hit on a carp and here is the story First my tackle choice for the day was as per this list My trusty http://www.davecarrera.com/shakespeare-mach3-xt-lite-match/ rod…
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4th April 2017 0
Got my 2017-18 Fishing Licence

Got my 2017-18 Fishing Licence

Got my 2017-18 Fishing Licence and hopefully you have ordered yours too, as a possible £2500 fine is just one of the reasons I Got my 2017-18 Fishing Licence The other reasons is the extensive and great work the Environment agency do on our behalf to make fishing safe and viable across the UK Read…
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30th March 2017 0
A tale of two days summary

A tale of two days

A tale of two days Sit down,grab a coffee as I am about to tell you a tale of two days fishing. I have been able to fish two venues over the last couple of days, 15th and 16 Feb 2017, as the temperature had warmed up, hovering about 11 degrees, the promise of better…
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18th February 2017 0
My first F1 smile

Fishing Royal Berkshire Fishery

Fishing Royal Berkshire Fishery 07-02-2017 I popped down to do a days Fishing Royal Berkshire Fishery, and what a treat it was. The day promised to be the best day temperature wise, according to my weather app, for a couple of weeks here in the UK in Mid February, so took my chance trying out…
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8th February 2017 0
Early Start for Early Success

Early Start for Early Success

Early Start for Early Success Sometimes you have to make an Early Start for Early Success. Got to my clubs lake at 7am, as you can see from the picture it was still dark as I unpacked the car & found my way to peg 6. Pegs 6 and 22 are favorite for Carp anglers…
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2nd February 2017 0
My new Carp setup Nash H-Gun Dwarf 6 ft

My new Carp setup

My new Carp setup My new Carp setup for 2017 is my single rod dedicated Carp setup Keeping in the “Keep it small and compact” method i have for my fishing gear, I bought the Nash H-Gun Dwarf 6ft 3lb rod, A single Fox Micron + bite alarm & Carp based quick release end tackle…
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31st January 2017 0

Changes to what I offer

Since I have had to redo the website I thought it might be a good time to think about what I offer and here I outline what DCF is now all about. Fishing Flies I love fly fishing, those of you who know me know how much, probably to much if that is possible. But…
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3rd December 2016 0