3 Jig Techniques To Catch Winter Bass

When the water turns cold, the leadhead jig becomes one of the most appealing lures to lethargic bass. Jig techniques can vary, but three big ones can definitely help you have a good day during the winter bass chasing months. During the winter, anglers can throw a variety of jigs designed to trigger a strike from even the most sluggish …

These 3 Panfish Jigs Slay Crappie All Year Long

If you ask the top crappie anglers in the country what their most effective presentation is, and you’re certain to hear one common theme from the majority of the respondents – some combination of panfish jigs and soft plastic. That may seem weird to many, considering how effective at times live bait is, or how many giant crappie are caught …

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8 Tricks To Save Money While Fishing

Fishing tackle has come a long way in the last 20 years, and those advances have led to unprecedented success on the water for many anglers. Unfortunately though, all those advances have come with increased costs, making it tough for anglers on a budget to save money while fishing with all the latest gear. Whether you’re bassing on a budget, …

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Jig Fishing 101: When To Use 6 Types Of Jigs

The skirted jig has earned its place in the pantheon of jig fishing and bass lures through countless tournament wins and big bass awards. They are flat-out deadly and one of the few baits you can fish from early spring through late fall, in clear water as well as muddy, and in a foot of water just as easily as 40. …

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Vote On Your Favorite Bait In Our Bracket!

We are down to 4 in our best bait bracket! We received thousands of votes in our bracket, and now we need help deciding which is the best bait! We’ve narrowed it down to one from each category or “region.” Hardbaits, soft plastics, jigs, and topwater lures. Vote on the final 4 baits below and let’s find out once and for all …

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Best Wintertime Lures For Florida Bass Fishing

Bass anglers should consider two key factors when picking out lures for wintertime fishing in Florida. Gainesville, Fla., touring pro Bernie Schultz suggests visiting anglers should take along lures that work well in shallow water and aquatic vegetation. They should also choose lures that can be used effectively around docks and cypress trees. Schultz lists the following lures as his …

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3 Pro Tips For Fishing Tube Jigs

Ever since their first incarnation as ‘gitzits’, plastic tubes have been some of the most fish catching-est baits in our arsenal. The key to their success is their versatility. They can imitate any possible bass prey, from crawfish to shad. Tubes can also be rigged in a number of ways, which further extends their versatility. One of the most common …