Tag: winter

Rub-A-Dub-Dub Winter Bass LOVE Grubs

Rub-A-Dub-Dub Winter Bass LOVE Grubs

The versatility of a plastic grub makes it an ideal lure for presenting horizontally or vertically to wintertime bass in clear waters. A twin-tail plastic grub attached to a 3/8- or 1/2-ounce standup jighead is my favorite lure…

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Here Is One Simple Tackle Trick To Catch More Winter Bass

Here Is One Simple Tackle Trick To Catch More Winter Bass

When the water is cold, a slow presentation is the key to catching bass. Bass are a warm-water species so the fish tend to move a lot slower in cold water throughout the winter and early spring. Enticing…

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2 Late Winter Bass Lures You NEED To Be Fishing

2 Late Winter Bass Lures You NEED To Be Fishing

A bass’ metabolism slows way down in the winter, so the fish can go a few days without eating if it gulps down one big baitfish. As winter progresses and the water gets colder, big baitfish are hardy…

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Late Winter Crappie Hacks: Slamming Sleepy Slab Crappie

Late Winter Crappie Hacks: Slamming Sleepy Slab Crappie

Reservoirs are drawn down to their lowest levels, the water is near its coldest temperature and the crappie fishing gets tough during the late stages of winter. However, the hours of daylight are getting longer and air temperatures…

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The Best Fish Species To Target During The Chilly Winter Months

4 Finesse Lures That You Should Be Fishing

When considering which fish species to target in the winter, the key to selecting the best choices is to determine which fish are most tolerant to cold water. My first choice for wintertime fishing is rainbow trout because…

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Why Adding Scent To Your Baits This Winter Can Make A Big Difference

Why Adding Scent To Your Baits This Winter Can Make A Big Difference

Scenting baits for more wintertime bites. Live bait is hard to beat most of the time when angling for a variety of gamefish. Winter is one of those times when I never use live bait because the cold…

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A Winter Fishing Battle Royale

A Winter Fishing Battle Royale

When the water dips below the 40-degree mark, there are few better lure options than a blade bait or spoon. Knowing the difference between these two Winter fishing staples will help you put more fish in the boat….

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Cranking and jigging for hot winter action

Cranking and jigging for hot winter action

What makes Arey’s approach so attractive is that his target depth rarely, if ever, exceeds 10 feet, and, in fact, the majority of his strikes actually come in just 6 to 8 feet. Even if he’s working a…

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Think red in late winter

Think red in late winter

It’s the second week in January. The days are getting longer and the sun is getting a little higher above the horizon. I know it’s not warm yet. Nevertheless, it’s time to start thinking about the crayfish bite…

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3 Winter Fishing Techniques Guaranteed To Catch You BIG Bass

3 Winter Fishing Techniques Guaranteed To Catch You BIG Bass

Winter bass fishing requires a lot of patience because you have to fish slowly and tediously most of the time. Bass can get pretty finicky in the winter because their metabolism has slowed down so they don’t have…

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