Avid bass anglers know fishing fake frogs is one of the hottest techniques today for catching big bass. They’re fun too, producing heart-stopping blow-ups back in the sticks, or right at boatside. I’ve loaded the boat with additions like the Booyah Pad Crasher, Livetarget Field Mouse, and Strike King Sexy Frog, new last year, as well as old favorites—Scum Frog, SPRO Bronzeye, and various editions of the Snag Proof. But as the weather starts to warm, I’m getting the itch to try the latest year-class of yummy amphibians. Here’s are 9 great fake frogs for bass to try in 2013.
- With cream-color belly and the same great eyes as the Slop Swimmer, Pad Daddy looks like it will put the hurt on pad-loving lunkers as it buzzes through the slop. It’s designed to always swim with belly down and has a deep hook groove on the back.