Autumn Plastics

In the middle of the spinning season, it’s worth taking a closer look at all the lures available. Let’s check out some plastics which are both affordable and effective. It’s not such a big tragedy if your plastic gets snagged up, because they’re much cheaper than wobblers, for instance. What’s more there are rigs, for…

The Asp

The asp can be found in all big rivers and stillwaters in Hungary (the Danube, the Tisza, the Criș, Lake Balaton, Lake Velencei, Lake Tisza). It is an open water predator fish catching its prey on the surface. The asp is usually 10-80 cm long, but some can reach 1,2 m and can weigh 12…

Small Wobblers

We’ve mentioned before that you can catch numerous species of small predators on ultra light tackle. You can use tiny wobblers, but small spinners, twisters, shads and spoons are also available to catch chub, perch, Volga perch, orfe, and trout. Personally, I’ve been experimenting with small UL baits which are suitable for fishing fast streams…

Lure of the Month: Salmo Rattlin Sting

The legendary model of Salmo, the Sting, has been one of the most popular sander, asp and pike lures since its appearance in 2001. The Rattling Sting, which is considered the successor to the old (floating) and the sinking version of the Sting, isn’t widely known among anglers. However, we believe that this catchy, suspending…

Feeder World Record and Dream Cast over 200 m

Excellent results in the Hungarian distance casting championship.   This type of national distance casting competition was first organized in Hungary last year. Distance casting with feeder rods as an official competition was also organized here for the first time. The categories refer to the length of fishing rods (maximum 400 cm and 430 cm) and the terminal…

Lead Wobblers Against Predators

If you want to try your hand at spinning, first and foremost, you need to get some basic equipment such as spinning rod, reel, line, and proper lures for the target species. As in many other cases, there are priorities. We could continue the list with boxes, carryalls, clothing, footwear, and all kinds of tackle to…

White-tailed eagle

The white-tailed eagle is Hungary’s largest predatory bird. The beak of the older eagles is yellow. Its chock shaped tail is white. The plumage of the white-tailed eagle is dim brown. The plumage and beak of the younger birds are black-brown. It flies slowly and majestically. Its voice, which is high and quick, can be…