How do you determine leader length on your spinner rigs? Hopefully you’re not running the same length in all conditions! Experienced fishing guide Brad Hawthorne shed some light on how he determines his leader length in various fishing conditions from dirty water to clear water and negative bites to positive bites.
Mille Lacs Lake is one of the top multi-species fisheries on the planet, and it’s located right in our backyard here at AnglingBuzz HQ. It’s one of the most popular walleye fisheries on the planet due to it’s traditionally fabulous fishing, paired with it’s close proximity to one of the biggest population centers in the [Read more…]
One thing we geek out about here at the Buzz is boat rigging. It’s always interesting hopping in the boat with a full-time guide and seeing how they set up their “office”. Guys like Brad Hawthorne practically live on the water, so it’s important they have their boat totally dialed in. Brad’s boat of [Read more…]
Brad Hawthorne, one of the top walleye guides in the state, explains how he targets fall walleyes on the following Minnesota Walleye Factories: – Lake of the Woods – Leech Lake – Mille Lacs Lake Water temperatures are plummeting downward and walleyes all across the north country taking off for their autumn haunts. [Read more…]
Trolling crankbaits with leadcore is one of the best ways to target deepwater walleyes quickly and efficiently. We reached out to fishing guide Brad Hawthorne, one of the best leadcore fishermen we know, and picked his brain on how he approaches the tactic. You can watch the video above or read the Q&A below. [Read more…]
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