Cod Fishing - Shore Angling

Cod fishing from shore is a popular and easily accessible recreational activity that we strongly recommend. Even the most inexperienced fisherman can try on cod fishing and even if you do not succeed at the first attempt, there are many other species that can bite. Pollack and Coalfish are among others common catches while. Cod fishing is like many other forms of shore angling. It's about skill, experience, knowledge and a little luck. Below you will find articles that hopefully will give you the knowledge you need in order to succeed.

Cod Fishing Spots
When you are cod fishing from the shore, the biggest challenge will often be to locate the fish. It may be a good idea to seek information from local fishermen, but some basic knowledge will to a large extent enable you to find the best fishing spots.

The conditions along the seabed are usually the most important factor when choosing cod fishing spots. This fsih will often stay in places with rough bottom conditions, mainly because it will find food and protection in such areas. Therefore you should seek fishing spots with such bottom conditions when you are cod fishing from the shore. Deep crevices, seaweeds/kelp, steep subsea hillsides, as well as a rocky seabed will provide suitable conditions for cod fishing. Read the article on cod fishing spots

Shore Angling - Bait Fishing
Cod fishing from the shore is for many anglers synonymous with bait fishing. Although there are other excellent alternatives available, bait fishing definitely provide some great opportunities for successful cod fishing. The ability to choose the most appropriate bait will often be crucial for your opportunities during shore angling. First and foremost, you should choose bait that cod will naturally feed on in the relevant area. Be aware that this may vary depending on seasons. Read this article on Bait fishing

Cod Fishing - Best Time
In most areas there will actually be good opportunities for cod fishing throughout the year. Some fishermen may claim that they only catch cod at certain times of the year, this is incorrect. Often such opinions are caused by lack of knowledge on cod fishing. But although you can get good catches throughout the year, you will usually experience the best cod fishing from late September to April, throughout. Tides will often affect the conditions for cod fishing, and is thus a factor that should be taken into account. Local conditions are extremely crucial, and it is therefore difficult to give any general advice. Read this article on Cod fishing 

Shore Angling - Casting
Casting will always be an important part of cod fishing from the shore. If you can`t cast your bait or lure into the area where cod are located, it will of course be difficult to catch fish. What requirements are set on casting abilities is primarily determined be whether you are using lures or bait, as well as of how far out at sea cod is present. Bait fishing for cod will often take place at sandy beaches as well as at other areas with shallow water. At such fishing spots the fish will often be located a bit from the shore, meaning that you must be able to perform long distance casting. Read this article on Cod fishing
Shore Angling Cod
Cod fishing from the shore is a popular, as well as very accessible sport fishing. If you have access to saltwater, the possibilities for some great catches are often good throughout the year. This is free of charge in most parts of the world and the necessary equipment is not particularly expensive. Even the most inexperienced fisherman can try cod fishing, but some knowledge will give all anglers an advantage. Read this article on Cod fishing 
Cod Fishing Equipment
When you engage in cod fishing, it is important to use suitable fishing equipment. Before you decide which fishing gear to buy, you should decide how you will be fishing for cod. You should also check out the fishing equipment you already have available. You will often find that it can be used for several kinds of sport fishing. On this website you will find tips and information about fishing equipment for all kinds of cod fishing. You will find advice and recommendations in a variety of price ranges. Read the article Cod Fishing equipment