Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "common carp" Tag

Fly fishing for ‘sewer salmon’ in the L.A. River

"I came in search of Cyprinus carpio, the common carp, a.k.a. sewer salmon, mud marlin, pond pig..." [...]

July 26, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Video: Lake carping on the fly

This is a pretty cool production called Carl and Alex Fishing. In this episode they join the lovely and talented Marina Gibson. Fly fishing for trout and salmon or even sea species is massively popular, but carp fishing on the [...]

July 18, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Feature Story: Start carping, they’re playing in water near you

Carp spend an inordinate amount of time foraging and seem to be perpetually hungry. Carp are not the selective feeders that some would have you believe. [...]

June 7, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics