What fish can you catch with a plastic worm?
Fishing with plastic worms is a great way to catch bass. Available in many shapes, colors, and sizes, you won’t find a more versatile bass lure than the plastic worm. Artificial lures are made to mimic live bait and worms are a bass favorite.
How do you fish with plastic bait?
Step 1: Cut a piece of heavy line (40 pound test for example) about 3” or 4” long. Step 2: Thread the plastic bait onto the hook. Step 3: Impale the heavy fishing line through the plastic bait and into the eye of the hook and out the other side of the soft plastic lure.
What hooks to use with plastic worms?
Worm Hooks for Soft Plastic Baits
The most popular hook is an EWG Worm Hook, and the most common sizes range in 2/0-4/0. Use a 3/0 EWG Worm Hook for the majority of soft plastic Bass baits. Round Bend Worm Hooks are also a popular option and are often used in more finesse situations rigged with slender plastic worms.