sunnyrhyl.com

Warning: Contains Nuts
 
HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  UsergroupsUsergroups  RegisterRegister  Log in  

Share | 
 

 The Shetland Shakers

Go down 
AuthorMessage
Logger
Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 6107
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 10341
Location : Colwyn Bay

PostSubject: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 2:08 pm

Lots of travelling
Lots of fishing
Lots of laughs
Lots of aches and pains Neutral

It's a long way to the Shetlands, 700 miles and 13hrs on a ferry but if you want the best sea fishing in the UK that's where you'll need to go Exclamation

The two days fishing aboard OBERON, sailing from Cullivoe on the Isle of Yell, catching Cod and Coalfish up to 25lb with Ling up to 30lb from depths of 360 feet left myself and my six companions arm achingly shattered but with the biggest grins ever  Very Happy  


THE SHETLAND SHAKERS
Liam Karl Dave Dave L Paul Ade and yours truly


























2lb leads and big lures were needed  Exclamation



It got quite choppy at times  Neutral































And no report is complete of course without some................





I had the boasting rights about catching the only pollack and Liam for catching the only Torsk which is like a small Ling and a species I'd never heard of before  Exclamation   
cth

The fishing was great fun, really hard work in those depths but so rewarding even though I can still feel the rocking of the boat  silent  Very Happy  Very Happy

Thanks to Paul, Dave L, Karl, Dave, Ade and Liam for making the trip such fun and one I shall never forget  thumbs up

The two Dave's did a terrific job doing all the driving  thumbs up

Thanks to Paul for doing all the organising you did a great job mate  cheers

bye
Back to top Go down
Online
hot shot alan
Tope Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 1388
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 3733
Location : denbigh

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 3:43 pm

great set of pics Dave a trip for you all to remember. looks like you all could do with a good rest well done lads cth cth cth bye
Back to top Go down
Logger
Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 6107
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 10341
Location : Colwyn Bay

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 3:59 pm

I've got today off then I'm back up north Alan Crying or Very sad
Back to top Go down
Online
stevo
Fish of the Month Winner
Fish of the Month Winner
avatar

Number of posts : 3496
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 7505
Location : manchester

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 5:43 pm

Super report dave looked like your boys
had a great time well done chaps cth cth cth cth cth cth cth
Back to top Go down
tatch
Skate Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 886
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 3595
Location : holmfirth west yorkshire

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 6:17 pm

Cracking report & photos Dave Rock on well done all cheers cheers cheers cheers cheers cheers have you booked the next years torture session lol! cth cth cth
Back to top Go down
Notbad
The Big Cheese
avatar

Number of posts : 4634
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 9365
Location : Sunny Rhyl, near t'beach and the old folks home

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 7:14 pm

Never heard of a Torsk either!

Great pics of some big ugly brutes ( and the fish)  not sure I'd be up to hauling them up from that depth but it sounds like a great trip for sure.

I see you made 3 stars!
Back to top Go down
Logger
Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 6107
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 10341
Location : Colwyn Bay

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 7:17 pm

The lads have done Tatch and Arwel will be with them on that trip (he was sadly missed this year) I've decided not to go but hopefully there will be room for me another time Basketball


Last edited by Logger on Wed Sep 07, 2016 9:50 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
Online
Logger
Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 6107
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 10341
Location : Colwyn Bay

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 7:20 pm

Notbad wrote:
Never heard of a Torsk either!

Great pics of some big ugly brutes ( and the fish)  not sure I'd be up to hauling them up from that depth but it sounds like a great trip for sure.

I see you made 3 stars!

4 Like a Star @ heaven seems a long way off Neutral
Back to top Go down
Online
headwyn
Wolf Fish Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 1950
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 5700
Location : Sunny Rhyl

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 7:49 pm

Great report and photos Dave.

Looks like a long way to go for a workout though!
Back to top Go down
Logger
Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 6107
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 10341
Location : Colwyn Bay

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 9:52 pm

It is a long way Kev but with great company it ain't so bad Smile
Back to top Go down
Online
Arwel
JUDGE OF THE MONTH
JUDGE OF THE MONTH
avatar

Number of posts : 71
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 2889
Location : Abergele

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Wed Sep 07, 2016 10:16 pm

Cracking pics there Logger! Hope the Mrs is looking after you (washing done and ironed Laughing ) before you turn back round and head north tomorrow.
Back to top Go down
Logger
Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 6107
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 10341
Location : Colwyn Bay

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Thu Sep 08, 2016 4:20 am

Arwel wrote:
Cracking pics there Logger! Hope the Mrs is looking after you (washing done and ironed  Laughing ) before you turn back round and head north tomorrow.

Yes absolutely and buttys made too Rolling Eyes
lol!
Back to top Go down
Online
talkingbullhuss
Tope Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 1499
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 4282
Location : stoke

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Thu Sep 08, 2016 6:14 am

Three daves on one boat lol .. Well done lads looks like you all had a good time and some cracking fish lads cheers cheers

_________________
Sea fishing like nicotine ......
Back to top Go down
squidward
Species Hunt Winner 2017
Species Hunt Winner 2017
avatar

Number of posts : 844
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 4590
Location : Rhyl

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Thu Sep 08, 2016 9:15 am

Cracking report and pics Dave, you`ll need a few blanks to get over that lot  lol!
Back to top Go down
MusselMan
Octopus Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 661
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 4089
Location : Too far from the sea to fish often

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Thu Sep 08, 2016 9:21 pm

What a lot of pots! cheers

_________________
Judge of LAST month
My best fish caught near Rhyl was in 2012 - 29lb tope - it was this big  cheers  Very Happy
Back to top Go down
Logger
Hunter
avatar

Number of posts : 6107
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 10341
Location : Colwyn Bay

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Fri Sep 09, 2016 7:34 pm

squidward wrote:
Cracking report and pics Dave, you`ll need a few blanks to get over that lot  lol!

I'm sure I can manage that Crying or Very sad lol!
Back to top Go down
Online
Kirky's Dad
Sunnyrhyl Addict
Sunnyrhyl Addict
avatar

Number of posts : 2235
SunnyRhyl-O-Meter : 4919
Location : Stafford, Staffordshire

PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   Sat Sep 10, 2016 9:20 pm

Well done Dave on a cracking report and some great picture. A trip to remember by the looks of it Dave. boat cth cth cth cth
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: The Shetland Shakers   

Back to top Go down
 
The Shetland Shakers
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
sunnyrhyl.com :: Sea Fishing :: Charter Boat Reports-
Jump to: