Season begins

Choosing a fishing cage
How to choose a fishing cage? Mesh size and workmanship. The selection is long cage. The average version of the cage, between sports and amateur. Choosing a cage for fishing…

Continue reading →

If you caught a cold while fishing. Folk recipes
One of my acquaintances, a fishing companion, caught a cold while fishing in the winter, having fallen under the ice. Everything would be fine, but he had to run to…

Continue reading →

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…

Continue reading →

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 fact that snow still lies in central Russia and the rivers are ice-bound, not much remains before the open water season. So, it’s time to cook summer gear too. And first of all – spinning reels and reels, since in the spring the period of fishing for spinning is short. And it will last until the spawning ban. Continue reading

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 from the high root bank, then this channel with a narrow and long island in the middle will really be the third. The long island, which forms the second narrow channel, stretches almost to the Fried hillock, and is cut off in the southeastern side by braids that either appear from the water or disappear. Continue reading

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

The chain was lengthened and the bowl pushed back

Now in spring you’ll have to “poke” scammers and shy away from approaching motorboats … Features of the current spring fishing.
Actually, the article was supposed to talk about fishing on the spring river and its features. But now this fishing will resemble a certain operation, which in Russia is called “tyry”. Now we will “fish” the fish, sitting on the banks of the river, which has already become a native, since we come here from childhood and there are many memories associated with these places. Continue reading

Who can be caught in early spring

What fish can become prey in early April? What and where to catch? Nozzles, bait, bait.

The period of early spring is the time that can be called off-season. Why? It seems to be already open water and the fish should move, feed. During this period, the bulk of the fish still adapt to new conditions. Moreover, cold still winter-winter water fights off appetite not only in fish of the cyprinid family, but perches, too, have not yet been taken. Continue reading

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…

...

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…

...

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,…

...

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…

...