Blog & Catch Reports

October 1, 2016

What was a planned Cod hunting session on a Autumn morning out on the Solent ended in a very unexpected way. At 6:30am Armed with Squid and Lug in the hope of a early Cod I headed out from Elmore Slipway aiming for the drop off. The tides were overwhelming and my ancho...

June 9, 2015

 The Annual Smoothound Hunt off Hillhead this year was organised last minute but we couldn't have picked a better day. The weather was perfect with wind between 5mph and 8mph and the tide was peaking midway through the session.  Ray Breton was first to arrive at 5am ye...

May 14, 2015

 Smoothound are one of the best fighting fish in the UK and are one of my favourite species to catch in the Solent.


When can I catch Smoothound?

They usually arrive in the Solent towards the end of Spring in search of crabs shedding their shells otherwise known as...

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