The best weed types provide sufficient cover to attract bass and baitfish, while still allowing big fish sufficient room to move. Cabbage, coontail and milfoil offer prime bass habitat.
The erratic darting action of Jigging Rapalas triggers walleye strikes during the heat of summer. Snap your rod tip upward every few seconds to impart speed and direction changes to the lure.
When bass are tentative yet feeding near the surface, twitching prop baits interspersed with frequent pauses drives bass wild! Bass rise to the occasion to snatch them off the calm surface.
Flatline trolling covers water efficiently and enables high-speed triggering tactics for muskies. Match your lure style to the depth, cover, water temperature and mood of the fish.
Transom-mount trolling motors afford the ultimate in precise boat control for deep, vertical tactics like livebait rigging, via instantaneous changes in speed and direction.
While April showers bring May flowers, names can be deceiving. Mayflies, for example, are usually most abundant throughout the northern states in June & July, and often play a key role in early summer walleye fishing. At the leading edge of summer, schools of tiny minnow and baitfish fry that hatched in spring may [Read more…]
When bluegills suspend near the surface to feed on insects or fry, largemouth bass often lurk directly beneath them. Use swim jigs or other high-riding lures to target the depth level of active bass.
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