Ask the Anglers: What’s Your Go-To Wintertime Bait?
Which bait works best when the temperatures drop? In this Ask the Anglers, some of our pros share their go-to bait for wintertime bites.
David Dudley reaches for a Perfection Lures Shaky Head when the water temperatures plunge.
Cliff Pace prefers a flat-sided crankbait, like the Blake Label Slim. He says to use light line, make long casts and slow down your retrieve to get bit.
Chris Lane is also a fan of using a crankbait during cooler months. His go-to is the BD Crankbait.
Stephen Browning and Jason Lambert both named a jerkbait as their go-to wintertime bait because of its ability to target suspended bass and imitate shad.