Fishing QuestionsCategory: Jig Fishing FAQHow do you find a jigging spot?
Harry Pass asked 1 year ago

6 Answers
Bernard answered 1 year ago
There are a few things to look for when finding a jigging spot. The first is depth – you’ll want to find a spot where the fish are biting and that is deep enough for your lure to reach.

Second, look for structures like ledges, drop-offs, or reefs that fish might be hiding around.

Finally, try to find an area with some current – this will help bring the baitfish (and the fish) closer to your boat.

Martin Staff answered 1 year ago
The best way to find a jigging spot is to use an online mapping tool like Google Maps or MapQuest. Simply type in your address or the name of the place you’re looking for and drag the map marker to the precise location.

Once you’ve located the spot, zoom in close and take a look at the street view. This will give you a good idea of what the area looks like and whether it’s worth fishing there. You can also check out local forums and reviews to see if others have had any luck fishing in that spot.

Wilson answered 1 year ago
There’s no one-size-fits-all answer to this question, since the best way to find a jigging spot depends on the specific conditions (e.g., depth, current, weather) and preferences of the angler. However, here are a few tips for finding a good jigging spot:

1. Look for areas with structure (e.g., reefs, drop-offs, ledges) where fish are likely to reside.

2. Scan the water for baitfish schools or feeding activity around structure. Fish will usually be close to where the food is.

3. Use your electronics (i.e., sonar) to locate fish and identify potential hotspots.

4. Ask local anglers or fishing guides for their recommendations on good jigging spots.

David answered 1 year ago
There are a few different ways to find a jigging spot. You can use an electronic fish finder, look for submerged trees or other features on the bottom of the lake, or try to feel for fish with your rod.

The most important thing is to experiment and keep trying new spots until you find ones that work well. Jigging is all about being in the right place at the right time, and there’s no guaranteed spot that will always work. The best thing you can do is to be versatile and adapt your tactics as needed depending on what the fish are doing.

Alex – ProFisherman Staff answered 1 year ago
A jigging spot is usually found by probing the bottom with a heavy lure, such as a leadhead jig. Once you’ve found an area that’s productive, it’s best to mark the spot with a GPS or some other means so you can return to it later.

Another way to find a good jigging spot is to look for fish congregating around large schools of baitfish on your sonar. If you see this on your sonar screen, there’s a good chance that bass and other predatory fish are nearby and ready to strike.

Carlos answered 1 year ago
The best way to find a jigging spot is by looking for fish on your fishfinder. If you see fish that are suspended in the water column, it’s a good indication that there is a good spot for jigging nearby.

You can also try trolling around until you find a spot where the fish are following your bait or trolling baits at different depths until you locate a school of fish. Once you’ve found a good spot, it’s usually best to anchor up and start jigging.