Hogy — Snapper

How To: Deep Drop Soft Baits for Grouper and Snapper

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We join Capt. Moe and Capt. Eric of Journey South Outfitters in Venice, Louisiana for a few days of offshore fishing. In this segment we deep drop large Hogy Soft Baits for snapper and grouper in 350′ – 600′. Learn how to rig and fish soft baits for deep water species. Gear List Rod: 6′ 6″ Shimano H Trevala Reel: Shimano Torium 20 Line: Powerpro 65lb Leader: 80lb Fluorocarbon Hogy 11/0 HD Drop Shot Rig 10inch Original Series Soft Bait

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Pro Talk: Jigging for Snapper Costa Rica Style

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15 Minutes with: Capt. Dean Langton OSA-Outfitters Location: Gulfo Dulce, Costa Rica Tides: Due to potentially swift currents on heavy tides. The best time to vertically jig is on the top third of the outgoing tide or the last third of an incoming. These currents will create eddies that spin off of volcanic pinnacles underwater, bait fish will used these eddies as protection from the tide. Approach: The dominant underwater structures are volcanic pinnacles that rise high up from the ocean floor. Tons of marine life thrive around these under water sky scrapers. During periods of heavy tidal flow, eddy currents will form around...

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