Wanted. Antenna with long side lobes and a weak base side

#1
My geographical area gives me a very good North South line with a good East and a fair West side.
I was thinking an inverted horseshoe with a parasitic element...
Any ideas?
 
#3
I'm hoping to have the antenna pointing away from the 1,000 mountain to my west (which limits reception). So the back lobe can be weak.
The sides lobes (N & S) are where my where I want to have gain. Don't want to lose the east gain either. I'm in a rural area near the ocean.
I've used EZnec before but it will not work on my Linux under wine now. Hoping someone has links and or pre made plots xnec2
 
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#4
I can't see any easy solution with just one antenna and retain all around coverage; you may have to look at a suitable phasing harness to run a vertical with two or more low gain (wide beam width) yagis.
 
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