Aaron Martens is one of the best “natural” fishermen there is. In other words, he’s got some of the best instincts on tour and thinks so much like a fish that at times he forgets he doesn’t have gills. Besides great instincts, Martens’ meticulous nature regarding terminal tackle makes it easy for him to capitalize on his intuition. He even takes fluorocarbon into restaurants with him so it doesn’t get hot in his truck, which damages the fragile line.
But, we’re here to talk hooks, so here are his five favorites.
Originally published Jan. 2012