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  1. Bank Fishing
    Anyone up for some Carp fishing this weekend at Lake Crabtree? I usually fish the small jetty at the area near the boat ramp , just to the right of the fishing pier, would love to have some company of like minded fisherfolk. I aim to get there about 9am and fish all day. Its usually a good spot...
  2. NC Coast
    wasn't easy sitting out there with the heat all day. this sucker sure put up a fight!
  3. General Fishing Topics
    Ive caught a small carp about 4 pounds, but i want to catch a 20 pound plus carp, anyone know any good spots, i live in Morrisville near cary and have heard falls lake has some but a local pond would be better. I need to know: location bait method The rod ill probably be using is a 7 foot...
  4. Fly-Fishing
    I know this is not really a report, but I am new to the site and was wondering if anyone knew something about NC carp fishing(fly). I'm going to be staying at Lake Junaluska for a week and have seen some big carp cruising the dam area. I am sure they get a ton of pressure from spin casters, but...
  5. General Fishing Topics
    Any bowfishermen out there near jacksonville that know of some good locations? Also if you have a boat and want someone to bowfish with i got two bows fully equiped.
  6. Freshwater Fishing
    Ive been trying to catch a carp for awhile, i live in Morrisville near Jordan, bond, crab-tree, falls. Ive seen 3 carp in bond park in the 2-4 foot range but cant seem to catch them with homemade carp bait, bought carp bait, trout worms, dough balls, bread crust corn or anything, any tips? or...
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  8. Freshwater Fishing
    i thought i was gonna get skunked but i started pullin in a few cats around 2:30 - 3 oclock. not impressive size tho. i was out there since 8 :( i fished the shore to right of boat ramp. hooked a monster on one of my smaller rods. snapped line. must have been a carp because i had a corn on the...
  9. NC Piedmont
    After the Triangle Fly Fishers Haw River Cleanup I decided to do a little fishing. Not really expecting much I tossed my black bead head wooly bugger under a tree. Gave it a few strips and felt some tension. The fish didn't tug hard at first but then it was like it woke up and started to peel...
  10. Freshwater Fishing
    Anybody ever caught or seen carp in Buckhorn Reservoir? I've got plans to fish it Sunday and I'd like to know what I'm getting into.
  11. Fly-Fishing
    Hello All, I have just started flyfishing I have a 9' fast action 6 weight rod using 20lb Dacron backing and some 7 weight Cortland 333 WFF line that I got on discount. I know that I should keep the same weight rod and line but the fly line was on discount and I knew that I might be throwing...
  12. General Fishing Topics
    I live in Lincolnton and there are about a jillion carp ponds near me. I have never fished for carp but was looking to give it a shot. I know I have to make the bait and I am told it is similar to catfishing but can anyone tell me how to make the bait and recommend some of the things I may need...
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