Fishing the right lure or bait is critical for successful fishing. Today many different lures are readily available and have been designed to work best under various conditions. While many of these lures of very effective in attracting fish it’s still up to the fisherman to select the best lure for the species of fish being perused, type of water or structure being fished, and one that best matches the aggressiveness of the fish.
Jig are probably one of the most versatile and effective lures ever designed for all species of fish, even freshwater and saltwater. This lure can be fished [...]
For anyone leaning about fishing, baiting a hook is a key part of that knowledge. For experienced fisherman there is a constant trial and error process that occurs, and what works is documented for future fishing trips. Seeking new bait fishing methods and techniques to improve your fish catch is very important. The real challenge to fishing with bait is keeping your baits looking natural to the area you are fishing. the closer you can match your bait fishing presentation to the natural food source of the fish you are targeting the more successful you will be.
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There are many types of fishing bait that you can use for fishing. There are large baits, small baits and even medium sized baits. It’s important to know though that there are this many kinds of fishing baits for a reason. Each fishing style has its own set of fishing baits and lures.
In this article I am going to talk about a few different fishing styles and what types of fishing bait works best for each one.
Carp fishing is a little bit different then other types of fishing. The kind of fishing bait that works best with carp fishing [...]
If you are fairly new to the sport of fishing, you might not realize how effective fishing hard baits can be, but if you have watched professional tournament bass fishermen, you may understand better. For one thing, hard baits are always “in season” and readily available. They are a one-time investment that can produce plenty of fish, no matter what type of fishing you are doing. Artificial baits might not be the favorite of beginning fishermen, but once you have caught fish on them, you will consider them the easiest way to go fishing, in all types of circumstances.
Walleye fishing secrets for weed beds include using baits that will put more and bigger fish on your hook. Weed beds are perfect hiding spots for Walleye, and knowing which baits and presentations work best can really help boost your walleye fishing success rate. During the daytime one of the best techniques to use for weed beds is to troll slowly using a live bait rig, with a fat crawler or an active leech attached. This method will allow you to cover a large surface of water faster and easier, with a better chance of a successful bite.
Another presentation that [...]
As a fisherman, when you want to lure a large variety of fish species, live bait is the best option towards achieving this. The bait can also help the fisherman in detecting where fish is more active. Fishes like largemouth bass, smallmouth bass walleyes and catfish all get easily attracted to live bait.
There are a number of ways through which using live bait can bring impressive results.
The first thing to remember is that the size of the bait should be proportional to the size of the hook one is using to fish. The hook should not be heavy so as [...]
In this article I’m going to list the top three trout fishing baits of all time. When it comes to trout fishing bait there are a ton of choices, so how do you determine the top 3? While there is always room for other baits to be listed, these three baits have long been known as extremely effective baits for trout fishing. Any one of them will help you catch trout, and when the proper techniques are used with any of these baits, many times the results can be deadly (for the trout of course).
The interesting thing about fishing for [...]
There are a wide variety of bass fishing bait out there, each type used under different conditions. There are some for shallow water, some for deep, some for rocky lake-bottoms, some for plant-rich lake-bottoms, etc. It really all depends on what circumstances and environments you will be fishing in.
Some people really like to use live bait like earthworms, night crawlers, wax worms and mealy worms. You can catch some huge bass with live bait. However, live bait does have its drawbacks. Live bait tends to have a very short lifespan. Once you get a bite or the worm falls off [...]
What is your preference when fishing for Trout? Live bait? Or Lures? For this article I’m going to focus mainly on fishing small Trout streams with 3 different types of live bait that Trout absolutely love.
Understand, I like to use lures as much as anyone else but when it comes to Trout Fishing, whether in a stream or spring fishing in a lake, I will always choose live bait over lures.
Why? Because fishing live bait is more natural. Live bait will work more often than Lures, and likely so because when Trout get up in the morning and head out [...]
This is about the selection of effective bait, including the live bait, original things that is imitated as a lure as well as other baits that a trout could not resist. Some of these baits can be obtained in local bait and tackle stores, while others are home-made which you can customized to your fishing need. Here are several types of excellent trout baits that you can choose from.
Worms. The most common baits are the worms. Starting with the small red wiggler, also known as composting worms. Three or four dozens of these small worms will fit in one container. [...]