Wired2Fish contributor Kobie Koenig shares his top 5 soft bait styles for flipping and pitching bass in various grass types and around woody cover. The baits discussed range from tube-style plastics, beaver and creature baits, flapping plastics with lots of action (flash and vibration), and solid-bodied streamlined baits that excel for penetrating the cover.
- 13 Fishing Rabbit Ear Tail Invader
- Berkley PowerBait Pit Boss
- Z-Man Turbo CrawZ
- Zoom Brush Hog
- X-Zone Punisher Punch Craw
- Yamamoto Sanshouo
- Juice Baits Craw Tube
- Fish Monkey Half Finger Guide Glove
- Fish Monkey Performance Face Guard
While all bass plastics have a time and place, some perform much better than others depending on the situation; a basic understanding of bait shape, size, appendages, or lack thereof influence when and where to use them.