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Beara codding

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Beara codding

Postby beara man » 26 Dec 2011, 17:10

Here I am with it seems the whole Beara Peninsula to myself with a few cod and bass for company.
Frozen peeler is by far te best bait but also catching on black lug and to my surprise I had 3 fish on hardbacks, only put them out as an experiment but the cod were obliging so that could save a few bob on bait. Lost a bonus bass about 4-5 pounds when the hook pulled out as was trying to swing it in but did not really deserve it. Would have returned it anyway so nothing lost.
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Re: Beara codding

Postby james1984 » 26 Dec 2011, 18:50

Good effort mate, nice to hear your catching a few.
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Re: Beara codding

Postby Padsta Tel » 26 Dec 2011, 19:17

Sounds like a good session mate and good bass this time of the year is it a hard venue to get to. :thumb: :thumb: :thumb: p s please let's have some photo's always makes a better report cheers. :clap:
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Re: Beara codding

Postby Rushy » 26 Dec 2011, 21:58

Nice tip that about the hardbacks, I suppose when the cod are feeding they'll take anything. I once gutted a cod and it had a hardback crab in its stomach still alive! It must have just eaten it prior to snaffling my bait.....lucky crab cos I let it go!


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Re: Beara codding

Postby TerryG » 26 Dec 2011, 22:25

Tidy sesh mate :thumb: :D I have used hard backs from the boat for smooth hounds, but never really had to cast it out very far, :thumb: :thumb:
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Re: Beara codding

Postby roger de dodger » 01 Jan 2012, 11:13

shame about the bass ,still any fish is a good one ! any ray around ,i hear reports of ray down in yoghal feckers have all the cod and now the ray show up aswell :twisted:
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Re: Beara codding

Postby beara man » 13 Jan 2012, 23:26

Easy mark to get to just 5 minutes walk/scramble from the car. Nice rocky platform casting out on to sand. Has a 1.5lb whiting there the other day along with a couple of 3lb cod. Waiting for the biggie which will surely come and putting out whole squid as bait but no takers yet. Rest of fish finding crab irresistable.
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