You have decided to put down your old button-operated spincaster for a while. You finally decide to take out that shiny and new spinning setup that your older brother got you for Christmas last year. After being removed from the back of the closet, it is likely that you have questions about where in the
The Texas Rig is one of the most effective ways to rig any soft plastic. When done properly, it lets you throw soft plastic bodies into thick vegetation without hanging up. For anybody who is not yet aware, many huge catches often lurk just beneath the thick stuff. This is, “the best place” to fish.
Spotted Bass are not targeted by anglers near as much as their close cousins, the Largemouth or Smallmouth. While all three of them are members of the black bass family, they are closely related to Sunfish. Differently, they all three have a predator instinct and prey drive that sets them well apart from any Bluegill
Just when you thought that the debate about fishing scents has ended, another one comes to market the very same year. It seems every tackle supplier has some “secret sauce” that is better than the competitors. Do they though? One that smells fishier or one that sticks better than the rest. That is the claim
We have all been there. After we get a batch of lively minnows, we insert the hook, and they are dead five minutes after they hit the water. What went wrong? Did we forget how to rig a minnow? Did we ever learn? Most baitfish are very fragile and you need to handle them properly.
White Bass are not near as popular as Stripers or Largemouth. Even so, they are starting to make a noticeable comeback in the angling industry as many anglers are starting to target them specifically. The best White Bass lures are a heated topic too and this makes it much more difficult to choose the right
Few things are more fun than being on Lake Erie. Lake Erie is home to some of the best Walleye fishing anywhere on Earth. All of the Great Lakes are generally stacked with great catches. Erie is different because it is the shallowest of the Great Lakes. Because it is so shallow, it is also
Catching Striped Bass on artificial lures may be one of the most exciting experiences one can experience in the surf. When it comes to Striper fishing, live bait is usually the norm but some people may not be able to get live bait for whatever reason. In that case and many others, throwing artificial lures
Whenever Walleye anglers bring up a subject on the controversial subject of fishing for them, one of the most common things mentioned is the disagreement about what the best Walleye fishing lures are. Since they are toothy, bloodthirsty, and aggressive predators, you have so many different anglers telling you different viewpoints on the subject. This
You never really start fishing unless you learn how to fish with bobbers. A basic bobber rig is one of the most versatile and most effective bait rigs out there. Most commonly, they are the most popular producers for all manners of panfish. These include species such as Bluegill, Pumpkinseed, Shellcracker, Green Sunfish, and Longear.