Category Archives: trakker pioneer

Keeping Warm In Your Bivvy


I have been fishing winter nights since the mid-80s and I am so glad that the tackle industry started to revolutionize, it was very bleak and cold in those days.  My feet still feel the cold a lot and I … Continue reading

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Trip 17 Carp Fishing – 2018


After spend a few hours on the lake today playing with the Deeper and flicking the rods out for an hour or two (and getting that spring feeling).  I just had to come back down after doing the school run and … Continue reading

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One Last Bash Before 2018


Let’s hope theres a lump out there with my name on it. Richard

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Last Blast 


It’s may last go before Christmas and I am nicely hidden away and the traps are set. All set up with the perfect combination. Bring on the lumps and have a Happy Christmas all. Richard 

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Trip 101 Carp Fishing- 2017


After a very enjoyable few hours the other day and still feeling not 100%, I headed off down the lake. I’m not too sure what I will do or how long I will fish for.  I took my normal route … Continue reading

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Out after the carp today.


Different lake, all to myself, no monsters, heaven. A nice way to spend Saturday afternoon and everning.  Richard 

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Nice Sunset Tonight


Let’s hope a few carp slip over the cord tonight. Richard 

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Trip 97 Carp Fishing- 2017


After seeing all the carp topping yesterday whilst pike fishing (this is the trouble I find myself in when pike fishing lakes), even on the coldest of days, I just end up seeing carp. I just had to get back … Continue reading

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Ridgemonkey Bivvy Light


I have had my bivvy light for over 5 months and used it most nights when I am out fishing. I don’t use it to read by or keep on for hours, just to bait up and do a spot … Continue reading

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Trip No 93 Carp Fishing (2015)


I am out for another Sunday night session, this will be my only trip of the week.  As I have the dentist & Nativities to go to – I am a bit stuck for time. I have picked a bay … Continue reading

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