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Fishing tip: Go bottom’s up with bait containers

Nightcrawlers were the featured entree for trout at area lakes on Saturday. (Rich Landers / The Spokesman-Review)
Nightcrawlers were the featured entree for trout at area lakes on Saturday. (Rich Landers / The Spokesman-Review)

FISHING -- Nightcrawlers instinctively burrow down for safety, requiring anglers to dig down through dirt in their bait containers for find the next worm bound for the hook.

Save time by setting your bait container upside down while you're fishing.

When you get ready to rebait, turn the container over, lift the lid and the nightcrawler's will be on top and easy pickins.




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Rich Landers
Rich Landers joined The Spokesman-Review in 1977. He is the Outdoors editor for the Sports Department writing and photographing stories about hiking, hunting, fishing, boating, conservation, nature and wildlife and related topics.

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