Fishing Rotana in winter
Fishing Rotana in winter
Winter fishing is one of the most exciting and dynamic activities. Her keen as experienced fishermen, and novices who have just started to understand the technique of catching fish from the ice. With ice you can catch many species of fish, including Rotana. Rotanov brought from the Far East hobbyists. A few pieces Rotanov accidentally fell into one of the reservoirs of the Moscow region, and since then the fish began to spread in the European part of Russia. Rotan is a predatory fish, of small size. The biggest weight of individual instances is equal to 300g, although there is evidence that caught Rotana weighing 1kg 300g. Most likely is the exception. Catch it in the winter with ice on the jig with the addition of live bait such as maggot or bloodworms.
- 1 Behavior Rotana in winter
- 2 What gear and equipment to choose for fishing in the winter Rotana
- 3 Fake bait for fishing on Rotana in winter
- 4-bait and bait for Rotana in the winter
- 5 How to catch Rotana in winter
Behavior of Amur sleeper in the winter
During the winter period, the behavior of this fish varies greatly.
After the first ice of the Parking lot remain the same as in the summer. Its habitats in water bodies are coastal areas with depths up to 1 meter.
Somewhere in the middle of winter it departs from the shore to a depth, as in shallow water aquatic vegetation dies completely. During this period, he prefers the depth of 1.5 meters or more. This can be found on sites with a flat bottom and the shoals.
In gluhozime it becomes inert and cautious, like any other fish. Rotan loves to inhabit waters with a rapid aquatic vegetation, which in winter and dies in the waters is disturbed oxygen balance. Therefore, rotan takes the winter hard as the fish.
What gear and tools to choose for fishing in the winter Rotana
Rotana is possible to catch on any tackle, using any fishing rod. At this time the bait attack small instances that can extract the most delicate tackle. Unlike other fish species, which is alarming thickened line, not scared of rotan thick fishing line and it can catch on the fishing line 0.2 mm in diameter.
Every angler knows how to work hard in the cold, with a very thin line, and therefore the use of such a scaffold will facilitate the task of the fishermen. A rod can be used winter bait type “phone” or “balalaika”. The optimal fishing line diameter 0,08-0,16 mm. thinner the fishing line is selected to Rotana fishing in gluhozime, but thicker used for catching the first and last ice.
Fake bait for fishing on Rotana in winter
Fishing Rotana in the winter with the ice you can use a small jig. These can be:
As practice shows, rotan prefers lures that have bright colors is white, silver and gold. When you use the thin gear is better to use tin or lead jigs, but when using thicker fishing line, it is desirable to use a heavier, tungsten lures.
The hook size does not matter, as his mouth Rotana is very big, and he’s able to swallow a rather large hook. In this case, put the little hooks are not advisable because of rotan swallows them deeply and without special tools to pull out then the hook will be very difficult. Best of all, if you plan on fishing in rotan, take an extractor for extracting hooks. Believe me, it helps.
Bait and bait for Rotana in the winter
Since rotan is a predatory fish, to his involvement in the area of fishing, in the hole it is advisable to drop a piece of meat with blood. As an additional bait on the hook of the jig should be spread:
- The larvae of other insects.
As a rule, the predator fits any bait of animal origin. You can use it very effectively to lure Rotana in the winter. Winter rotan very good bite on:
- Into cubes of meat or fish.
- Chicken skin.
- On salty bacon.
When using these baits, they should be changed very often, fresh scent, which actively attracts the predator. If the bait will be a long time to be in the water, it will get wet and Rotana become unattractive.
How to catch Rotana in winter
To make fishing effective, usually proveryaetsya immediately to 15 holes. They are located in chessboard order on distance of 2-3 meters from one another. As a rule, the direction of the hole from the shore to the depths. Begin to sh holes that are closer to the shore, with a gradual transition in depth, while each hole should not linger more than 5 minutes. If that plot takes not, then you need to go to the next and drill the same holes. And so until, until the start of the bite. Rotan greedy, predatory fish and if you find its Parking place, the bite will not be forthcoming. He bites even when the rest of the fish is silent, and only very rarely, is not known for what reasons, he did not show any activity.
The technique of fishing is that the lure is sharply tossed up and free falls down. The frequency of such movements are selected experimentally. After each toss and descent is pause 2 – 3 seconds, during which the rotan to attack the bait.
Rotan does it sharply and confidently, completely swallowing the bait. In this case, no undercutting is required. He’s sticking close to the bottom, so to throw the bait should be no more than 50cm. However you should know that rotan very good bite in any weather, so planning a fishing Rotana is possible in any weather, fishing will take place.
In addition to fishing on mormyshka it is possible to catch other types of gear. This predator can be caught on small spinners, using the technique of plumb and balance weights. In addition to these types of gear can catch on the float rod for winter fishing. Rotan not too picky and for catching him can be used any equipment which is applicable for fishing other species of fish.
We present to your attention video of winter fishing on Rotana: