Surf Fishing Tackle
Depending on the surf conditions and the desired casting distance choose a pyramid sinker between 3oz. and 5oz. It’s not as big of a problem when surf fishing beyond the breakers. But if you are targeting fish within the surf where the waves are breaking the sinker has to be heavy enough to prevent it from washing ashore.
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A very popular surf fishing rig that’s easy to make is the dropper loop rig. It’s just like the fireball rig but it’s tied differently and it may or may not have floats on it.
This saltwater rig is made using any leader material of your choice. It has three dropper loops. One loop at the bottom for your sinker,… Continue reading
When surf fishing with live bait choosing the right surf fishing tackle can make the difference between lots of action or a lesson in surf casting. Most surf anglers prefer lots of action to a practice session on surf casting. If your just getting started you can probably benefit from either one but I’m sure you would rather be catching… Continue reading
Optimize your surf tackle collection with the essential gear you need to catch fish. Don’t be a tackle junkie owning every bright shiny item out there. As a surf angler of many years I’ve reduced my tackle assortment down to the essential items that I determined to be the most effective.
Over time I have developed a short list of… Continue reading