Creating A Monster Pike

Is it possible to create a monster pike? I think the answer is yes, however nobody has ever done it as far as I know.How would it be done and how long would it take? The intention of this article is not to suggest someone should do it, rather getting the readers to think about … Read more

Topwater Lures Pike

Many sport fishermen have experienced that topwater lures pike are very effective lures for pike fishing.   Why is that? The answer to it I think , is odds of success for the pike.When a pike is attacking a school of fish, the odds for success plays a key role. If the prey is in … Read more

Pike Lures And Pike`s Instincts

Effective pike fishing is in direct correlation with effective pike lures. What is an effective pike lure? We all have our opinion about it, but there is no exact answer that can apply to everyone. Pike seem to prefer different type of lures but there is no doubt that slow moving lures combined with lively … Read more

How to make a wire trace for pike fly fishing

Fly fishing for sharp-teeth fish demand a wire trace which must not be too stiff or heavy. If you wonder how to make a good wire trace just follow these easy steps.All you need is a reel of Mustad 1×7 black plastic-coated wire, a wire cutter and a lighter. Step 1: Cut off a 12 … Read more

Northern Pike Fishing

In May, when one goes fishing for Northern Pike, the pike move into shallow waters to spawn. It is now pikes are at their heaviest, making the really big ones easiest to find and catch. A large female pike weighing 22 lbs or more may have as much as 2.2 – 4.4 lbs of eggs … Read more

Northern Fly Fishing

When you are going northern fly fishing with your fly fishing rod, which pike fishing flies and pike tackle is not that important. Personally, I prefer to fish with a fiver-sixer rod but before you begin it is important to use a trace. I usually attach a common wire trace of a half-rod length with … Read more

Facts About The Northern Pike (Esox Lucius)

Pike (also known as Northern Pike) are found in both temperate and arctic areas in Eurasia and North America. They prefer shallow lakes and calm rivers with a lot of vegetation. Pike can also be found in brackish water.The pike is a long fish with a flat and broad snout. The dorsal fin and anal … Read more

Big Pike Makes Water Trouble

By catching large cannibal pike, it helps to provide cleaner water and fewer environmental toxins for smaller pike, roach (Rutilus rutilus) and perch. This article shows the results of a doctoral thesis at the University of Life Sciences. Large pike = trouble By removing large pike it can change the dynamics completely in a fish … Read more

Pike`s Look, Age, Water, Size And Weigth

A pike (Esox Lucius) is the only representative of its kin in Europe. In East Asia there is one additional relative to the pike and in North America there are three pike kin represented. Pike`s Look A pike’s characteristics are very individual, and they cannot be mixed with any other fish in Europe. The body … Read more

Action In Fishing Rods

Fishing rods can be so many. There is many types to classify them, one of the most important is the action. There is many different sorts of fishing rods; fly rods, trolling rods, spinning rods, baitcasting rods etc. Rods in the different types and within each type can have rather big differences. It could be … Read more