Guest Post by Kyle Brandstatt Have you ever walked down the "bass jigs" aisle at your local retailer or tackle shop and been utterly overwhelmed? If so, then you've probably noticed the hundreds of styles, brands, colors and weights that jigs come in. This can be confusing to someone who is new to the sport of fishing or just isn't familiar with jigs. I'm here to break down how, when and where to fish these baits and bring order to the chaos you see on the shelves. Jigs are some of the … [Read more...] about Jig Fishing Basics – 101
As soon as the weather starts to cool from the First Coast’s first few Nor’easters, the mullet begin to make their journey to warmer, southern waters. Big game fish follow the migrating mullet and feed incessantly, fattening up for their journey south. Flounder are one of these game fish that target the masses of mullet, ambushing them, as they pour from our river out of the inlet. Flounder can be targeted in a variety of ways, from wading to kayak fishing. For the majority of anglers, … [Read more...] about Targeting Flounder in the Fall Months
By F.D. & L.C.A. Angler #1: “Hey Bo, what you fishin’ for today?” Angler # 2: “Trout.” Angler # 1: “TROUT! Why?” HERES WHY! Trout are awesome. The end... Unfortunately, Trout really are one of the lesser appreciated game fish species out there, but these badass fish really can be an amazing bite. At Cajun Rods® we like our trout fishing, and this article is all about why you should too! First and foremost, they’re habitual. These fish love having their own spots that they … [Read more...] about Speckled Sea Trout: That Other Fish
A quick post from our Pro Staffer, Bill Bostic. "Attached is a snapshot from yesterday, Friday, 2/13/15........... winter time bass fishing at Lake Ozark in Missouri. The bite started out rather slow, but eventually bass and crappie both bit rather well. We were using suspending "rogue" type lures, Lucky Craft, Strike King RC baits and Megabass to name a few. Apparently for the locals and others who fish this reservoir year round, the bite has been really good. We ended up with 2 limits … [Read more...] about Winter Bass Fishing on LOZ – by Bill Bostic
This "Build A Rod" Prestige™ custom casting rod is designed with the best fishing rod components to include: CCR®'s proprietary performance casting guides forged from solid marine-grade stainless steel (SS316) with silicon carbide guide rings, a perfectly engineered 7' Cajun Fiber X-Treme™ (Medium Power | Moderate Action | 8-20 lb line weight | 5/16-5/8 oz lure weight) rod blank finished, Premium Grade 4A Portuguese cork full grip handle with high density cork inlay and ends, a blank-through … [Read more...] about Prestige™ Casting Rod: Silver & Blue
Folks, the Cajun Custom Rods® "Build A Rod™" is up, running, and taking orders as we release this post. We're supre-excited to be writing this quick blog to afford you the opportunity to "see" for yourself, and fully comprehend the meaning of our motto, "You design the custom fishing rod of your dreams ... and we'll build your confidence!" The below screen shot is taken directly from our Build A Rod™, and is a direct representation of one of our recent customers' rod designs. This … [Read more...] about Seeing is Believing – the Cajun Custom Rods® Difference!