Last summer at the annual fishing industry ICAST Show in Las Vegas—a crazy combination of party, business meeting, reunion, and new products preview—the mood wasupbeat. Companies were eager to promote new products that will hit the market this year.
While bass tackle dominated the scene, I ferreted out a selection of great new items for walleye anglers. Here are 10 favorites, in no particular order, of top walleye fishing gear.
- booyahbaits.com - I’m convinced that walleyes love these things as much as bass do. Just one requirement: shad, smelt, or other schooling baitfish. These new rigs offer arrays of arms and spinners, designed to give crankbaits, swimbaits, and other lures a multi-baitfish appearance that’s made umbrella rigs so successful.