Carp Fishing for Beginners
Bobbins, Rod Pods, Bite Alarms, Bank Sticks, Bivvies, Brollys and Barrows! Many of these terms can seem quite alien to the North American Angler. Luckily we have put together this Carp Fishing for Beginners Resource to explain it all in one place easily.
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So you’ve been out targeting other species, such as Bass, Pike, Walleye, Trout or Salmon. You’ve noticed some big fish in the shallows, but no matter what bait you throw at them, they won’t take it.
We’ve all been there. This is how most North American Anglers start with Carp. Seeing a massive fish and thinking, “Hey, I bet that thing would put up a heck of a fight.” They indeed do, but hooking one requires specialized tactics and gear.
With 20 years of experience chasing carp across Canada, I will outline the ins and outs of this misunderstood species to help you have more success on the bank and improve your carp angling.