Successful carp fishing in winter tips and advice
Carp are not considered a traditional winter fish. This is due to the fact that it buries itself in mud and becomes dormant until spring. But there are waters where it is actively feeding at any time of the year. The difference is that in winter it is less moves, and will have to work to find these places.
Search of pond
To determine whether the selected reservoir has not fallen into hibernation carp is not easy and depends on a number of circumstances.
1. Competition. In the absence of the pond other fish, the carp don’t need to compete with anyone for food and he falls asleep. Accordingly, to catch a fish on this body of water will fail.
2. The depth and bottom topography. In shallow water the fish always falls asleep, while at depth it is active, and he needs to look for food. So catch it there, much easier.
Also the house is mud, into which it burrows, so the bottom must be exactly that.
3. For. Where it is water saturated with oxygen. The carp in such conditions it is easy to breathe, and therefore there is no need to fill up before the summer.
When fishing for carp in winter, it is recommended to prepare and to take two types of gear that can replace each other. One set is constructed using a fishing rod and float, and attached drainage leashes with hooks.
As the second rods need to prepare balalaika fixed thereto with a nod in the form of plates. It uses metal.
In both fishing as the primary fishing line fluorocarbon used the smallest diameter. He stands out against the backdrop of the water and fish will not be frightened.
When you use float, you first need to stock up on small hooks made from wire of small diameter. This is necessary in order to be free to stick any bait (maggots or larvae). The jig also needs to be small.
Best carp reacts to dull lure. Therefore, suitable bait, is made of tungsten. Of the baits that do not need an attachment, use the black goat, the devil. If the fish is very active, can bite on the noodle.
Recommended when fishing to use just two tackles: one float, the second with a jig. The bobber makes sense to hook two baits: bloodworm and maggot.
Jig when fishing for carp used to provoke it to bite. For this you need to lower it to the depth. Then flexing it, realizing smooth movement. Horizon is recommended to change in the process, until the surface layer. This is due to the fact that carp can be driven on any of the horizons.
It is important! During the day, crucian carp change their feeding. Spend the whole day in one place for it rare.
Tactics for catching
Look for carp need to coregister stated deep bottom, wherever there are anomalies. Mud bottom is also the place where he dwells. Changes in the depth you can search on the basis of the elevation of the reservoir. It is recommended to start fishing with the transition point shallow in depth.
On this site it is best to make five holes, then to navigate through them without fuss, and not be distracted by their drilling in the future. In addition, these sounds scare fish.
Once the hole is ready, starts bait. Lure better not to be greedy. It is recommended to use a mixture specially designed for winter season. As soon as I went poklav, you need to wait a bit to fish calmed down and it was possible to catch her.
Tip: to catch carp you need at night. Before doing this it is important to overfeed a few holes to determine the activity of the fish. If paklava did not happen, then there is no point trying to catch him. He does not bite.
Applying all of these recommendations, will be able to quickly find places where the fish is caught, and to secure a good catch, which is not a shame to show to friends.