Rigging Squid Tip For Daytime Swordfish

Fly Navarro joins Capt. Paco Vela for a great demo video on rigging squid for daytime swordfish bait.

rigging squidThe squid is universally eaten by swordfish around the world and make a very tempting and available bait for swordfishing.  Deep dropping for swordfish in the daytime has become a huge fishery and the variety of rigged bait is diverse as well, but the rigged squid is “tried and true” for many swordfish anglers.

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A deep dropped squid will “match the hatch” for hungry swords!

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Photo Credit: Local Knowledge

Rigging a squid may seem difficult, but not once you learn how.  It’s actually pretty simple and just has a few proven steps to put your squid on the menu for a hungry swordfish.

Fly ZoneFly Navarro will take us to the “Fly Zone” with his vast knowledge and list of fishing connections.  Visit his Fly Zone Fishing site or Facebook to learn more or to ask Fly a question.

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Known by most on the docks as “Fly,” you can pretty much expect to see Robert "Fly" Navarro at the sport's largest tournaments and hot spots. Fly began the life of a traveling deckhand in his early 20's. He took a childhood passion and turned it into a career that took him around the world work...