Tackle week 2019: The top 12 new lures for fishing in Canada


Best salmon & trout lure



This hard-bodied trolling lure from Canada’s innovative Freedom Lures boasts the same rolling action favoured by West Coast salmon anglers and inland trout and walleye enthusiasts, whether it’s trolled on its own or behind everything from a flasher to a downrigger. Available in 12 UV-coated colour schemes and 3½- and five-inch models, the Cutbait comes rigged on a 40-pound mono leader with a quality swivel.

Learn more: Freedom Tackle Corp, (416) 748-7250; www.freedomlures.com