Popper Destination Idea Fishing Report We often get asked where in the World is fishing really well at the moment; well let me tell you that Sri Lanka is setting the fishing World on fire. Where do you know in the World where you can go and catch so many different species all reaching their maximum sizes? Simply, SRI LANKA
So why not give me a call and I can advise you on the best weeks available for any given species. As you can imagine spaces are already filling for 2014 so do not hesitate in calling me and you could be sampling some of the Worlds best fishing sooner than you thought.
Our guides from Sri Lanka have sent us this outstanding report from January 2014 and I hope you enjoy and learn from their report. So until next time, enjoy the read
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Sri Lanka Fishing in January- Report
Early January saw us experimenting and trying out the inshore species again, then our guides have arrived Nicolas and Erik both back from a break and very eager to get going. We had decided that we would look at expanding our jigging options available as we had caught some nice fish on jig earlier, quick checks of the boats and equipment and we are ready to head out jigging, there is so much happening now that its very exciting with big fish and multiple species coming up regularly here are a few excerpts.
First up we have Erik with a nice gold spot taken in a new jigging spot
And of course no jigging spot is complete without paying the Sri Lanka tax in terms of lost equipment to the Spanish mackerel around, this one was not so lucky though and was landed before it could bite through….
Of course when we had the opportunity to pop we did and this is one of the few big 40kg GT that was actually landed when you start to have fish like this coming up you need to have the right equipment and shortcomings will be exposed, below Jean Luc poses with one of a few he finally managed to hook up to.