Off-season overnight
In spring, as in autumn, the problem of overnight stay is urgent and important, because it is during these periods that night cold, along with dampness creeping from cold lowlands,…

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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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And you didn’t fly on a boat
This story happened on Lake Bolshoy Martyn, on one of the very hot and stuffy days, when the air seemed to thicken, became hot and motionless. And so it lasted…

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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 attractive to a predator live bait. Only the burbot is bleeding at the sight and smell of this prickly and slimy representative of perches. For a nocturnal predator there is no tastier fish than a ruff, despite its thorns and snotty. Continue reading

You can’t drive to the river by car

The new provisions on the water protection zone are doubly impressive. It seems that our responsible persons are taking care of protecting the Russian banks of rivers and lakes from the urban negative impact of civilization, and if you imagine some of the nuances and consequences of the introduction of these provisions, it becomes uncomfortable. There is a feeling that our lawmakers are only preoccupied with how to poison the life of a simple Russian person. Continue reading

Disguise of fixed gear
Disguise of fixed gear in summer and winter. Probably, every fisherman had to deal with the problem of maintaining his fixed gear from ruin and abduction. The onlookers, idly staggering…

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Proper installation of a floating boil
How to mount a floating boilie and remove the "idle" bites? Basic rules to improve the performance of bites. Novice anglers often encounter the problem of “blank” bites when fishing…

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Loach - an interesting fish
Description of loach. Where it is found and how it is caught (tackle, bait, time). While fishing, there are a lot of interesting moments that are remembered for a lifetime.…

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Catch on ice, then on water
Discussions of the new fishing law never subside. There are also legitimate concerns. There is already information about the first friction with representatives of the law, namely with the fish…

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