Eels from Mária Canal

I’d been planning to go eel fishing on Lake Balaton for years when I met Zsolt Bakonyi at the fishing show last autumn. Zsolt drew my attention to the canals flowing into the lake. In the spring when the temperature of Lake Balaton reaches 8 Celsius, the eels gather into groups and start their migration…

The Common Bream

Abramis brama The bream’s body is laterally flattened. Younger specimens have lighter color (their scales are silver), whereas the older ones are yellowish and bronze. The bream prefers slower rivers, lakes, and backwaters. In Hungary, it can be found in the Danube, the Tisza River, and the Körös rivers. Large bream stock lives in Lake…

Focus on Angling – Carp from Diószeg

Those who follow our show know that we like fishing on new waters. This time I visited a new lake in Romania, the Balta Ferma de Crap fishery next to Diószeg. I pursued carp and grass carp. The Balta Ferma de Crap is a wonderful small lake 4-5 km from the Hungarian border. This 40…

National Champion Title and World Record

I’ve been obsessed with distance casting since my childhood. I couldn’t wait until I got 14, as in Hungary only people above this age are allowed to do bottom fishing. As years went by, I kept asking myself the question: How can I cast further? I often went to a nearby quarry lake in Csepel…

Dressed for Winter

Winter fishing has its special charm. On a cold winter session, you don’t have to worry about the crowd not even on intensively stocked fisheries. Therefore, you can enjoy all the beauties that the shore offers. Note that the previous statement is true only if you wear proper winter clothes. Shivering next to your rod…

FEEDERMANIA – Grass Carp Fishing on the Danube

When there is a heatwave and temperature of the water is above 25 Celsius, it is time for grass carp fishing. At this time of the year, the metabolism of grass carp speeds up and they eat large amounts of food. Because of their urge to feed grass carp become careless, so it’s easy to trick them….

The Pike

Esox Lucius   The pike can be found in almost all of our fresh waters except in mountain streams. It can grow up to 1,5 meters and can weigh 25 kilos. Its greyish green body is covered with bright spots. In its natural habitat, the pike always needs shelter from where they can ambush their…

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