Spinnerbait Tips for Prespawn Bass in Bullrushes

Bulrushes, pencil reeds, tulles, whatever you call them, prespawn bass flock to this emergent vegetation type in the spring months in pursuit of warmer water and good cover. Wired2fish staffer, McKeon Roberts, starts fishing reed beds when water temperatures reach the low 50-degree range and explains the power of a spinnerbait for finding and triggering scattered prespawn bass.

-Terminator Super Stainless Spinnerbait, Double Willow: https://wired2.fish/SuperStainlesSpinnerbait-DoubleWillow
-Shimano Chronarch 150G Casting Reel, 6.2:1: https://wired2.fish/Chronarch150G
-Dobyns Champion XP Split Grip Casting Rod, 7′ Heavy: https://wired2.fish/ChampionXP-SplitGripCastingRod
-Power Pro Spectra Braided Line, 30lb Test: https://wired2.fish/SpectraMossGreen
-Minn Kota Talon Shallow Water Anchor: https://wired2.fish/MinnKotaTalon
-Lund Boats 1875 Renegade: https://wired2.fish/Lund1875Renegade

A spinnerbait is McKeon’s go-to because of its ability to plow through tough bulrush stems without snagging while having the versatility to be fished fast or slow. Roberts relies on the naked eye to find lanes and pockets in the reeds, which create distinct edges and ambush points for bass. He casts beyond these areas then slows his retrieve speed to keep the bait in the strike zone longer.

Roberts favors a reel in the 6.2:1 gear ratio range and paired with a 30-pound braided line. The medium-speed reel helps you slow down and provides winching power for horsing big bass from the woody cover while the braid delivers much-needed abrasion resistance.

Wired2fish is one of the most popular recreational fishing brands in the world. We have an extensive library of freshwater fishing tips, fun fishing videos, fishing tackle reviews and a lot more. We post some of the coolest fishing pictures and videos on our social channels. If you love fishing and are wired2fish like we are, we’d love to have you be a part of our community! #bassfishing #wired2fish #fishing

SUBSCRIBE for more awesome fishing tips! ►► https://goo.gl/44UcI6

• Come Fishing with Us! ►► https://goo.gl/ofGwBq
• Our Most Popular Fishing Tips! ►► https://goo.gl/A0MvJb
• Bass Fishing Videos! ►► https://goo.gl/bnPXPv
• Crappie and Panfish Fishing Videos! ►► https://goo.gl/u3KlQ4
• All our Playlists! ►► https://goo.gl/A7HEkY
• Wear Your Love of Fishing with Pride! ►► https://goo.gl/rlglKF

website: http://www.wired2fish.com
instagram: http://www.instagram.com/wired2fish_official
facebook: http://www.facebook.com/wired2fish
twitter: http://www.twitter.com/wired2fish
apparel: http://www.wired2fishgear.com