Do not spit in the well, it’s useful to drink water
It amazes me, many of my friends and fishermen’s colleagues, that people who come to the water, to the forest, to nature, literally crap under themselves, as if they were…

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Fishing places. By the islet
This is a wide duct, which is called either the second or the third. If we take into account an even wider channel, but rather an ice plateau that stretches…

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On the Volga from the shore
In the morning, the Volga resembles a large lake. Almost no current, and along the coast stretch strips of greenery. Hydroelectric plant gates usually open at around ten o’clock. Only…

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Smoking fish at home and on the beach

Original smokehouse
Commercial smokehouses are easy to operate and smoke fish and other products well. But they have one drawback: they often smoke, which is unacceptable for an apartment, and also require the replacement of an asbestos cord. A stainless steel smokehouse, invented by craftsmen, is even simpler and more durable, since it is welded from thick metal. Continue reading

June fishing
So, the spawning ban has been lifted. What kind of fish and where they catch in June. So, for five days already, the spawning ban in the Mari El Republic…

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Season begins
In our area, everyone is waiting for the rise of crucian carp from the Volga. Meanwhile, fishermen checking Malaya Kokshaga for raising this crucian carp, in fact, every day, fall…

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Wonderful bastard - ruff
Ruff became an iconic live bait in catching not only pike, but even a good perch caught on a ruff. In general, a ruff is considered to be not very…

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I will spit on my grandfather’s spoon in the pike’s face
Bright April days delight with the long-awaited warmth and smells of waking earth. Fishermen, after a short break, are activated. Someone trying to catch a burbot by putting a bunch…

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