July fishing
July is, perhaps, the same month of the summer season, when the sun is baking in all its might. For the fisherman this month can be described as not the…

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Winter roach and scavenger fishing
Today we are on the Vazuz reservoir in the Smolensk region, on the grounds of the Pudyshi base. Our goal will be to catch white fish: we will catch the…

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Light and color vision in fish
Illumination of the aquatic environment to a large extent determines the motor and nutritional activity of fish, and color vision is used by them to recognize aquatic and plant organisms…

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drying process

You must look for perch

In most water bodies, perch is constantly moving. Who doesn’t know the situation: half a day walk, walk around and around? Check all the traditional places where he usually took, H is empty. And suddenly on some underwater flat patch you will find a perch. And he stands here very tightly. And another time he is not there already. Either the oxygen regime has changed, or the feed has run out, or atmospheric pressure has fallen sharply. One can only guess …

I have been catching perch in the winter for many years and made sure that its behavior both in a certain period of the year and during the day cannot be driven into any patterns. It’s aground, where there’s only one and a half a meter of water, then at a depth, then at a dump … Continue reading

Winter spinning from the bottom

Let’s talk about spinners designed for fishing from the bottom. For some reason, all books describe the method of spinning exactly in the water column, i.e. when the spoon does not touch the bottom. Although everyone knows that one of the secrets of jig fishing is that the bait, after each cycle of the game, falls to the bottom and raises a cloud of turbidity. Very often, zander, perch attack the spinner or jig bait directly at the bottom.

Spinner for fishing from the bottom

On the basis of this, the method of bottom flashing was substantiated and developed. I have a whole set of baits designed to catch from the bottom. There are a lot of them, they are all made independently, there are no such spinners on sale. Continue reading

Carp in the winter? can!

What is known to a wide circle of anglers about the winter lifestyle of crucian carp, carps, or line? Basically, only with the cooling of water they clog into the wintering pits, lie on the bottom or buried in soft silt, become covered with a thick layer of mucus, fall into suspended animation – in general, they do not peck. This was repeatedly mentioned in his classical works by L.P. Sabaneev.

However, publications about unexpected and successful fishing occasionally appear in fishing publications when crucian carp, carps or tench became trophy for fishermen in winter. Continue reading

Pike perch on live bait
We will make a reservation right away: we are talking about narrowing the pike perch on live bait, and not about fishing with mugs and all kinds of “rubber bands”.…

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Treacherous, mysterious alien. Crucian
The reasons for this confusion and uncertainty among amateur fishers should be explained by a number of unusual circumstances and conditions. Firstly, in the popular literature on sporting and recreational…

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Summer bream fishing in still water
Fishing for bream in quarries, reservoirs and lakes is different from fishing on the river. The first and main feature is that if the bream in the rivers during the…

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Catching fish in the sea for tying
The number of fishing enthusiasts in the Black Sea is increasing every year, and this is not surprising. Fishing at sea is an interesting, fascinating vacation, which is a great…

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