All articles by Tom Nelson

  • Seven Tips for Catching Blackmouth

    1) Blackmouth are usually found along drop offs and shelves. If you are a moocher or a troller and trolling with only a sinker or diver, don’t be afraid to go into 25 to 40 feet of...

    • Posted October 24, 2013
  • Herring Rigging Made Simple

    I’m sure there are hundreds of ways to rig herring for mooching or trolling, however, I really believe the simpler the better. I’m very basic in my rigging techniques; the quicker my herring is back in the...

    • Posted July 19, 2013
  • The Importance of Swivels

    Many anglers underestimate the effect swivels have when fishing for salmon. Whether you are mooching, jigging or downrigger fishing, your swivels play an important role. Especially when you are trolling for salmon using a flasher. A flasher’s...

    • Posted February 23, 2011