When gathering night crawlers after dark, use a flashlight with red cellophane over the lens. A white light may scare them back into their holes.
Try “scouring” your night crawlers several days before a fishing trip. Place them in a container filled with sphagnum moss until the worms rid themselves of the dirt in their […]
If a night crawler refuses to be pulled from its burrow, continue to exert steady pressure. The worm will soon tire and slide out.
After heavy rains, picking up a slippery night crawler can be frustrating and time consuming. Instead, try using a spatula.