Fishing for walleye on jig
Jig fishing technique involves holding the bait at the bottom. That is why applying it has the highest chance on finding walleye. But to always come home with a good catch, you should know some basic rules for this type of fishing.
First and foremost, this applies to spinning. Coastal jig fishing are mainly used long rods. Length 3-3.5 meters more comfortable with the passage of obstacles in the form of snags, edges, and them easier to do the wiring in the coastal vegetation.
The structure of the rod is also important. But this is a purely individual approach. Someone catches on fast, someone slow. It is worth noting that selecting a more viscous rods, the number of blank sweeps is significantly reduced.
The test depends on the fishing conditions. When fishing at great depths and flow test it is better to use a more shallow water – on the contrary.
What really is not worth saving, so it’s on the reel. As the jig transaction involves primarily the work coil. More preferable option of coil no less than 3000.
The jig head should have one simple quality. As quickly as possible to reach the bottom, not floating in the water column. The weight and shape of each angler selects depending on conditions of catching. Or standing water, the river is deep or shallow backwater. As a rule, the weight of the head varies from 14 to 40 grams.
Lures for walleye are chosen with a particular approach. It is noticed that this predator loves the bright orange and red, and green. Size, usually small, 10-13 cm mainly used twisters and vibrohvost. Brand tackles each picks for himself depending on the budget. And, of course, has not been canceled favorite poranki. This simple bait may just work wonders where all the other powerless.
The very essence of the jig transaction is as follows. After casting a lure with jig head should wait for her descent to the bottom. Next coil to be 2-3 full turns and the pause necessary to lower the bait to the bottom. As a rule, the walleye bite on the pause, during vertical movement of the lure.
A special approach should be applied when fishing for Zander from a boat. Here you need to clearly be able to understand the bottom topography and feel all obstacles. Casting is done across the edge. Wiring is carried out from the shore into the depths.