Grass Carp vs. Ultralight

35" Grass Carp


Jeff Buckingham

Auburn Alabama

Was out catching bluegill on my ultralight pole with some same plastics and catching nice bluegills. On one cast I set the hook and it felt like a log until it took a nice power run. About 10 minutes later, I was able to land the 35" carp and the pole and 4 lb line did its job. Nice fish for being my first grass carp.


Species: Carp (Common or Grass)

Date Caught: 04/17/2013

Kept / Released: Released

Region of Catch: Region 2

Length: 35

Weight:

Lure / Bait used: Lure | 1/4" pumpkinseed Piece of plastic worm

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