Early Season Froggin’ with Kenta Kimura

Early Season Froggin’ with Kenta Kimura

Many anglers associate frog fishing with hot summer days and thick matted vegetation, and that is fair. That is one of the best times to use them, but they work in many other situations including the pre-spawn all the way until summer sets in. Osaka, Japan’s Kenta...
Boom Boom Line-Thru | Here’s How It’s Done

Boom Boom Line-Thru | Here’s How It’s Done

The Optimum Boom Boom line of swimbaits was designed by professional angler and big bait addict Fred Roumbanis. There are now three different versions of this bait; a rigged version with a treble hook, a weedless version that comes in two sizes, and the newest, a...
Fishing Jerkbaits for Swimbait Fish

Fishing Jerkbaits for Swimbait Fish

As swimbait fishing continues to get more and more popular, fish can sometimes get conditioned to seeing them glide and swim past them. They still work and will continue to land large bass this year and for years to come, but when faced with swimbait shy bass, a large...
Tackle Tour Reviews the Glide Fluke

Tackle Tour Reviews the Glide Fluke

If there’s a hot, hard bodied lure type out there today, it’s the glide bait. For the longest time, two sectioned baits were an under the radar bait – especially the big ones. Now, every lure manufacturer out there is either scrambling to bring one to market, or they...
The Jika Rig for the Reins C-Pod

The Jika Rig for the Reins C-Pod

One quick look at the Reins C-Pod and you will see that it is unlike any other bait on the market. It is a bait with several appendages and appears like an insect or even an extraterrestrial creature. While it may seem foreign to humans, the design was inspired by...