Heavy Jigging Rapalas were designed for ice fishing, but their erratic action triggers walleye strikes all year long if properly rigged and jigged.
Crankbaits trolled at the right speed cover water and trigger walleye strikes in river current. Kicker outboards provide fine-tuned speed control to barely overcome current flow.
Livebaits aren’t the only dressings for spinner rigs. Durable softbaits are easy to use, with lifelike profiles and actions that provoke walleye strikes.
The use of leadcore line originated in the Northeast, where anglers used weighted lines to troll spoons for deep-water lake trout in New York and New England. Fishermen began experimenting with leadcore for deep-water walleyes on prairie impoundments like Lake McConaughy, Nebraska in the early 1980s. Most historians credit legendary walleye guide Bob Propst Sr. [Read more…]
When your electronics reveal that walleyes aren’t deep, look shallower. Lipless rattlebaits are ideal for fancasting to locate and trigger walleyes in the weeds.
On-screen mapping reveals primary walleye-attracting areas. Drive right to high-percentage spots on prominent structures, spending less time hunting for fish, and more time fishing for them!
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