Having managed to persuade the lad to put the Wii remote down I dragged him down to a local lake that we have rights to paddle. Basic pike gear thrown in the van too to give a little more purpose to the day.
Chief fish spotter and head gilly doing his job
A quick chance to play in the mud while dad trys to tempt Mr Pike to take his softbait lure
No fish but great fun, for sure they will start showing as the temperatures rise