Ice-fishing Friday: This hack makes Jigging Raps even more lethal

Tip #1: Bait a Jigging Rap More than 40 years ago, Wil Wegman (above) discovered a trick on a pike-filled kettle lake in southern Ontario that’s still paying dividends for the Canadian Angler Hall of Fame inductee. It involves a fresh six- to eight-inch-long sucker or chub (in a pinch, a frozen store-bought herring or similar fish will also work) skewered onto a large Rapala Jigging Rap (below). To do this, Wegman cuts the baitfish in half, holds the lure … Continue reading Ice-fishing Friday: This hack makes Jigging Raps even more lethal