Fishing for Chub on the bottom gear
This fish belongs to carp, conventionally, it is considered a predator. The fact that the Chub eats everything, attracts anglers who prefer different ways of fishing — Donka, spinning, float, fly-fishing. Most Chub attracts lovers of donkey, because it brings the maximum amount of catch.
If a fisherman came to the pond the first time, he will have to spend a lot of time and effort to find the Parking lot of this fish. If the person is somewhat familiar with the pond, but does not know the habits of this fish, the fishing can not bring result. Chub swims constantly from place to place and rarely stops at a particular site. But moving fish is absolutely not chaotic, it all depends on several factors — water level, temperature, location of food, and so on.
Chub often inhabits rivers with a moderate or fast current. In lakes, quiet rivers, reservoirs, this fish can be found only by accident. A great place for fishing are small rivers with a width of not more than 70 meters.
In the rivers that flow into the middle lane the fish begins to bite closer to the end of March. When spring begins the flood, Chub can live in any part of the river, so in spring, the ground rod can cast almost anywhere. First you need to try the following places:
- The flooded bushes. In such places the current washes away the garbage, which is quite a lot of food.
- In places where the reverse current is formed. There are usually a lot of small fish that is food for Chub.
- The area near the shore.
- Where the river flow into streams and tributaries.
In the summer, when the water level stabiliziruemost, opens a large variety of places for fishing. From may to June, before a large number of insects, fishing on the Donk brings a great result. From mid-summer to early autumn Chub can be found near the cliffs, near the flooded trees. In the pits to look for this fish makes no sense. Donka is not a person relevant in the shallows, because there is a high probability of a hook, look for the fish you want nearby. When in the shoals no bushes or fallen trees, big fish probably aren’t even there.
Time of day
Spring and fall fishing on the Donk more effective in the afternoon when the water warms up. Night in cold weather to go fishing not worth it. Best of all the fish grabs the bait, when the sun is shining and no wind. If in the street the strong wind and rain, the fish food is not interested.
Options Donna snap a huge amount. They are divided into 2 categories — passive and active. Passive:
- Home away from home.
- Imitation fish.
- Donka shock absorber.
In addition to the so-called gum which is not suitable for fishing on the course, the other tackle suitable for fishing for Chub. Active:
- A simple ground rod and the rod.
- Bologna or poles.
Donka, designed for catching Chub has virtually no difference from snap to catch a burbot or catfish. The rod it is desirable to use a durable tip that is able to withstand a lot of weight. The length can be use 1.5-3 meter. Will fit perfectly duralumin spinning, crocodile feeder. Like the rod, will require the reliable reel of any type. Fishing line suitable monotype. This scaffold has good shock absorption, so it can sustain high loads and large fish.
Use standard hooks 8-12 room. Small species of Chub, weighing less than 200 grams easily swallows the hook 9 rooms. It is better to choose a long handguard that you can impose a large bait, like a June bug, Nightcrawlers, and so on. Additionally, with the forearm is much easier to catch fish. A sinker is selected in accordance with the surface of the bottom. Chub is so picky in food, as bait you can use almost anything from a lamprey to a grasshopper. With the bait all the same, fit peas, wheat, barley, chopped earthworms mixed with any cereal. To bait, you can add flavoring.
To catch Chub is not difficult due to its omnivorous important to consider the weather conditions and places.