The Ultimate Lure Selection Chart
With the amount of different lures and baits out there, selecting the right one for the right circumstances can often be a nightmare.
That's why we decided to share the below chart with you which neatly showcases the best lures to use under almost all circumstances.
|Season||Water Temp||Clear Water||Muddy Water|
|Winter||30-40||Hair Jigs, Jigging Spoons, Float-n-Fly, grub||slow spinnerbait, crankbait, jigs|
|40-50||jigging spoons, jerkbaits, lipless crankbaits, finesse crankbaits, blade baits, grubs||shallow crankbaits, lipless crankbaits, vibrating jigs, spinnerbaits|
|50-55||Jerkbaits, lipless crankbaits, shallow crankbaits, slow rolled spinnerbaits, jigs||shallow crankbaits, lipless crankbaits, vibrating jigs, spinnerbaits, jigs|
|55-60||jerkbaits, crankbaits, spinnerbaits, plastics, jigs, buzzbaits, swimbaits||flipping plastics, shallow crankbaits, lipless crankbaits, spinnerbaits, vibrating jigs, creature baits|
|Spring||60-65||jerkbaits, plastics like lizards, craws, tubes, creatures, jigs, spinnerbaits, crankbaits, some topwaters, buzzbaits,||spinnerbait, jig, crankbait, buzzbait, plastics,|
|65-70||topwaters, plastics, frogs, jigs, spinnerbaits, crankbaits, buzzbaits, swimbaits||plastics, jigs, crankbait, buzzbait, spinnerbait, frogs|
|Summer||70-80+||topwaters, frogs, plastics, deep diving crankbaits, spinnerbaits, football jigs, flipping jigs, drop shot, jigging spoons, swimbaits||frogs, buzzbaits, shallow crankbaits, spinnerbaits, deep diving crankbaits, football jigs, big worms and plastics,|
|75-70||shallow crankbaits, spinnerbaits, jigs, smaller worms, topwaters, buzzbaits, frogs, punching baits||shallow crankbaits, spinnerbaits, jigs, smaller plastics, buzzbaits|
|Fall||70-65||lipless crankbaits, shallow crankbaits, spinnerbaits, jigs, topwaters, offshore jigs and worms, drop shots, frogs, buzzbaits||lipless crankbaits, crankbaits, spinnerbaits, jigs, worms, frogs, buzzbaits|
|65-55||buzzbaits, shallow crankbaits, jigs, spinnerbaits, swimbaits, worms, blade baits||buzzbaits, spinnerbaits, crankbaits, jigs|
|55-50||blade baits, jigging spoons, jigs, spinnerbaits, lipless crankbaits, finesse crankbaits, some topwater||shallow crankbaits, spinnerbaits, jigs, lipless baits|
|50 -||blade baits, jigging spoons, jigs, spinnerbaits slow rolled, lipless crankbaits, jerkbaits||slow spinnerbait, crankbaits, look for clean water|