Northern pike are one of the most exciting freshwater fish to catch. Whether they are attacking a lure next to the boat or trying to steal your walleye that you’re trying to catch, northern pike can always make your day on the water a little more exciting. At times, northern pike can be fairly easy to catch because they will hit such a wide variety of live bait and artificial lures.
In-Line Spinners for Northern Pike – These lures will consistently catch northern pike If you are looking for action with an occasional big fish, use the spinners in the 3 to 4 inch range. For bigger pike, up-size to the 5 to 6 inch spinners. Watch Video.
Chatterbaits for Northern Pike – Chatterbaits work great for northern pike. This lure is one of the better lures to work slowly just over and around weeds. With a slow and steady retrieve, you can catch a lot of northern pike and it’s a big fish bait as well. Watch Video.
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