Author: Will Rice
With the Carp Slam less than a month a way we’re going to crank up the carp rhetoric in August. Trouts Fly Fishing has teamed up with Carp Pro Magazine for this carp trivia contest. The first person who can answer these questions correctly here on the Trouts blog will win brand new Orvis carp trucker hat:
Q#1: What is the scientific name for the renowned common carp that is the predominant carp species in the South Platte River that runs through Denver?
Q#2: On September 7, 2013 Denver Trout Unlimited will unleash its’ ________ th Carp Slam fly fishing tournament. Once the 2013 Carp Slam Cup is awarded, how many years will this competition and fundraiser been in action?
A#2: Fill in the blank_____________
Q#3: What carp behavior is the most telling sign that a carp will not eat your fly (we’ll accept two answers here):
Only answers here on the blog count. If you are looking for some resources and information to get yourself educated on fly fishing for carp, check out our three part series on fly fishing for carp in the South Platte River or check out Carp Pro Magazine. For more information on the Carp Slam or the Evening For the South Platte River, CLICK HERE.