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Rigging Jigs & Sand Eel Soft Baits

One of the fall’s most abundant bait fish, sand eels comprise a hefty portion of fall fishes diets. Gamefish keyed in on sand eels can be highly selective in size, profile, color pattern and can often refuse traditional presentations when keyed in on sand eels. We’ve comprised a selection of our favorite ways to rig…

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How To Fish Large Swimbaits For Tarpon

Capt. Ross Gallagher joins Capt. Travis Holeman [] in Key West Florida targeting deepwater tarpon in mid May using oversize Swimbaits and Swimming Jigs. This video covers a number of tips and techniques for targeting tarpon with soft style Skirted Swimbaits. Featured Products: Hogy Swimming Jig Series


Video: Topwater Soft Baits For Cumberland River Stripers

This customer submitted video features a scenic backdrop of the Cumberland River where angler Clay McCord targets freshwater striped bass using topwater rigged 10inch Original Series Soft Baits rigged on the Soft Circle Hook. These rivers feature an abundance of large forage including stocked trout and skip jack herring. Rod: GLoois GL2 7′ M Live…

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Video: SOCAL Yellowtail Fishing With Hogy SI Epoxy Surface Jig

Watch as Morgan Promnitz of Hobie Kayak Company sight fishes for free swimming SOCAL Yellowtail using the SI 4oz Epoxy Surface Jig. The SI Epoxy jig offers highly reflective bait fish patterns and finishes while offering a traditional surface jig wobble. Rod: St. Croix Triumph 7′ MH 20-40lb Reel: Diawa Saltist 4500h Line: 50lb Power…


Video: Trolling For Bluefin Tuna with Hogy Lures Harness Jigs

Join Capt. Mike Hogan and Capt. Nat Chalkley as they chase Cape Cod school bluefin tuna in mid June just south of The Claw, around 15 miles south of Martha’s Vineyard. Capt. Mike covers the techniques he likes to use for finding fish in open water, including a brief how-to on rigging and deploying the…

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Video: Casting and Jigging Sand Eel Lures For Striped Bass

Watch Hogy’s Capt. Mike Hogan fish with top guide Sean Ruge of Riptide Charters where they vertical jig and top water cast for large striped bass off Provincetown on Cape Cod. Fishing the area know as the Race, this video shows textbook examples on how to target deep water large fish at slack tide and…

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Pro Talk: Top Lures For Charlotte Harbor Snook

15 Minutes with: Capt. Webb Thompson Here’s what we learned… Location: Boca Grande, Charlotte Harbor Florida Tides: Although I prefer to fish the rising tide, I have found feeding fish at any moving tide. In the lower tide I will often fish the grass flats and sandy holes and as the tide rises will…

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Pro Talk: Chesapeake Bay Shallow Water Giant Spring Stripers

  15 Minutes with: Capt. Tyler Nonn Here’s what we learned… Location: Chesapeake Bay Tides: The end of the incoming and beginning of the outgoing seem to be the most productive tides. Lower tide stages fish tend to pull off shallow flats and hang on adjacent ledges and channels. Approach: Approach quietly and use a…


Q&A: Setting Up a Shimano Saragossa 20000 for Bluefin Tuna

Capt. Mike Hogan gives his advice on how to set up a Shimano Saragossa 20000 for bluefin tuna.