How to Bow Fish for Carp? – Quick Guide

How to Bow Fish for Carp? – Quick Guide

In the UK and Europe carp are prized as a sort of sport fish with many anglers targetting these large fish with the best interest of keeping them fit and healthy for other people to catch. However, accross the US and Canada carp are fast becoming a massive problem as an invasive species where drastic measuers are taken to reduce their population rapidly. Bowfishing for […]

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What is Coarse Fishing? – Species, Bait, Equipment & More

What is Coarse Fishing? – Species, Bait, Equipment & More

Every year, anglers across the UK set out to participate in the outdoor activity of coarse fishing. But what is coarse fishing, and why is it so popular in Britain? If you’re a newbie with no previous knowledge of coarse fishing, this tell-all will help you understand everything there is about coarse fishing. What Is Coarse Fishing? Coarse fishing is a type of freshwater fishing […]

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Are Carp Invasive? – Find Out Here

Are Carp Invasive? – Find Out Here

Are carp invasive? Yes, in areas that they are not native to, they can be very destructive to the habitats and also put a serious strain on the native fish that inhabit the waters they are introduced to. Let’s take an in-depth look at carp in terms of them being an invasive species and how they can affect non-native ecosystems. Carp as an Invasive Species […]

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What is Commercial Carp Fishing? – Explained

What is Commercial Carp Fishing? – Explained

What is commercial carp fishing exactly? How does this style of fishing differ from other styles of carp fishing? In this post, we will take an in-depth look at what carp fishing is and how it differs or compares to other types of carp fishing. What is Commercial Carp Fishing Exactly? Commercial carp fishing is done on commercial fisheries and ponds. To fish these fisheries, […]

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What is Match Carp Fishing? – Rules, Approaches, Tips & Tricks

What is Match Carp Fishing? – Rules, Approaches, Tips & Tricks

Fishing nowadays is more than just a livelihood. It’s a recreation sport that requires skills, exertion and is competitive in certain cases. If you love fishing, you might have come across match carp fishing, which brought you here today. Well, you’ve found a great place to learn about it. In this article, you will find:  What is match carp fishing General Match Fishing Rules  Match […]

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What is a Snowman Rig? – Big Carp Rig

What is a Snowman Rig? – Big Carp Rig

The snowman rig is commonly classed as one of the best rigs for catching carp throughout the year on many venues. With its simple presentation and irresistible bait it’s no surprise that it has no problem catching carp session after session. This post is going to be focused specifically on the snowman rig, exactly what it is, how you can set up a snowman rig, […]

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What is Specimen Carp Fishing? – Full Guide

What is Specimen Carp Fishing? – Full Guide

Carp fishing can be a top-class hobby with lots of ways to catch these fish. Depending on your preferences, you can go from targeting smaller fish to the biggest in specific venues – as you wish by altering your approach. If you love catching giant carp, then “specimen” carp fishing is for you. Never heard of it before? Fret not – you’re at the right […]

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Carp Fishing with Prawns – Do They Work?

Carp Fishing with Prawns – Do They Work?

Carp fishing with prawns as a bait selection is often overlooked by many anglers. Let’s take a deeper look at prawns and how they could be a great bait choice for you to experiment with on the water. Do Carp actually Eat Prawns? Absolutely! Even if the variety of prawns or shrimp are simply frozen cocktail shrimp from the store and in no way native […]

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Carp Fishing With Pellets – All You Need To Know

Carp Fishing With Pellets – All You Need To Know

Let’s get it out there: carp fishing with pellets can be easy, it’s not difficult. I know you aren’t still convinced, and you must have questions like: Why choose pellet bait over other baits? Which pellet type to pick?  And what happens if we do not mix micro pellet for method feeders properly? Well, I have answers to all your questions in this article. It’s […]

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What is the Best Season for Carp Fishing? – Find Out Here

What is the Best Season for Carp Fishing? – Find Out Here

Answering the question of what the best season for carp fishing is isn’t really a straight forward answer. There are many periods throughout the seasons that can be phenomenal times to catch carp. Let’s dive into the topic and see if there is a definitive season that outshines the rest. Personal Preference We should probably start this article simply by saying that this is kind […]

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