Archive for June, 2011

EFTTEX Report Rapala Pt 2

Posted: 24th June 2011 by admin in News
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OK So we’ve had a look at the brand new lures that Rapala are launching, but what about their other 2012 offers ?? new sizes and colours of existing lures. Here are some of our favourite new colours..

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EFTTEX (European Fishing Tackle Trade Exhibition) 2011 was held at the RAI centre in Amsterdam last week. LureTour flew out and spent a day walking the show and meeting manufacturers to get a look at what will be hitting the tackle shop shelves in 2012. There is so much to see, it’s going to take […]

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Lure Name Blitz MR Manufacturer OSP Lure Type Crankbait Length 5cm Weight 9.5g Price Around £17.50 One type of lure I just love testing is crankbaits. There has been a trend in the last few years to spend more time fishing swimbaits and soft plastic lures, and in some peoples tackle box there are now […]

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When you’re using small and ultralight lures singles are often better than trebles for a variety of reasons. Tiny trebles actually have a very small gape on each of the hooks which makes setting the hooks difficult and can also lead to lost fish as the hooks may not penetrate properly. If they do penetrate […]

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    Those of you who read LureTour regularly will know how much we love Esthwaite water in the Lake District. The venue record is 39lb 8oz and 20lb+ fish are a regular occurrence. It’s an absolutely beautiful lake too, It’s no wonder Wordsworth mentioned it in his poetry more than once. The views are […]

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KUUSAMO Räsänen review by Dominic Garnett   Lure Name Räsänen Manufacturer Kuusamo Lure Type Spoon Length 7cm Weight 20g Price around £7.00 Spoons Spoons are lures that tend to divide lure anglers. Are they indispensible classics, or outdated oldies? Once upon a time I had little faith in them, probably due to the proliferation of […]

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