Summer Fishing

Strategic Approach to Breaking Down Heavy Grass

Elite Series pro Brandon Coulter shares a couple solid pointers when it comes to fishing thick grass beds. The first point relates to where to target your casts first, which usually follows an outside-to-inside strategy. Secondly, flipping hook size can dramatically affect your hookup ratio in heavy and stringy grass. Brandon discusses why he'll often downsize to a 2/0 hook in the heavy stuff.

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