Fishing Hooks 101: How To Pick The Right Fishing Hook Every Time

There’s one type of fishing equipment that’s critical to success but often overlooked: fishing hooks. Today we’re taking a deeper dive into the most common hooks you’ll encounter. The Aberdeen or J-hook is a classic, effective, affordable hook. The long shank makes removal easier if a fish swallows the hook, so it’s a great option for live bait. It’s used mainly by …