Weird

Discussion in 'Carp Discussions' started by Day81, Jul 2, 2008.

  1. Today i almost braught in a carp on a small rooster tail. i didnt put anythibng on the rooster tail either. i know i didnt snag it either on its sides or anything.Weird
     
  2. TimJC

    TimJC Carp Angler

    Yep. That kind of stuff happens. They have been known to chase down lures when they are hungry in the spring and summer. Congrats on the fun fight.
     

  3. I landed this bad boy last night on a storm swimbait bluegill pattern. Was the first for me, went 8 pounds.
     

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  4. Garyoutlaw77

    Garyoutlaw77 Rough Fish Ambassador

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    It's a riot every year when we fish Erie someone in my group always manages to catch a Bull Carp on tubes while Bass fishing. I cought an 11 pounder this spring on a craw colored Crappie tube & 3 pound line at Griggs.
     
  5. I know of one guys who caught a large carp on a chub and another who caught one trolling a chub or israeli carp at Alum for saugeye/musky.
     
  6. I caught a 13 pounder on a jig/twister tail this spring.
     
  7. Gary,
    Carp love to eat aquatic insects. Also Crayfish and mussles are one of their favs.
     
  8. Flathead King 06

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    I caught a carp last year out of a local pond on a live bluegill while out catfishing!!! was the craziest thing I'd ever seen... I wouldn't have believed it if someone would have told me about it if I wasn't the one who caught it... went a little over 12lbs