Best Small Swimbait Rods
Swimbaits are no longer exclusive to the California bass fishing scene. In recent years, we’ve seen an explosion of smaller versions of these minnow-shaped lures that, to no surprise, are catching giant bass throughout the entire country. You wouldn’t think a trophy-class bass would attack such a miniscule bait, but it happens a lot more than many anglers think. The productivity is simply undeniable.
Featured Rod: Randy Haynes Signature Ledge Rod 7'9" Medium Heavy
Haynes throws all the typical slow stuff such as jigs and Carolina rigs with his Signature Ledge Rod, but he also uses the rod for big spinnerbaits, swimbaits, “the old size” flutter spoons and especially likes pressing it into service for a big crankbait as well.