Cigar-shaped, soft stickbaits offer a variety of rigging options and actions that tease finicky largemouth and smallmouth bass to bite. From subtle glides to twitching temptations, these baits produce results when all others fail.
Al Lindner’s prediction for the Walleye Opener, based on past experience: If you’re not catching fish, you may be fishing too deep! Try casting jigs and softbait combos or jigs tipped with minnows across shallow flats with cover.
In late spring and early summer, dams are prime areas to find big concentrations of catfish. Spinner rigs dressed with cut bait attract and catch big cats in swift water.
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