Posts Tagged ‘Lures’

colour - colourful bait
Muskie
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Oddball colours that seal the muskie deal

It seems there’s no end to the colour combinations we’re presenting to muskie these days, and no reason to think that will change any time soon…

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Bass
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Bass baits: four follow-ups you need

Who doesn’t love a topwater bite? But, bass sometimes miss surface lures. Anglers quick with follow-up bass baits still have a chance of hooking a fish…

3 ice baits
Bass
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3 Ice baits to score more summer bass

Mopping, rapping, and heavy dunking…3 winning ways to ice summer bass! Here are three exceptional, though underused, ice fishing baits that perform…

Northern King
Fishing
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The Northern King is back

In 1984, Patsy Distaffen created the original Northern King spoon. A tool and die specialist with Xerox and an avid hunter and fisherman, Patsy used his passion to found Northern King. He recognized the need for a trolling lure that wouldn’t spin while being trolled at higher speeds…

jerked - caught walleye
Walleye
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Jerkbait for walleye

Casting jerkbaits for walleye wasn’t part of my game plan, but often anglers are forced to change when walleye are the target. So I jerked walleye.

topwater lure
Fishing
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Props to the topwater lure

Imagine a topwater lure that skims across the surface, churning water, gurgling, and splashing during the retrieve. On the pause, it floats, doing a deadly imitation of game fish forage, tempting even the most finicky fish.

Walleye
Ice Fishing
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5 Must-have lure styles for winter walleye

You don’t need a huge collection of ice fishing lures to catch walleye. In fact, all you need are a couple baits… and you’ll be setting hooks all day long.

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Bass
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Crazy tricks to lure in fish

Having spent two decades travelling across Canada and making a living out of fishing, I’ve had to resort to some pretty crazy methods to make fish bite.

topwater - chug, prop, or walk
Bass
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Top choices for topwater summer smallmouth

Nothing is more enjoyable than watching a topwater work its magic on smallmouth, which makes these lures a fun and effective approach all summer long.