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#1 ChicagoCarpAngler

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Posted 30 December 2011 - 06:05 PM

Maybe its little too early ..... but we can start for 2012! :)

Spring ....?

Lincoln rowing lagoon late April
Miller Park Lake in Bloomington May
some might want Lake Storey May

summer.....?

Lake Michigan middle of June
Kankakee River .... Millrace Slough in Wilmington July
Montrose or Belmont or Jackson Harbor August

Fall ....?

Chicago Carp Classic last week of September
Miller Park Lake in Bloomington early October
Chicago Harbor in middle of October (big fish)

any suggest .... date

How about Memory of Bud Yancey Fish-In!

:) Happy New Year! :)
John Cachel

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2007 Chicago Fall Fish-in Winner
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2012 1st place January Midwest Winter Big 4 carp total 96lbs 11oz
2012 4th place Febuary Midwest Winter Big 4 carp total 66lbs

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Many over 20's

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Posted 30 December 2011 - 06:52 PM

Maybe its little too early ..... but we can start for 2012! :)

Spring ....?

Lincoln rowing lagoon late April
Miller Park Lake in Bloomington May
some might want Lake Storey May

summer.....?

Lake Michigan middle of June
Kankakee River .... Millrace Slough in Wilmington July
Montrose or Belmont or Jackson Harbor August

Fall ....?

Chicago Carp Classic last week of September
Miller Park Lake in Bloomington early October
Chicago Harbor in middle of October (big fish)

any suggest .... date

How about Memory of Bud Yancey Fish-In!

:) Happy New Year! :)


shhhhhhh we working on that ;)

#3 FJR1

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 05:59 AM

For planning purposes, here is a tentative list of 2012 events already planned that Illinois carpers may be attending. It appears as if conflicts in scheduling may be unavoidable, but this may help ease those scheduling conflicts. Thanks.--Frank

2012 Calendar of Events that Illinois Carpers may be attending

Sun., Jan. 1, 2012
Carp Anglers Group (CAG)
First Fishing Folly (FFF)
Locations across the USA


Jan. 1 - 31, 2012
2012 Midwest Winter Online Carp Contest
IL, IN, WI, MI, OH


Sun., Jan. 8, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #3, Grp. A
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., Jan. 15, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #3, Grp. B
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., Jan. 22, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #3, Grp. C
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., Jan. 29, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #3, Grp. D
Milwaukee, WI


Feb. 1 - 29, 2012
2012 Midwest Winter Online Carp Contest
IL, IN, WI, MI, OH


Sun., Feb. 5, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #4, Grp. A
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., Feb. 12, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #4, Grp. B
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., Feb. 19, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #4, Grp. C
Milwaukee, WI


Feb. 23, 24, 25, 2012
Carp Anglers Group (CAG)
Austin Team Championship (ATC)
Austin, TX


Feb. 29 to Mar. 3, 2012
Lake Fork Carp and Buffalo Challenge
Wild Carp Companies
Lake Fork
Lake Fork, TX


Sun., Feb. 26, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #4, Grp. D
Milwaukee, WI


March 1 - 31, 2012
2012 Midwest Winter Online Carp Contest
IL, IN, WI, MI, OH


Sun., March 4, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #5, Grp. A
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., March 11, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #5, Grp. B
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., March 18, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #5, Grp. C
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., March 25, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #5, Grp. D
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., April 1, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #6, Grp. A
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., April 15, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #6, Grp. B
Milwaukee, WI


Wed., April 18, 2012
White River Carp League
Spring Carp Derby
White River
Indianapolis, IN


Sat., April 21, 2012
Hoosier Carpers Tournament Trail
Sylvan Lake
Rome City, IN


Sun., April 22, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #6, Grp. C
Milwaukee, WI


Sun., April 29, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Session #6, Grp. D
Milwaukee, WI


Sat., May 5, 2012
2012 Spring Pig Hunt Tournament
Lincoln Park Rowing Lagoon
Chicago, IL

Sun., May 6, 2012
Midwest Winter Carp League
Awards Ceremony
Location TBD


Sat., May 12, 2012
White River Carp League
White River 500
White River
Indianapolis, IN


Sat., May 19, 2012
Hoosier Carpers Tournament Trail
Fowler Lake
Terre Haute, IN


May 19 - 25, 2012
Wild Carp Week
Wild Carp Companies
Baldwinsville, NY


June 2 and 3, 2012
Wisconsin Carp Championships
Two Rivers, WI


Sun., June 10, 2012
Windy City Carp League
Venue TBD
Chicago, IL


Sun., June 24, 2012
Windy City Carp League
Venue TBD
Chicago, IL


June 29 - July 8, 2012
Kankakee River Fishing Derby (29th Annual)
Kankakee River and Tributaries in Illinois


Sat., June 30, 2012
White River Carp League
White River Invitational
White River
Indianapolis, IN


Sat., June 30, 2012
Hoosier Carpers Tournament Trail
White River Invitational
Indianapolis, IN


Sun., July 15, 2012
Windy City Carp League
Venue TBD
Chicago, IL


Sat., July 21, 2012
Hoosier Carpers Tournament Trail
Monroe Lake
Bloomington, IN


Sat., July 28, 2012
"Saturday in the Park" All Species Tournament
Allen Park
Ottawa, IL


Wed., Aug. 1, 2012
White River Carp League
Summer Slam Carpfest
White River
Indianapolis, IN


Sun., Aug. 12, 2012
Windy City Carp League
Venue TBD
Chicago, IL


Sat. Aug. 25, 2012
J-Town Fall 40's Carp League, Session #1
Bicentennial Park
DesPlaines River
Joliet, IL


Sun., Sept. 9, 2012
Windy City Carp League
Venue TBD
Chicago, IL


Sat., Sept. 15, 2012
J-Town Fall 40's Carp League, Session #2
Bicentennial Park
DesPlaines River
Joliet, IL


Sat., Sept. 22, 2012
White River Carp League
White River Fall Classic
White River
Indianapolis, IN


Sat., Sept. 22, 2012
Hoosier Carpers Tournament Trail
White River Fall Classic
Indianapolis, IN


Sat., Sept. 29, 2012
J-Town Fall 40's Carp League, Session #3
Bicentennial Park
DesPlaines River
Joliet, IL


Sat., Oct. 6, 2012
J-Town Fall 40's Carp League, Session #4
Bicentennial Park
DesPlaines River
Joliet, IL


Sun., Oct. 21, 2012
White River Carp League
Westside Bait Cup
Top 40 Qualifier
White River
Indianapolis, IN


Sun., Oct. 21, 2012
Hoosier Carpers Tournament Trail
Cataract Lake
Cagles Mill Lake, IN


Sat., Oct. 27, 2012
J-Town Fall 40's Carp League, Session #5
Bicentennial Park
DesPlaines River
Joliet, IL


Sat., Nov. 10, 2012
J-Town Fall 40's Carp League, Session #6
Bicentennial Park
DesPlaines River
Joliet, IL


Sat., Nov. 24, 2012
2012 Turkey Trot Carp Tournament
Bicentennial Park
DesPlaines River
Joliet, IL


Sat., Dec. 1, 2012
J-Town Fall 40's Carp League, Session #7
Bicentennial Park
DesPlaines River
Joliet, IL


Sat., Dec. 15, 2012
J-Town Fall 40's Carp League, Session #8
Bicentennial Park
DesPlaines River
Joliet, IL

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#4 ChicagoCarpAngler

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 09:21 AM

Wow! I looked at CAG calendar and I dont see anything thats why I want to do something to start for 2012! I will look at calendar and see any few open for everyone. Miller Park Lake leave open date up to Bill H.

Kankakee Millrace slough look like good in end of June during Kankakee Derby!

I will look at calendar later and I am busy to get ready for tomorrow carp fishing! ;)
John Cachel

4th place in first Chicago Carp Classic in 1994!
2007 Chicago Fall Fish-in Winner
2011 Illinois Big Carp 1st. 32lbs 38"
2012 1st place January Midwest Winter Big 4 carp total 96lbs 11oz
2012 4th place Febuary Midwest Winter Big 4 carp total 66lbs

PB 32lbs 38" Common Carp
2 over 30's
Many over 20's

Former CAG Chairman for the Chicagoland area!

Member of Polonia Carp Team

Over 40 years fishing for many kind of fishes! 48" musky released, 9 bass over 6lbs in IL. and 3 over 10lbs bass in Florida!

www.wackerbaits.com

#5 Dave Ash

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Posted 29 January 2012 - 10:01 AM

Can you Add the Michigan event on May 19 as well Frank,

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Posted 21 April 2012 - 08:58 PM

I want to have a fish in, at Busse woods, mainly just curious what size carp are in there, and if everyone is there then we can find out.

#7 bailybird

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Posted 22 April 2012 - 09:11 AM

Busse woods POP cans 5lbs


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Posted 22 April 2012 - 09:38 AM

I havnt heard of anything over 15 comming from busse

PB COMMON: 35.9 (2012 ATC BIG FISH)
PB GRASSER: 33
PB BUFFALO: 47
KOI: 23.3
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Posted 23 April 2012 - 05:10 PM

maybe they've grown, one guy got a 20 lb from busse, he's got a youtube video on it and everything. there is one section that has KOI.

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Posted 23 April 2012 - 09:50 PM

Hey Jason,
soon will be posted some info about fish-in organized by Polonia Carp Team

stay tuned

I will post info tomorrow
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