Lunker. Bucketmouth. Call that big bass you've been chasing whatever you want. But if you're going to fool him, you need to know the lures that will turn him on in any conditions. Direct from some of the country's best bass guides, here are the lures that will slay the hogs.
Happy clients are those with bent rods, and nothing bends a rod like a fat striped bass. But to get in on the action, you've got to know which lures are dependable day in and day out. According to these pro striper hunters, these are the lures that kill.
From Dale Hollow Lake - which gave up the world-record smallie - to Maryland's Potomac River, we grilled four top bronzeback guides to find out which lures are their go-to patterns all season long.