Pike are sight feeders, so it pays to use flashy baits such as spoons and buck tail spinners.  

Modifying the Musky Bucktail

May 22, 2013 | Categories: Fishing Tips

Big bucktails take musky, giant northern pike and stripers. But the lure’s also good in very deep water if properly weighted. Snap a Snap-Loc® sinker to the rear extension on the hooks or the rear “O” ring. This also improves your casting distance when fish work just out of your usual casting range.