Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

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Do you fish mainly from a boat or land

Boat?
22
45%
Land?
27
55%
 
Total votes: 49

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Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

Postby davek » Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:59 pm

Landbased until I get into a boat, cheers davo
It's an exhilarating feeling catching a fish
But it's an even better feeling releasing them



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Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

Postby dazz999 » Tue Mar 13, 2018 4:36 pm

landbased for me i swim like a brick

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Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

Postby M9085 » Tue Mar 13, 2018 5:09 pm

Land, but I hardly ever let the boat opportunity pass by :-)

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Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

Postby Brownie » Tue Mar 13, 2018 7:15 pm

ducky wrote:
Brownie wrote:
ducky wrote:
Brownie wrote:Land, seriously considered a good float tube recently though. So that'd put me mid way I guess. Saving up for one. Saved up for things in the past though too which other things ate. Hopefully this effort will make the distance. :-D


If you fish closed waters that aren’t too far to travel over water there is seriously no better fishing craft imo. I own one and absolutely love it. But has some limitations regarding where it can be used

Hi mate. What brand do you have? I don't know anyone who has one so am not sure which is a good one or not. Could you get an OK one for a few hundred bucks or do you need to spend a bit more? Hate to buy a rubbish one and waste my money for the sake of waiting and saving a bit more.
Would appreciate any info at all on them.



This is mine and it’s absolutely awesome.

https://www.amazon.com/Classic-Accessor ... B01G258LMK

I use a pair of smaller swim style fins. A mate uses snorkelling style fins. He is faster but my fins don’t smash your ankles up.

They are the best snag fishing vessel you can buy imo. Including slayers/other yaks with reverse. As soon as you hook up you can really put the hurt on the fish by kicking back at the same time as pumping and winding.

Here’s one of the fish I pulled out of a very snaggy waterway. We bought the tubes specifically to fish this location. Was one of the best investments I made at around $265 delivered.

Great, thanks for that info, really appreciate it mate. Like the photo too :-D
:a_goodjob: Definitely getting one.

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Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

Postby CarlG » Tue Mar 13, 2018 7:19 pm

purple5ive wrote:
CarlG wrote:
purple5ive wrote:Landbased fishing sucks balls!!!!!!


Operator error methinks.


bollocks !!!!


And we're hooked up...!
Got couta..?

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Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

Postby Boonanza » Tue Mar 13, 2018 7:24 pm

I have a boat but love finding a good bank to fish off. :thumbsup:
Water is the most essential element of life, because without water you can’t go fishing. :water:



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Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

Postby purple5ive » Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:16 pm

CarlG wrote:
purple5ive wrote:
CarlG wrote:
purple5ive wrote:Landbased fishing sucks balls!!!!!!


Operator error methinks.


bollocks !!!!


And we're hooked up...!


that boat had already sailed a while ago :rofl:
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Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

Postby TheNix » Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:21 am

Exclusively land-based fishing for me, almost exclusively freshwater too.

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Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

Postby smile0784 » Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:16 pm

M9085 wrote:Land, but I hardly ever let the boat opportunity pass by :-)


Dont forget a yak.mate

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Re: Are you a land based fisho or a boat fisho?

Postby abzz » Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:30 pm

LB for me. Can't beat that feelin!



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