How To Fish A Gulp! Jerk Shad For Saltwater Bass

The Gulp! Jerk Shad is a versatile bait that can catch both sand bass and calicos in a variety of situations. When rigged weedless on a 1/2-ounce Owner Sled Head the bait can be fished around rocks, kelp, or even open water.

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The 6 and 7-inch versions of the bait can often draw a strike on the toughest days of fishing.

Check out this video that shows how to rig the bait and the presentations you’ll need to catch fish.

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Erik Landesfeind
Erik Landesfeind is BD's Southern California Editor and has over 30 years of experience saltwater fishing for a range of species in both California and Mexican waters. Erik is also an active freelance writer and the author of the weekly column So Cal Scene, which BD publishes every Friday. In So Cal...