Apr 222010

Shootin’ n Snaggin’ with the Frugal Fisherman

No matter how hard I try, I can’t for the life of me fully embrace artificial bait fishing. Don‘t get me wrong, I use my fair share of spinnerbaits, jigs, rooster tails and plastics. But every time I’m unable to figure out the fishing pattern or entice a strike, I get antsy.

It’s about that time I wish I had a bobber and an earthworm. Or better yet a half ounce lead weight, a circle hook and a night crawler. Those are two tried and tested methods that always seem to land me a fish or two. Continue reading »