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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Summer gear overview
It's time to cook summer gear! Review of Black Bass Spin K1229 and Chokai Series Maguro Super Contact spinning reels, as well as Surf Master Legend 2000 reels. Despite the…

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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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Pike perch on ultralight with colored cheburashka

Report on spring spinning fishing for ultralight using colored loads. First experience.

The offseason flew extremely fast this year. Armed with a spinning reel, on the very first day without a strong wind, I went to the river. The section between the river and the reservoir of TPPs each spring brought good catches of zander. I was at the pond at about 10 in the morning, arrived after night duty. Continue reading

Crayfish catching in the winter
Like fishing, crayfish fishing is governed by fishing rules. These rules may be slightly modified depending on the characteristics of the region. But overall, there is a forbidden winter season…

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Every fishing net should have an inspector with a ruler?
Amateur fishermen are already being fined for new rates for catching “substandard” fish, and has this already affected net owners? I don’t know how it will be on the Volga…

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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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Fishing on the bulldozer
The technique of fishing on the "bulldozer". What kind of fish is being caught. The similarities and differences of the "bulldozer" from non-mountable mormyshek. The versatility of the bait. Despite…

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