Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
WTXBA806, robbiehoover, texasggm, bassjerker112, EHC
108878 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 89590
hopalong 78895
Pilothawk 76925
John175® 68859
JDavis7873® 67392
Derek 🐝 61245
FattyMcButterpants 60904
Tritonman 58254
LoneStarSon® 54731
SkeeterRonnie 53594
facebook
Forum Stats
108878 Members
61 Forums
832770 Topics
12099827 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#12480860 - 10/27/17 08:30 AM carp in winter
sae Online   content
Angler

Registered: 06/12/17
Posts: 294
Loc: cedar hill tx.
Just redicovered carp at age 73. set out a couple of rods when I am working on my yard,dock, or boat at C.C.
Had a lot of fun this summer.water2 to7 ft. deep.Will these carp pull out to deep water as the temp drops.
Thanks in advance.

Top
#12481377 - 10/27/17 03:13 PM Re: carp in winter [Re: sae]
Curt0407 Online   content
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 06/27/09
Posts: 5765
Loc: Mineola, formerly Arlington
They will pull out to 10ft plus waters from my experience. May be different in other lakes. I have caught them in shallow water in the dead of winter from some park ponds.

Top
#12481779 - 10/27/17 10:09 PM Re: carp in winter [Re: sae]
whiterockjesse Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 02/13/03
Posts: 6984
Loc: a dumpster at white rock lak...
They bite year round in Texas
_________________________


2014 totals
carp-147
koi-6
buffs-86
l/m bass - 11
channel cats -46Drum- mirrors- mudcat- crappie -

Top
#12484590 - 10/30/17 01:48 PM Re: carp in winter [Re: sae]
sae Online   content
Angler

Registered: 06/12/17
Posts: 294
Loc: cedar hill tx.
Thanks Jesse.Iknow they eat year round ,as the water cools do they move to deeper water.Cedar Creek is down about3ft. and dropping 4 to 6 inches a day.Last night no carp 3 turtles and a 5 to 6 l.b.blue cat on deer corn.Thank"s

Top
#12484967 - 10/30/17 07:13 PM Re: carp in winter [Re: sae]
whiterockjesse Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 02/13/03
Posts: 6984
Loc: a dumpster at white rock lak...
i usually fish a lake with shallow water and there really isnt much for them to migrate . they seem to bite on single pieces of corn and smaller method balls . if you chum too much they will fill up and go do what ever they do in their world ... not real sure what they do in big bodies of water . i usually fish small waters in the winter. but if the water is shallow where you fish im sure they will bite afternoons when the sun is out good
_________________________


2014 totals
carp-147
koi-6
buffs-86
l/m bass - 11
channel cats -46Drum- mirrors- mudcat- crappie -

Top
#12485275 - 10/30/17 11:18 PM Re: carp in winter [Re: sae]
Dawson Hefner Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 09/10/09
Posts: 2964
Loc: Brownsboro, Tx
If they are used to finding food there they will come even in winter. Part of seasonal moves is following a food supply. By baiting the same spot over and over you change some of that behavior. They will not eat as much in winter as they are cold blooded, so don't bait as much when you want to fish. Catfish same, much of piling in deep water is following food. Some stay shallow all year.
_________________________
http://www.texasmegafishadventures.com
Licensed guide Dawson Hefner
Guided rod and reel fishing trips for Alligator gar on the Trinity River
903-721-4296
Hobo Outdoor Company Team Member
dawson@texasmegafishadventures.com

Top



© 1998-2018 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide