Salmon fish is one of the best fish specie and one thing that makes it awesome is the incredible size. You might be interested in salmon fishing but there are some salmon fishing tips you need to know before fishing for salmon.
1. Time is Important
The number one factor when trying to fish for salmon is the time factor, catching salmon fishes is not that difficult but you need time, you need enough time for the fishes to be caught in your trap.
Salmon fishes are very smart and careful so it will be very difficult to catch them if you don’t give the fishes enough time.
When I’m talking about the location I am not trying to talk about the physical location or the area where the fishes can be located, I’m talking about the location of the fishes in the water. You have to know whether the fishes can be found mostly in the right or in the left and you have to be skillful with this…doing this will make sure you don’t waste your time where fishes can’t be found.
Even tough knowing the location is very important you should know that it isn’t that easy to know the location of the fish at first so you might need to do some trial and error before you get the right spot.
3. Always Observe the Rod
Salmon fishes are also big fishes so it is impossible for you to catch a salmon fish without knowing. Be observing your rod once in a while to see if it sinks or not, if it is sinking or shaking there is every probability you’ve caught a fish.
4. Missing a Strike Does Not Mean the End
As I said in my first point above, to be successful at salmon fishing requires a lot of time so your first strike might not be successful. Being successful at fishing has a lot to do with your skills and you might not get the desired result at first trial if you’re a beginner so don’t fret if you miss the first strike, but put in more efforts and keep on trying and you will be happy with the results you get.
Moronkeji Toye blogs about salmon fishing tips on his fishing tips blog.