Check out the 10 toughest species swimming to catch on artificial baits. But if you're up for a challenge, here's how to do it.
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Think you are fishing’s version of Michelangelo; every body of water being your Sistine Chapel; any rod style a suitable paintbrush? Sure, you can stroke the crappies, or walleyes or specks, but these fish readily eat lures and are hardly considered tough to catch. If you really want to test your angling skills, look to a different set of finned prey. Most of these fish aren’t pretty (think Mona Lisa), but they will give you a true test of your artistry with rod and reel.