Features of an overnight stay in summer
The summer period is characterized by relative comfort compared to the conditions of ice fishing and spending the night with severe winter time, when frosts of twenty degrees and howling…

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In May 2019 on a small river
Feature of fishing in May 2019. Ascent to spawn. A chance to catch a chub. Spawning ban. First of all, a feature of May in 2019 can be called an…

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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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large predators

What to catch crayfish on

Crayfish lures. Crayfish catching, as well as fishing, has a lot of fans, and not only in the summer, but also on ice. True, there are also restrictions on the timing of fishing for these arthropods, which are objects of industrial and amateur fishing (read here). And that is understandable. After all, crayfish have delicious and dietary meat, and are also considered a special and tasty snack for beer. Continue reading

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 this year, but in March last year near Korotnaya, for example, the river, far and wide, was blocked off by fishing nets. And the devil will understand them, where they legally fish, and where not. And while I was there, I’ve never seen valiant fish conservation officials checking these net owners. Continue reading

Spring fishing in the spill

Fishing in the spring on spills and hollows. Tackle and fishing equipment.

During the flood period of rivers filled with meltwater, fishing is, as if in standby mode. It all depends on when the rivers enter the banks, or at least the water level becomes just below the upper edge of the banks. And this period can be called the off-season time, the transition period between winter and spring fishing in open water. Continue reading

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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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 at the pond in summer
Of course, first of all, on a village pond in the summer, there is a real expanse for fishing anglers who will not exchange their fishing rod with classic equipment…

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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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