Carp Flies: Fly fishing for carp requires patience—and a variety of carp flies made to handle the job. We’ve got one of those covered for you. This picky fish isn’t always in the mood to tangle, but when it is you’d better buckle up. To earn a battle worth bragging about, arm yourself with flies that display realistic movement and lifelike features for big strikes and bigger fights. A versatile collection of flies will ensure you’ve got the right pick to get where hungry carp are spending their time—reach bottom feeding fish with ease or attract carp hanging closer to the surface with lightweight flies that offer a gentle drop. We’ve gathered our favorite carp-catching flies to fill out your fly box so whichever pattern you choose, you’re on your way to more hookups.