Dock Fishing Made Easy - How To Catch EVERY Bass!

Stop wasting casts and scaring fish!  These tricks will change the way you approach docks, the casts you make, and the fish you will catch. Ever wondered how many fish are really under the docks? You're about to find out! 

Tim uses a handful of baits but his method is very simple. He approaches docks from the outside in, and darkest shadows to lightest shadows. He also treats shadows and shadow edges the same way he does a piece of hard cover. 

By mixing finesse and reaction baits and fishing the key cover pieces, you will effectively reach every single fish under the dock. These tricks work!  Stop making the easy casts, catching the small fish, and scaring the big ones. Use these tips to immediately improve your catch rates. 

The Baits Tim Used...
6" Straight Tail Roboworm:
Owner Block Head Jig 1/16 oz:

5" Yamamoto Senko:
Wacky Saddle:
Gamakatsu Finesse Wide Gap Hook 1/0:

6" Osprey Tournament Talon Swimbait:

River2Sea S-Waver:

Tim's most universal dock fishing combo...
Rod- Shimano Zodias 7'10" Medium:
Reel- Shimano Chronarch MGL:
Line- Sunline Sniper 12 lb:

Swimbait Combo In The Video... 
Rod- Dobyns Fury 795:
Reel- Shimano Cardiff 300:
Line- 65 lb Power Pro:

Humminbird 360 Imaging:
Humminbird Solix 15 Side Imaging Unit:

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Spring Jerkbait Fishing: Beginner and Advanced Tips!

Ready to "Trigger" fish to bite like never before?! These tips are the real deal! Learn to force bass to react instead of waiting for them to want to bite. The power of a properly fished jerkbait is unlike any other lure. 

The jerk bait draws on a bass' core response. It can trigger an instinctual feeding response from a fish, regardless of their desire to bite. You're about to learn how to use a jerk bait to its fullest potential! Be sure to pay careful attention to the portion on how to work the baits with crisp snaps rather than slow pulls. 

There are a lot of great baits on the market but some seem to be more consistent than others. Below is a list of the baits we fish with confidence from prespawn to postspawn. 

Large baits...
Megabass Kanata:
Jackall Rerange 130:
Megabass Vision 110 Magnum:

Smaller baits...
Jackall Rerange 110:
Lucky Craft Flash Pointer SP 115 and 100:
Lucky Craft Staysee 90:
Damiki Striker 90:

Replacement Hooks and components...
Treble Hooks- Gamakatsu Finesse Nano Treble (Size 4,5,6):
Owner Hyperwire Split Ring (Size 2 and 3):

Jerkbait Storage...
Bass Mafia Casket 3700:
Plano Waterproof 3740:

Matt's Jerkbait Combo...
Rod- Shimano Expride 6'10" Medium:
Reel- Aldebaran 50:
Line- Sunline Assassin 12 lb:

All-Around Jerkbait Combo...
Rod- Shimano Zodias 6'10" Medium:
Reel- Curado 70 7:1 ratio:
Line- 20 lb Sufix 832:
Leader- 12 lb Maxima Ultragreen:

Softbaits and hooks...
Zoom Super Fluke:
1/0 Finesse Wide Gap Hook:
Owner CPS Spring Medium:
Gamakatsu Superline 4/0 EWG Hook:

The "nose rig" method for the fluke is very simple. Take the medium CPS spring and screw it directly into the nose of the fluke. Once fully twisted into the nose take the 1/0 hook and thread it through the nose of the bait AND the spring. The will give you maximum action and longevity. For the superfine hook its just a simple Texas rigged presentation. ________________________________________________________________

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Bass Moving Shallow? No Problem With These 5 Baits!

The Bass flood into the shallows every Spring to feed and spawn. With the shallow water comes a whole new set of problems. Shallow snags, finicky bass, vegetation, and thick cover can all make it difficult to catch Bass in Spring. Instead of fighting it, embrace the shallow water this year!

These baits make it easy to fish shallow! We use a 2-part system, combining power and finesse to coax bass into biting. When one doesn't work, the other certainly will. Throw in a couple really unique baits and fall rates and you've got a sure system that will produce bites throughout the coming months!

The Spinnerbaits...
River2Sea Bling (3/8 not 1/4):
Damiki Gladiator Spinnerbait:
Keitech 4.3 swimbait trailer:

The Topwater...
River2Sea Bubble Walker:

The Crankbaits...
River2Sea Biggie:
6th Sense Crush 50:
Lucky Craft 1.5:
Rapala BX Brat:

5" Senko (Wacky Rigged):
Jackall Flick Shake Worm:
Yamamoto Fat Ika:
Wacky Hook- Gamakatsu Finesse Wide Gap Size 1:
Ika Hook- Gamakatsu Superline 4/0 EWG:

Great news! You can throw the spinnerbait, Senko, Flick Shake, Ika, and more all on the same "all around" rod! Matt's favorite setup for this style of fishing is...

Rod- Zodias 7'2" Medium Heavy:
Reel- Curado 70:
Line- 40 lb Sufix 832:
Leader- 10-15 lb Maxima Ultragreen:

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Spawning Bass Tips! Muddy Water? Cold Water? No Problem!

Forget the old rules! This isn't about white baits and spawning coves! Muddy Water? Cold Water? Get ready!! its about finding bass before everyone else, in places no one else looks, and catching fish when no one else even knows the spawn is happening! 

We all grew up reading about how to catch bass during the spawn. We don't need to cover the basics again (we already did that in previous videos). Today we want to completely change the way you approach spawning fish. 

Let's talk about cold water spawns, targeting bass in muddy water, and even false spawns in the Fall. Get ready!

The Glasses We Wear...
Eye Surrender EyeWear ESE Glasses:
(Copper or Amber Lenses)

The Baits In the Underwater Clips...
Strike King Rage Baby Menace:
Mattlures Ultimate Bluegill:

Some Of Our Favorite Sight Fishing Baits...
Little Creeper Baby Trash Fish:
Keitech Fat 2.8 Swimbait:
Dirty Jigs Guppy Head:
Basstrix Bait Fry Bluegill:
Strike King Baby Menace (Texas Rigged):
Dirty Jigs 1/4 oz Finesse Football Jig (Beaver Trailer):
Fat Baby Finesse Worm:
Reaction Innovations Man Bear Pig:

Budget Combo that can handle all of the baits listed above...
Rod- Exage 7'6" Heavy:
Reel- Shimano Casitas 150:
Line- 65 lb Power Pro:
Leader- 20 lb Maxima Ultragreen:

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