Find meanings and definitions of the specialized words, phrases, lingo, and terminology used for fishing. It is written by anglers like you, for anglers like you.
A general name for the dozens of subspecies of caddis flies found in trout streams all over the world. Also known as a "sedge," they are characterized by a tent-like wing. Caddis have four stages of development, from egg to larva to pupa to adult.
A blade design used on spinnerbaits that resembles a half moon.
a group of bass chasing baitfish to the surface, where they feed in groups; also called "jumps"
Large flounder, roughly the length and weight of a doormat.
speaks For It’s Self.
a crankbait designed to run 5-10 feet deep
Hard-plastic lure that imitates an injured minnow. Lures may float or suspend depending on construction. Example; Rapala Husky Jerk.