Fishing the Llyn Peninsula

Abersoch Angling

Fishing the Llyn Peninsula

Fishing Gimblet Rock – Pwllheli

Gimblet RockGimblet rock is a great south facing location for fishing from Pwllheli, it has a high vantage point and gives easy fishing.

It is fishable from the rock three hours either side of high

 

 

 

 

 

Directions & Map

Directions

Turn down the road next to the inland Harbour in Pwllheli toward the main beach, follow this road then turn left on to the council estate, follow this road to the end. Park up on the right hand side just prior to Gimblet Rock Caravan park. Then go across the sand to the rocks.

Map


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Species, Bait & Rigs

Species

Bass, Flounder, Dab, Mullet, Plaice, Bream, Dogfish Mackerel and Tope – More Info

Bait

Ragworm, Sandeel, Lugworm, Crab and whole mackerel for the Tope – More Info

Rigs

Spinning – Bass and Mackerel
Single or double hook paternoster – Bream, Flounder, Dab, Dogfish, Bass.
Flowing trace rig – Plaice, Flounder and Bass
Heavy duty pulley rig with 80lb plus mono and 8/0 hooks for the Tope – More Info