Jigging Raps – Simple Tricks for Walleyes

Jigging Raps – Simple Tricks for Walleyes

Oh no, another article on jigging raps right? Wrong. I’m not going to talk about how great they are, just how to use them effectively.  At this point, you’re already interested and possibly convinced they work for catching walleyes (and they do)… I kind of...
Custom Painted Crankbaits – The Future or Fad?

Custom Painted Crankbaits – The Future or Fad?

One thing I’m guilty of and I see I’m not alone these days is my addiction to custom painted crankbaits. Fishing is all about confidence, no matter the presentation or species you’re targeting. I mean, if you don’t think you’re going to catch anything, are you going...
Best Walleye Crankbaits – CrankBait Color Review

Best Walleye Crankbaits – CrankBait Color Review

(Updated 6/24/19) I don't care where in the world you live, whether you're fishing a small river or lake to large reservoirs; there's a place in your arsenal for trolling or casting crankbaits for walleyes.  I personally LOVE trolling crankbaits for big walleyes.  In...
Muskie Trolling in a Nutshell

Muskie Trolling in a Nutshell

They say muskie fishing is about a fish per 10,000 casts right? Well the heck with it, we’re going muskie trolling. Musky trolling is something we’re still learning every time out. Myself, I consider myself a complete amateur. I make the trek to Minnesota about 2-3...
Soft Plastic Baits for Targeting BIG Walleyes

Soft Plastic Baits for Targeting BIG Walleyes

Over the years, soft plastic baits have changed a lot.  I mean, have you looked at the selection nowadays in the big box stores?  It’s crazy how many brands there are. Traditionally, plastic worms were the ticket when fishing for bass.  I used LONG worms that...
How to Tie a Rapala Knot

How to Tie a Rapala Knot

More often than not, I find that most anglers who cast crankbaits just tie the fishing lure straight to the line.  No matter the knot, the problem is it doesn’t allow the crankbait to have that erratic action. Especially when it comes to jerkbaits and crankbaits like...