Beginners Guide – What basic gear do you need to catch carp?

Beginners Guide – What basic gear do you need to catch carp?

In this article, I hope to educate others on How to Catch Carp. Carp angling isn’t as popular in Canada as it is in other countries. Whenever I set up for a session I often get approached by people asking what I’m fishing for. Due to the amount of gear carp anglers use I get…

How to Bait for Carp Fishing – Beginners Guide

How to Bait for Carp Fishing – Beginners Guide

In my younger years, I mainly fished for Bass, Northern Pike and Walleye. I had no idea how to bait for carp fishing. When I first began targeting Carp I figured the techniques used would be similar to other species I had fished for. Needless to say, I wasn’t very successful in my early Carp…

Carp Care – How to Handle and Weigh Big Fish

Carp Care – How to Handle and Weigh Big Fish

When I caught my first carp I knew little to nothing about proper carp care. I ended up releasing my first carp in the water. I did not have the proper equipment to move a large fish safely and efficiently. With this article, I hope to educate carp fishing beginners in the world of carp…

What to Look for in a Quality Carp Fishing Line

What to Look for in a Quality Carp Fishing Line

When I first began fishing for carp, aside from a strong carp fishing hook, I knew that I also required a strong carp fishing line. At first, I was overwhelmed by the different types and styles of line available for carp fishing. Braid, monofilament, fluorocarbon, coated, non-coated, lead core, floating, sinking, etc.  I have created…