mississippi river fishing

Discussion in 'MISSISSIPPI RIVERS TALK' started by melstangman1967, Mar 17, 2008.

  1. melstangman1967

    melstangman1967 New Member

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    I fish the mississippi now and then around elsberry and clarksville anyone have any tips for the best baits to use? thank you:big_smile:
     
  2. catfishbills

    catfishbills New Member

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    Tennessee
    Mel, The bait of choice would have to be "skipjack" with "shad" 2nd choice and "carp" 3rd choice. I would say in that order! Unless you have ONLY frozen in one bait and some FRESH in another one, then for sure use the FRESH on a couple rods!:wink: