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Hogy and SI Tackle lures catch big fish all around the world. We’re always adding new stories, tips, tricks and videos to this category. Below, browse by our most recent content, or check out each individual species on the left navigation bar.

Q&A: Best Amberjack Lures & Rigs

Capt. Ross Gallagher gives his top choices for Amberjack lures & rigs in depths of 100+ feet.


Pro Talk: Targeting Florida Keys Winter Cobia

15 Minutes with: Capt. Tyler Nonn Here’s what we learned… Location: Florida Keys Tides: When tides start to slow and slack the fish will move up to the surface, investigating and looking for bait. When tides are moving fish will be holding closer to the bottom and generally out of sight. Approach: Look for numbers…

Emerald Isle Adventures Cobia

Pro Talk: Targeting Cobia on the Crystal Coast of NC


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.


Q & A: Best Soft Baits For Windy Days Flats Fishing Tarpon

It’s frequent during the month of March and April to have 15-20knot winds, this makes accurately casting large soft baits pretty difficult. What is my best option for reaching and accurately leading these fish?

How To catch South East Florida Beach Tarpon Lures

Pro Talk: Lures For Targeting Tarpon in Open Deep Water

The action and profile of Hogy’s Original Series imitates ballyhoo, needlefish, and small eels that are a favorite for daytime tarpon that are in open water.


Video: Lake Trout Ice Fishing With Epoxy Jigs on Lake George, NY

In this video, Hogy fan Kierran Broatch and friends take a road trip to Lake George and catch a pile of Lake Trout using smelt imitating 2.5″ & 3″ SI Epoxy Jigs in Silver and Blue.

Hogy Tagged Chesapeake Tyler Striper 7inch HDUV YOUTUBE

Video: Winter Chesapeake Bay Striped Bass Fishing

Capt. Tyler Nonn of Tidewater Charters shares his techniques for Late Fall – Early Winter stripers in the lower Chesapeake Bay.

New England Winter Striper Fishing Hogy Epoxy Jig

Pro Talk: Epoxy Jigs for New England Winter Stripers -

Eric Harrison discusses a technique for catching winter-over Stripers holding in New England rivers and around power plants with warm water discharges.