Catch More Bass With Creature Baits

Ready to catch more fish on creature baits? These tips will make you more efficient, save you money, and produce more bites this Summer. Matt shows his best baits and colors, the most effective ways to rig them, and how to present them effectively in a variety of situations. 

What makes creature baits so special? In short, they mimic a little bit of everything. They're great in heavy cover and open water. They're great for finesse presentations, flipping, and everything in between. 

Here are our favorites...

Reaction Innovations Man Bear Pig:
Zoom Brush Hog:
Strike King Game Hawg:
Keitech Crazy Flapper:

Heavy Flipping/Texas Rig...
Weight- Strike King Tungsten 1.5 oz:
Hook- Gamakatsu Superline EWG 3/0 or 4/0:
Bobber Stopper- Peg X Stoppers:

Finesse Texas Rigging...
Weight- 1/8 oz Tungsten Worm Weight:
Hook- 3/0 or 4/0 Gamakatsu EWG:

Shaky Head Rigging...
Dirty Jigs Stand Up Head:
Yum Pumpkin Head Stand Up:

Matt's Texas-Rig Creature Setup...
Rod- G Loomis GLX 853C JWR:
Reel- Chronarch MGL 7:1 Ratio:
Line- MaxCuatro 30 lb Braid:
Leader- 12 lb Maxima Ultragreen:

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