Florida Walking Catfish

 

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Carp Chaser's picture
yep, you are right Cast and B
Carp Chaser
7 min 25 sec ago
yep, you are right Cast and Blast. My browser is becoming obsolete and it's getting tough to post pictures on certain websites. So I was just testing... more Lets play name the species again!!!
Carp Chaser
5 months 6 days ago
Corey's picture
Icing Carp
Corey
3 hours 34 min ago
This is a big win - thanks for sharing your success, Tony. Wish I knew a spot to try it myself; you've got me thinking about other places where they... more Carp on Ice...
TonyS
19 hours 50 min ago
Cast_and_Blast's picture
I think that's a Logperch.  T
Cast_and_Blast
6 hours 19 min ago
I think that's a Logperch.  The mouth is the dead give-away.  Correct me if I'm wrong.   Lets play name the species again!!!
Carp Chaser
5 months 6 days ago
andy's picture
awesome
andy
16 hours 8 min ago
This is super cool, Tony. Thanks for sharing your exploration on the fringe of the ice fishing world. We need more experimentation like this!... more Carp on Ice...
TonyS
19 hours 50 min ago
andy's picture
cool! congrats.
andy
16 hours 14 min ago
Was this your first ever gar, matchman? Big congrats! Gar, Longnose matchman
matchman
1 week 6 days ago
the bearded angler's picture
Carp through the ice on light
the bearded angler
18 hours 14 min ago
Carp through the ice on light gear is mighty impressive in my books! Carp on Ice...
TonyS
19 hours 50 min ago
andy's picture
didn`t think I could like bb king more...
andy
18 hours 50 min ago
But then I learn that he requests fresh buffalo fish while on tour! This was a really cool article, props to the buffalo!  And props to the king of... more Article on Cooking Buffalo ... for Blues Legend BB King
Corey
20 hours 46 min ago
Carp Chaser's picture
I have to get in on this. It
Carp Chaser
21 hours 47 min ago
I have to get in on this. It was an incredible year and I had some of my best catches ever: lifers, difficult species, and micros. Not going to post... more Awesome Catches 2014
Eli
1 week 6 days ago
Carp Chaser's picture
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Carp Chaser
21 hours 52 min ago
Awesome Catches 2014
Eli
1 week 6 days ago
Carp Chaser's picture
testing
Carp Chaser
21 hours 53 min ago
Lets play name the species again!!!
Carp Chaser
5 months 6 days ago
andy's picture
Current seams
andy
1 day 1 hour ago
I agree with Corey that a large 2-4 oz pyramid sinker will keep you put in pretty fast current.  That is, if you MUST fish in the fastest water.  For... more fishing rigs
captain_cyprinid
1 day 13 hours ago
zippyFX's picture
In high current situations yo
zippyFX
1 day 2 hours ago
In high current situations you may want use a shorter leader to avoid too much action of the hook bait.  As a general rule of thumb you proably want... more fishing rigs
captain_cyprinid
1 day 13 hours ago
Corey's picture
Pyramid sinker
Corey
1 day 4 hours ago
I'm not sure how powerful a 5 mph is, but a 2 oz. pyramid weight will hold almost anywhere. Also it helps to fish directly downstream, then you can... more fishing rigs
captain_cyprinid
1 day 13 hours ago
perkinsdonald's picture
roundup ready
perkinsdonald
1 day 7 hours ago
Even with some rain looks like a great time!!!! I'm making plans now to be there next year. 2014 Roughfish.com Root River Roundup
andy
2 weeks 22 hours ago
Dr Flathead's picture
Holy cow captain, when I saw
Dr Flathead
1 day 7 hours ago
Holy cow captain, when I saw all the new posts this morning I thought it was a russian spambot attack!    The secret to catching Hogsuckers?  No... more Camping at Eagle Cliffs in 2002 (First Roundup!)
Corey
12 years 7 months ago
kokanee
captain_cyprinid
1 day 13 hours ago
normally i fish a micro cowbell with an ice fishing spoon trailing surprised. Nothing here on Roughfish.com re: Kokanee? I can find not a thing.
Rank Amateur
1 week 2 days ago
foods
captain_cyprinid
1 day 13 hours ago
they're tasty :P Sculpin ID
drawer.bli
1 month 1 week ago
foods
captain_cyprinid
1 day 13 hours ago
make garlic butter and fry the sculpin with head and guts removed, if you get a bunch of them its like eating popcorn chicken Sculpin ID
drawer.bli
1 month 1 week ago
watch the dog
captain_cyprinid
1 day 14 hours ago
watch your dog, she might just get gobbled up! Mike Lands an Impressive Inconnu
Corey
2 years 3 months ago
holy guano
captain_cyprinid
1 day 14 hours ago
that is the whitefish to end all whitefish, the omnifish. mike is like the al capone of rough fishing, hooking lip and taking lifelisters. i would... more Mike Lands an Impressive Inconnu
Corey
2 years 3 months ago
rod
captain_cyprinid
1 day 14 hours ago
the ringlet is fixed (yay!) and i got a new butt (heheh) the new butt is cork selling equipment
captain_cyprinid
1 week 4 days ago
hogs
captain_cyprinid
1 day 14 hours ago
what IS the secret to catching the ever elusive hog sucker? Camping at Eagle Cliffs in 2002 (First Roundup!)
Corey
12 years 7 months ago
HIGH FIVE
captain_cyprinid
1 day 14 hours ago
HIGH FIVE *high five noise* someday i hope to set a record of my own with a largescale or maybe a northern pikeminnow (but still, bad ass catch) A Record Fish Experience
andy
2 years 9 months ago
lights
captain_cyprinid
1 day 15 hours ago
i CT (where my grandparents live) we use lighted bobbers to imitate a firefly much like how you would use a popping cork to attract small bass. the... more Brown Bullhead Adventure
andy
2 years 9 months ago
lota lota
captain_cyprinid
1 day 15 hours ago
lota lota, aka burbot A Fall Brule Trip
andy
2 years 9 months ago
Dr Flathead's picture
Ever get much for Smallies th
Dr Flathead
1 day 19 hours ago
Ever get much for Smallies thru the ice?  I'd like to work on getting a big bronzeback out of an ice hole this season.  Cool to see some Largemouth... more some late-season bassin'
Eli
3 days 19 hours ago
Mike B's picture
I was ice fishing with Eli a
Mike B
2 days 1 hour ago
I was ice fishing with Eli a couple years ago and watched him pull a few beefy largemouths out with the raps so ya,that's no fluke. I personally ... more some late-season bassin'
Eli
3 days 19 hours ago
Hengelaar's picture
That looks like fun, man. Cat
Hengelaar
2 days 9 hours ago
That looks like fun, man. Catching fish and stuff. Yeah. Fish. And then catching them and the like. Must be fun...   some late-season bassin'
Eli
3 days 19 hours ago
chunk
captain_cyprinid
2 days 13 hours ago
theres a guy on the clark fork named dave who builds his own fly rods using willow shoots and spent fly lines. pretty cool guy. Andy's Alaska Adventure - Part I
andy
2 years 9 months ago
Carp Chaser's picture
Great report. Florida is full
Carp Chaser
2 days 14 hours ago
Great report. Florida is full of interesting species. You got into lots of nice fish- tilapia, cichlids, "walkers" - like that wording,  redear... more Midwest Homebody Goes to Florida
Outdoors4life
1 week 5 days ago