Articles in Category: How-to Fish

Using Floats for Bottom Fishing

on Friday, 24 April 2015. Posted in Floats, Terminal, How-to Fish

How to rig a float or bobber for bottom fishing.

You would think – especially after reading all the stuff we have said about fishing with bobbers and floats – that you would not keep a float in your bag of offshore or deep-water tackle. If I am fishing in 90 feet of water and want my bait to sit five feet above the bottom, what good is a float with 85 feet of line hanging underneath it, you ask?