Winter is the best season to float fish for Roach in a lake. In the summer, other species are active and will bully the Roach away to take the bait. But as autumn turns to winter and the temperatures fall, the other species slow down, reduce their feeding and become less of an obstacle to the Roach angler. … [Read more...] about Float fishing for winter Roach – lake
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The Method feeder rig Most anglers are familiar with the standard Method feeder rig. A short hook length with a banded hair, semi fixed to the feeder. Both feed and hook bait moulded onto the feeders frame creating a tangle free package, which will catch Carp all day long. The effectiveness and simplicity of this arrangement has made the Method extremely popular with both … [Read more...] about Inline method feeder set up
But is it the best way ? I can understand the desire to catch Carp with a float, but I have never had a memorable day Carp fishing using one. I have recently spent several trips trying to work out why, and I have come to a number of conclusions. … [Read more...] about Float fishing for Carp
Having the line breaks when you are playing a fish is very disappointing. Don’t let it dishearten you because the problem is easy to solve. A few simple steps to look after your line and a balanced setup will make all the difference. … [Read more...] about Fish keep breaking my line – solved
What are the best split shot weights used for float fishing and ledgering, and what to look out for. … [Read more...] about Best split shot for float fishing