I stumbled onto this secret years ago while targeting bass and walleyes. It has since developed into a high confidence method for me in any cold water situation.
Essentially, success in cold water with crankbaits involves utilizing a version that sinks and has a very tight vibrating action. Primarily, early spring cold water muskies tend to hug closer to the bottom until the shallows begin to warm up. The closer one can get a bait to these bottom-huggers the higher the strike potential. This is why a sinking, tight-vibration, lipless crankbait answers the call.
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What can Current Do For You?
WATER FLOW IN LAKES IS SUBTLE AND OFTEN OVERLOOKED. BUT MUSKIES USE IT, SO WHY SHOULDN’T YOU?
Mountain State Muskies In Spring
CATCH MUSKIES DURING TIMES WHEN NOTHING IS PREDICTABLE
Winter Presentations For Southern Rivers
Winter has arrived, yet in the South it’s still mild enough to keep fishing with the exception of maybe a week or two of an Arctic front.
Tune Up For The Season Ahead
Have you started making your plans for the upcoming fishing year?
Guide Rob Manthei’s love for the Vilas/Oneida County region of northern Wisconsin is deeply rooted. His father and grandfather started taking him there on fishing trips when he was just two years old, and he began guiding full-time at the age of 25.
Find The Right Structure In Deep, Clear Water
With breathtaking scenery, vast amounts of water, and complex and diverse structure, clear water Canadian Shield lakes offer some of the most sought-after musky fishing in the world. A bucket-list destination for the passionate and determined angler, there’s something truly special about being in the sanctuary of the great Canadian Shield lakes.
Multi-Species Or Bay Boat ... You Make The Choice
Is there really such a thing as a perfect musky boat? There are so many variables to choose from in the market today. Do I want a casting or trolling boat? Aluminum or fiberglass? Welded or riveted? Do I want a tiller, side console, dual console, or full windshield?
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Genetic Study Yields Answers
STUDY SUGGESTS LEECH STRAIN IS NOT THE ‘SILVER BULLET’ FOR WISCONSIN MUSKY WATERS
Crawling Crankbaits To Catch Cold Water Muskies
Crankbaits catch plenty of muskies during spring, summer and fall, but the key to catching ’skies in the very early cold water season on these lures involves some special tricks.
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From IMFL, now country liquor in paperboard cartons
While glass scores on brand image and usable, cardboard cartons are less priced, safe from adulteration and easy to transport, the industry after using it for low priced IMFL brands have switched to country liquor, which can be a good proposition for consumers seeking cheap, convenient, tasty and safe liquor.
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THE Fragrant PHARMACY
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