Most fish will be smaller, so you won’t need heavy gear. Monofilament fishing line works great, so don’t feel like you need to use some fancy fishing line to catch sunfish.
4 to 6 pound line will work great most of the time.
Fishing Around Heavier Cover
You may need to upsize your tackle when fishing around heavier cover. When fishing around heavier cover, you may need to upsize to 8 to 12 pound fishing line.