Trolling a deep diver on the sandy bottom. As i boated him the line snapped. Luckily the second trebble hooked his tail and he was stuck in the shape of a bracelet. ...more Just scooped him right off the surface with the rod tip like a game of ring toss.
Really could use some local knowledge. Fishing sauk city to lone rock on a 30 mile river trip in mid july. Looking predominately for smallmouth bass. Can anyone ...more lend some advice on lure selection for the area?
Usually daytime smallies are up on the rocks picking off craws so throw squarebills and shad raps in orange, red, or some soft of crawfish color at any type of rock ...more structure. You'll likely pick up a walleye here and there too. If you don't want to throw cranks soft plastic crawfish or any type of grub work really well.
I don't have their phone numbers, but try to call Gary Engberg with a rural Sauk City address or Wally Banfi who works at Ace Hardware in Sauk City. They are ...more both part-time guides and are good guys and will share information with you.
In the last two days ive caught over a dozen suspended bass in murky water while experimenting with my new smart fish finder by "deeper". Its been incredibly ...more useful from the shore to find structure and suspended fish.