Category Archives: Crabbing in Yorkshire

Crabbydays Goes to Staithes, North Yorkshire

We really wanted to kick off our website with a wonderful post about crabbing in the lovely fishing village of Staithes in North Yorkshire. But the British weather had other plans and as we neared the coast the heavens opened…

Crabbing in Whitby Harbour

Check out this write up by The Whitby Guide: “Crabbing in Whitby Harbour has been the pastime of youngsters in the town for a million generations. Next to Whitby Bridge is a designated harbour fishing area where 99% of those ‘fishing’ are trying to catch crabs on simple hand-held lines. Called ‘doggering’ by locals, this…

Go Crabbing in Staithes Harbour

We love this write up about crabbing in Staithes Harbour from Greystones Cottages website: “Judging by the number of crabbing lines our guests leave behind, and their comments in the guest book, this seems to be one of the most popular activities for children of all ages. Borrow one of our lines or buy one…