Video Tuesday Tip: The Basics of Catching Carp on a Fly

These fish are hard to fool and tough to land.
Photo courtesy Tom Rosenbauer

Carp fishing, while available to nearly anyone close to home, is not easy. It’s challenging, which is why people love them so much (in addition to the fact that they fight like demons.) To help. . .

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Photos: Have You Heard of the Kansas Grand Slam?

Written by: Mary Edmonson, Store Manager, Leawood, Kansas

The mirror carp was the first to fall, kicking off the quest for a Grand Slam.
Photos courtesy Brad Kellerman

Not a lot of people think “fly fishing” when they think of Kansas City, but—as one of our associates, Brad Kellerman, proved with these three freshwater bones that he pulled out of Indian Creek last. . .

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Photos of the Day: Crazy for Carp in Ohio

Written by: Ryan D. Srbljan

Everybody do the carp face!
Photos by Ryan D. Srbljan

A buddy and I recently christened the most unlikely of boats here in Ohio. I fell in love with bonefishing in Belize, and haven’t found a cure for the bug since. In hopes of getting that same flats-style goodness closer to home, I built out a 1979 Gheenoe as a flats skiff to. . .

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Video: Great Big Minnows, the Carp of Beaver Island

I think we might have a candidate for best carp video ever right here, as this production features some killer footage of the fishing off Michigan’s Beaver Island. Not only that, but these anglers are a serious Who’s Who of . . .

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