Since its introduction, the Salmo Chubby Darter has been considered by many experts, to be the most prolific vertical wobbler ever created. Give the rod tip a quick jerk and the wobble is repeated on the way up, creating a lifelike representation that creates strikes time and time again with no need for live bait. The Chubby Darter is also at home in open water as well. Fish it like you would any other jig, and the swimming action of the Chubby Darter is sure to produce fantastic results.
The Salmo Chubby Darter is a must-have for all serious anglers! This lure excels out on the ice, but is just as strong in open water as well! The uniq The unique design of the body allows it to walk several feet during its slow drop.
As summer turns to fall and boats sadly return to storage, we have two options: lament over the frigid temperatures and shorter days or begin prepping for the ice fishing season! The latter sounds considerably more fun, don't you think? By now, the name Chubby Darter should be synonymous with ice fishing but for the un-initiated, let's start from the beginning, shall we? We're calling this part 1, which will cover a bit of Chubby's history, what makes him unique and wrapping up with some tips on how to catch the most fish with him. If there's interest, let us know in the comments and we'll write another post outlining what gear is best used with this lure.