4 Great Lures for Rip-Jigging Walleyes
August 21, 2019
These minnow jigs are hot among walleye pros.
Outside the weeds, rip jigging with minnow jigs is taking the walleye world by storm.
Tommy Skarlis won the last two Masters Walleye Series Championships rip-jigging Rapala Flat Jigs, Moonshine Lures Shiver Minnows and Jigging Rapalas.
It can work for you, too.
Here’s a look at four great lures for this style of walleye fishing.
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About 80 percent heavier than similar sized Jigging Rap, this now allows it to perform well in deeper water and in current — great for river anglers. Flatter design produces an attractive gliding action, no matter the conditions. $8
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This lure offers erratic, unpredictable movement due to its design, which features a full metal body swinging freely on its metal line tie shaft. Available in several sizes and colors. $7
This vertical jig offers a fish-enticing darting action when it’s jerked. But one of its best characteristics is how it rolls over on the fall. It’s available in a wide assortment of colors, finishes and sizes. $7
The Hyper Rattle has a lifelike swimming presentation, as well as a sonic rattle chamber to attract attention from distant fish. Available in a variety of colors and three sizes. $10