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  • Mike Dupree reels in a wahoo while slow trolling

    2023, Wahoo Fishing – Slow Trolling with Mike Dupree

    Unearth the secrets of slow trolling for wahoo with Capt. Mike Dupree. From gear intricacies to bait preferences, dive into the art and science of capturing this elusive predator, all while maximizing your sport fishing experience.

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    Shawn Rotella holding a wahoo caught slow trolling live bait in Hawaii

    2023, Wahoo Fishing – Slow Trolling with Shawn Rotella part 1

    Unlock the secrets of wahoo fishing with Captain Shawn Rotella. Dive into slow trolling live bait techniques, understand wahoo ecology, and refine your angling strategy for unmatched success on the water.

  • Planer Fishing with In-Line Planers

    2022, Planer Fishing - In-Line Planers with Chad Raney

    In-line planers are an effective method for targeting suspended fish in the water column. This innovative method involves using an in-line bridle and a wind-on leader. Miami Captain Chad Raney shares his knowledge on wind-on leader, rigs, baits, planers, boat driving skills, tackle, and secrets to make fishing smarter and more productive. By mastering these techniques, you can catch a variety of fish, including mackerel, wahoo, tuna, snapper, amberjacks, and sailfish.

  • Basics of Fishing Planers

    2022, Planer Fishing - Trolling Nearshore

    Planer fishing is essential for catching fish on east coast Florida and beyond. Planers allow you to troll baits and lures at various water depths, allowing you to present your bait down where the bait is holding. Capt. Chad Raney shares his techniques in a video, demonstrating the importance of finding the bait and finding the fish. Both in-line and bridled methods are effective.

  • Blue Marlin Fishing - Trolling with Kevin Hibbard

    2021, Blue Marlin - Trolling Technique with Kevin Hibbard

    Kevin Hibbard shares his expert tips for marlin fishing, using water temperature, currents, and bait schools to identify productive patches. He also discusses interpreting tuna and porpoises' signals and trolling marlin positions relative to schools. Hibbard's insights on troll structure and trolling tactics can be applied to any fishery, making him one of the best marlin fishing captains globally.

  • 2020, Planer Fishing - Downriggers

    Planer fishing with downriggers is essential for catching big fish and schools of fish. These larger, hard-driving planers require maximum tension on gear and allow for easy cranking. To attach the planer to the shock cord, use high-vis dacron, swivel boom tip, and small lead. Use ball bearing swivels to prevent line twisting and drop the planer back from the set position.

  • 2020, Planer Fishing - Sea Witches and Water Color

    This video discusses the importance of sea witches in planer fishing rigs, focusing on color combinations for blue and green water. Understanding the water and rig anatomy is crucial for successful fishing. It also covers king mackerel and wahoo tendencies, best times of day, and depth for king mackerel.

  • 2020, Planer Fishing - Rods and Reels

    This fishing video provides suggestions for rods and reels suitable for planer fishing, considering the pressure on gear. Medium action rods with good tip flexibility are ideal, and line guides and reel seats are important. The focus is on durability and longevity, not high-speed reels. The video discusses everyday gear and their durability.

  • high speed trolling wahoo pro tips video cover

    2020, Wahoo - Fishing Tips for High Speed Trolling

    Capt. Shawn Olds shares his top wahoo fishing tips in a question and answer video with RJ Boyle. The video covers boat driving, fish handling, atmospheric conditions, top places, driving speed, wahoo trolling spreads, lure colors, tides, moon phases, trolling depth, gaff, and driving upon hook-up. This must-watch for anglers looking to improve their knowledge.

  • lure rigging for high speed trolling wahoo video cover

    2020, Wahoo - Rigging Lures for High Speed Trolling

    Rick Redeker, a renowned big game fishing pro, demonstrates unconventional wahoo trolling lure rigging techniques in a video. This powerful learning tool showcases his unique system, which weeds through smaller fish to focus on catching big wahoo. The video covers tools, tackle, and lures used for rigging wahoo lures, with a heavier setup for better results. This resource is ideal for learning high-speed trolling techniques and catching big wahoo.

  • setting the spread high speed trolling wahoo video cover

    2020, Wahoo - Lure Spread for High Speed Trolling

    High speed trolling is the top method for wahoo fishing in the Bahamas and surrounding islands. The best fishermen have their systems in place, paying close attention to details. Corey Burlew, a lifelong fisherman, shares his knowledge on wahoo trolling, tackle preferences, tuning, angling tips, and boat driving for easier gaff shots.

  • high speed trolling wahoo how to drive the edge video cover

    2020, Wahoo - Driving the Edge High Speed Trolling

    Watch part 3 of the high speed wahoo trolling video about driving the edge. I added these parts, so you can quickly find some of the best parts of the video without having to watch the whole video. Edge trolling is difficult for a lot of fisherman. The wahoo are on the edge and that is where you need to focus your efforts. In the Bahamas the edge is hard, dropping off very quickly. It is not a straight line, but rather a zig zagging rough pattern of coral reefs. Take advantage of this short video on driving the edge featuring RJ Boyle. RJ commercial fished for much of his early life. His ability to feed his family depended on catching fish. Listen to what he is explaining. Driving the edge, as you trolling for wahoo, requires understanding how your lures move behind the boat as you drive. The boat may be in deep water, while the lures are in shallow. With a steep edge, you need to keep your lures in the right depth to get max bites. This is a crash course in edge trolling. Watch and learn how to catch wahoo driving the hard edge in the Bahamas. The principles shared here will make a difference.

  • high speed trolling bahamas edge trolling principles video cover

    2020, Wahoo - Edge Fishing Bimini High Speed Trolling

    In this second part of the High Speed Trolling for Wahoo video, Corey Burlew, a seasoned wahoo fishing professional, shares his knowledge on catching wahoo on the edge in the Bahamas. He discusses the tide-driven nature of the fishery and how wind can extend bites. Corey shares his expertise on the ideal depth for high-speed trolling and explains that angling and boat driving are effective strategies for catching wahoo.

  • Trolling for Musky with Cory Allen

    2018, Muskie - Trolling Techniques with Cory Allen

    Musky fishing often faces criticism for its lack of artistry or implementation. However, In The Spread musky fishing video offers guidance on setting up a spread, rod positioning, boat driving, slow and fast techniques, and drag settings. By learning from a top guide, musky fishermen can become more productive and smarter in their fishing endeavors.

  • High Speed Trolling for Wahoo

    2018, Wahoo - High Speed Trolling with RJ Boyle

    Discover the art and science of targeting wahoo with "In The Spread HIGH SPEED WAHOO TROLLING." This 2.5-hour video features Bahamas fishing experts revealing key trolling tactics, rigging essentials, and more. Elevate your wahoo fishing game with in-depth insights on tides, center console setups, and post-bite strategies.

  • How to Rig Offshore Trolling Lures

    2018, Trolling Lures - Rigging for Offshore Fishing

    In the In The Spread fishing video, Roddy Hays, a knowledgeable and experienced instructor, discusses principles and dynamics related to fishing for marlin, tuna, and wahoo. He explains how to rig offshore trolling lures, preferring specific lure shapes, matching baits to species behavior, and determining sea conditions. The video provides valuable information for those looking to fish smarter and confidently.

  • Gag Grouper Fishing with Dan Clymer

    2018, Grouper - Fishing Shallow Water with Dan Clymer

    This fishing video by Captain Dan Clymer, a grouper fishing expert, teaches you how to catch grouper using casting plugs, trolling, and bottom fishing techniques. He shares tips on targeting gag grouper, baits for bottom fishing, and his recommended tackle. Clymer also demonstrates how to manipulate trolling lures and cast plugs for better hook-ups. With his extensive knowledge, Clymer is an excellent resource for anyone interested in grouper fishing.

  • Offshore Fishing with a Trolling Planer

    2018, Offshore Fishing with a Trolling Planer

    In summer, planers are effective for catching saltwater and coastal waters. Instructors RJ Boyle and Mark Danley discuss setups, tackle, rods, reels, rigs, tactics, and techniques. Strip baits are ideal for targeting kingfish, grouper, wahoo, and sailfish, making planers a successful choice for commercial operations.

  • 2023, Blue Marlin – Offshore Fishing and Lure Rigging

    Blue marlin fishing is a thrilling sport for sport fishers, with Atlantic and Pacific blue marlin being two of the most coveted gamefish. Techniques include trolling, bait and switch, and live baiting. Trolling involves dragging lures behind a boat at different depths and speeds, while bait and switch uses live baitfish to attract the marlin's attention. In The Spread, a sport fishing educational video company, offers valuable information on rigging lures and trolling techniques.

  •  Reef Fishing - Beast or Feast

    2021, Reef Fishing - Beast or Feast

    Reef fishing is a diverse endeavor with various types of reefs, ledges, and atolls. It attracts various species and provides structure for concentrating them. Reefs, built over centuries by living organisms, serve as beacons for various species. Natural topography and artificial man-made objects contribute to the permanence of reef formations.