Type: Posts; User: Bill-B'klyn
last carp of the summer 2015
They do jump. I've had two jump but that's it. (since 2004)
Recently I have been losing more carp than I hook or a complete refusal of my deer hair flies.
I think my...
caught this carp today with a fiberglass fly rod (2 pc, 8', 8 wt Orvis full flex). pellet fly
now you know what to expect and how to counter it the next time. carp are most likely to get away when you think it is over. it is important to have "soft hands" in order to land the carp and keep...
my first mirror carp of the season
I got the orange thing on e bay a while ago. It is better than the boca grip (for carp). no danger of harming the fish. Saw Mill is not in NYC but in the county of Westchester, NY.
caught carp on...
drifted an egg pattern down the Saw Mill River
The rod is a Fenwick "floater bum" three piece, 6'10", 7 wt fiberglass fly rod ( made for the Asian market. The reel is a new semi automatic fly reel made by Peux and is called Fulgor.
Tonight's show - Carp on the Fly - Southern California Style Matt Austin and Kory Van Tassel professional guides out of La Jolla, California take us on a search for carp in the lakes and streams...
don't have any "winter carp flies" . It is my belief that carp eat whatever is available. I caught this fish on Holloween using a #12 orange egg pattern soaked in floatant. Carp were clooping on...
30 incher caught on the Passaic River!
e bay has the BVK for about $230.00 brand new. I fish for carp and smallies with the BVK (6 wt) on the Passaic river.
I have been exploring nearby rivers and caught this fish in NJ. The Passaic is 80 miles long. some parts...
I caught a very large carp in April 2013 (hooked at 7:30pm in the net about an hour later). This year's carp was hooked around 8:00pm and came ashore 40+ plus minutes later! I usually stop...
dry fly, 5 wt rod, 8lb tippet, semi automatic fly reel. My longest carp , so far, this year.