Two Topwater Crushers: The Googan Squad Blooper And Hound

Catch Co. and the Googan Squad just rolled out two new hard baits. #Googantakeover! The all-new Googan Squad Hound and Googan Squad Blooper are two mondo catching topwater baits designed specifically by the Googan Squad. Together, the Googan Squad and Catch Co. spent months working on these two lunker hunters and we’re jacked up to get these baits into the …

The Remarkably Simple Guide On Where and When To Fish Each Size Whopper Plopper

Musky anglers deserve credit for starting the Whopper Plopper craze when they created similar homemade baits with metal tails. However, companies had trouble mass-producing those metal-tail baits with that distinctive plopping sound until Larry Dahlberg designed the Whopper Plopper for River2Sea as a musky lure. The company introduced the lure with a softer plastic tail in the 190 size of …

4 Buzz Bait Hacks You Need To Try

Everyone loves a good topwater bite. What isn’t to like? Bone chilling strikes that you can see happen. Topwater lures are an adrenaline junkies dream. Perhaps one of the most popular types of topwater lures is the buzzbait. This racket-producing concoction of metal, wire, and lead has been a go-to for anglers for decades. However, there are a few things …

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Saltwater Topwater Fishing

Inshore topwater fishing is an exciting and sometimes nerve-wrecking way to fish. A topwater strike is arguably the most exciting split-second in fishing (possibly in life). While it can happen in a flash, an aggressive topside explosion will stay etched in your memory for years to come. There are many ways to illicit a strike on top but we’ve take …

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3 Reasons You Should Be Throwing Topwater Poppers

There is nothing more exciting than watching a big bass blow up on a surface bait. Given the right time and conditions, topwater lures like a popper can be a very effective and efficient way to catch fish. With most topwaters you can cover water quickly and trigger reaction strikes from bass that might pass up a different presentation. There …

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7 Topwater Fishing Tips To Dominate The Surface

There’s no greater thrill in bass fishing than watching a calm surface suddenly explode and your topwater lure instantly vanish. This is what makes topwater fishing great. This scene plays out many times during the months when the waters are warm enough to activate bass into feeding on top. My favorite topwater lure is the Heddon Zara Spook, but I’ve …

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Poppers Vs Walkers: Topwater Baits Explained

Topwater strikes are some of the most exciting action in bass fishing, and they’re also some of the most heart-wrenching, creating the perfect flow from chaos to revelation once the bass finally makes its way to the boat hooked on those topwater baits. There’s no better time to fish topwater than the late-spring/early-summer period. The bass are coming off the …