5 Bass Lures You Should Be Throwing This Spring

The spring months are the best time to find trophy bass swimming near the shoreline. From the prespawn period to the post-spawn, these five lures cover your bases as the bass transition from staging prespawn locations in deep water up to the shallow bedding grounds later in the spring. The chitter-chatter from a bladed jig will annihilate prespawn bass when …

Video: How To Fish Lipless Crankbaits Like A Pro In The Spring

Lipless crankbaits are a staple bass fishing lure for the prespawn. Spring is considered by most to be the best time to toss a lipless crankbait. This bait’s tight wobble and loud rattles make it perfect for cool water, and a lipless crankbait’s wheelhouse is between 45 and 60 degree water temperature. Lipless crankbaits effectively mimic shad, bluegill, and crawfish, …

Force Them To EAT! 4 Easy Ways To Trigger A Reaction Strike

When opportunity knocks a bass instinctively strikes at something even if the fish isn’t hungry. Baitfish or crawfish swimming past a bass and bumping into a log or rock that slows the prey down is hard for a bass to resist. A crippled baitfish that flutters in front of a bass hiding in a bush or under a dock is …