Secrets of finding the best bass fishing bait

There is a huge assortment of plastic baits to choose from and these are considered to be one of the favorites among anglers when it comes to artificial baits. The crankbait is an excellent choice when fishing around structures. When using this bait try different retrieval methods until you find the one that gets the most action. Spinnerbaits is another good choice because they work great in all types of weather and water conditions.

When choosing which bait to use, you need to take into consideration the area where you are fishing along with the time of day, type of water, season, and the depth of the water. When using lures you need to consider the size, shape and color and choose the one that works best in the particular environment in which you are fishing.

Experienced anglers know that it’s impossible to predict what the bass will be the most attracted to at any given time. It’s for this reason that it’s recommended you take a variety of baits with you (at least two or three) and work through them until you find the one that is getting the most action. Every fishing trip will be a little different from another making it necessary to try different options. That’s also one of the things that makes bass fishing so popular.

After choosing your bait the best way to set the hook is with a short flick of the wrist. This gives just enough force to hook the fish but not too much at one time. This helps to get him hooked so you can reel him in and get ready for the next bite. Use these secrets of finding the best bass fishing bait and basic information to help you get started bass fishing. Once you start reeling in those bass it may turn into your new favorite hobby.

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Dan Eggertsen is a fellow bass fishing enthusiast to the point of obsession. :) He's been providing solid advice on bass fishing since 2004.

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