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How Lipless Crankbaits Excel for Fall Bass in Rivers

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Seth uses lipless crankbaits to quickly comb water in search of fish transitioning to these spots or already set up. Fish the crankbait with a lift and fall cadence to trigger bites — the combination of noise and action are excellent triggers in cold water. Seth will start experimenting with slower presentations like the drop shot, shaky head or tube once bass are located and the lipless crankbait bite fizzles.