Winter Carp Fishing Tips

Winter Carp Fishing TipsWinter is renowned for being one of the hardest times of year to catch carp; the carp just seem to more or less switch off when it comes to moving around and feeding in the winter.However, it isn’t impossible to catch them and there are some things you can do to tip … Read more

Carp Fishing with a Sonar Fish Finder

Using a Sonar Fish Finder for Carp FishingI previously wrote an article about the use of bait boats for carp fishing and the controversy surrounding them. The use of fish finders and sonar devices falls very much in the same category with many anglers seeing them as “cheating”.During that bait boat discussion, I stated that … Read more

Carp fishing hooks and hook sharpening

Carp Fishing Hooks and Hook Sharpening GuideHooks are most definitely an item that play a vital role in your ability to catch carp.  To the beginner or relatively inexperienced angler, hook selection can seem a little daunting and even overwhelming with so many different kinds of hooks available. There is a massive selection to choose from in … Read more

Bait application for carp fishing

Bait Application for Carp Fishing – The best method?Usually, a single hook bait in the water isn’t going to bag you many fish. To entice those wary old carp to feed, you are going to need to give them a few free offerings around that hookbait. But, what is the most effective way to get extra … Read more

How to cast to the same spot

Carp Fishing Casting Tips – How to Cast More Accurately​In previous articles, I’ve covered how to find features to fish to. Now, you need to be able to get your baits in the same spot that you found with your marker float or feature finding set up. In this article, I will cover the best way … Read more

How to catch carp from the surface

How to Catch Carp Off the Surface – Floater Fishing TipsCatching a carp off the surface is probably one of the most exciting and satisfying ways you can bank yourself a carp. To actually see the fish physically take your hook bait and tear off with it is an amazing thing to experience. Particularly in the … Read more

Spodding and Spombing

Spodding and Spombing – A guide to Accurately Baiting your SwimSpodding or spombing are great ways to get a quantity of free offerings out around your hook bait. It may take a little bit of time if you want to put a large quantity into the swim but it can be well worth the effort. There … Read more

carp feature finding

Improve your Carp Feature FindingIf you’re able to locate the spots on your lake where the carp are most likely to be, you will obviously stand a much better chance at catching. An excellent way to seek out the likely locations of the carp is to look for features in the lake that they are … Read more

Tips to improve carp catch rate

Catch More Carp – 9 Tips to Improve Your Catch RateAll anglers would love to catch more fish and carp anglers are no different. Carp can be a very tricky and clever species, which can also make them rather elusive. This means you’ll need to gain every advantage possible if you want to land them. In … Read more