Fly caught PB for Pike Shack customer

Pike Shack friend and customer Andy Cheetham caught this fly caught PB from a local reservoir yesterday.  Weighing it at over 21lb it took Andy’s yellow deceiver presented over a sharp drop off.  Fortunately for Andy, the bailiff was walking past at the very moment he hooked into the fish enabling him to get a […]

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Pike Conservation – Follow up article

You may remember that we recently posted an article by the University of Wisconsin regarding Pike conservation and spawning habitats.  This is a follow up article showing their findings.  It’s a great read.  Click on the following link to read the article Pike Habitat and Resoration Follow Up.

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Pike in Russia

I was sent this interesting extract by friend Alex Marinushkin in Russia.  It is an extract from a book from by Russian author L.P. Sabaneev dated 1875 and talks about the Pike in Russia.  Some of the words have got lost in translation but I thought it might be interesting to post it up here […]

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Pike Conservation

I was forwarded this link by US author Robert Tomes.  The article describes the lengths that the University of Wisconsin is going to in order to conserve and improve stocks of Pike in many of the regions waters.  To read the article click on Big Fish: Roadside Pike  

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Distant Cousins

I don’t know if any of you subscribe to “Mid-Current” ezine but there is a great article in the latest edition about whether Pike and Barracuda are related.    I have added a link to the article as it makes a fascinating read.  For more info click on Distant Cousins  

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