These past days there’s been some awesome fishing at Ratchaburi lake! Here is a lovely arawana captured on lure at Ratchaburi by Laurent on a Mitchell light tackle combo. The Mitchell marketing manager Laurent Checko is a fine lure angler. Proof is that biggie peacock bass in the 5.00 kg mark taken on lure as well on the same day at Ratchaburi lake. Continue reading
Great success for Australian angler Steven Raleigh at Mae Ngat Dam! Steven visited Chiang mai for a full day Giant snakehead fishing session. Using topwater lures like poppers, frogs and diving lures like Rapala Magnum, he caught nice Jungle perch and snakeheads in the 3-4 kg range. Finally he hooked into a big whacker Giant Snakehead, which showed 19lb on the Boga grip after a tremendous fight. Congratulations to this exceptional catch! Below a large specimen sized Giant Snakehead. At 19lb this beauty is an unforgettable catch and a good size for one of North Thailand’s best lure fishing destinations Mae Ngat reservoir.
If catching many different fish species is your aim while on your fishing holiday in Thailand then a good place to start is the predator lake in Ratchaburi province. The lake is fairly large as are most of the resident fish. Jethro booked a couple days hoping to catch a variety of species using lure, fly and bait fishing tactics. Continue reading
A monster double, in Thailand. with Giant Mekong Catfish and Giant siamese carp action UK Angler, Michael Wards had two catches of a lifetime in two days fishing. 180 POUNDS OF GIANT MEKONG CATFISH CAUGHT BY UK ANGLER, MICHAEL WARDS! Continue reading
Taken for a Six Hour ride by a 100KG (220lb) Freshwater Stingray.”Each time the ray decided to stick on the bottom, there was no way we could move it, not even for a single inch. When it was crawling slowly on the river’s muddy bottom, we would pump it like if it was a matter of life and death but without being able to lift the ray vertically a single inch.” Continue reading
Finally we have the story of the IGFA all tackle world record catch of the famous Giant siamese carp. The biggest carp species in the world. This text has been on our wish list for a long time and now we have it right here, Read on for the full account as it happened written by the captor himself UK angler Mr Terry Mather. Continue reading
Its very very good to live away from the sprawling hustle and bustle of city life. Away from the trourist track.People are living off the land and the wet season now brings with it quick change as lands jump start into their yearly cycles of renewal. In and around the newly flooded fields and rice paddy’s the local fish are on the move as they search for abundant foods in places unaccessible only a week ago. Continue reading