Pier fishing is an angling method that makes easy access to shore fishing with over-water access of boat fishing. It is a hybrid angling method and one of the best experiences the anglers can have.
Fishing pier not only sounds good but there is also a lot to do, to make your job little easier you must be sure about the best time you can use fishing piers,
You must understand the fish behavior during different times of the day. For example, the fish in the colder regions are more active during the daytime, while in the hot areas, it is more active either early morning or before sunset when tides are moving.
There are certain advantages of the fishing pier that you must be aware of,
This method does not require much commitment, so that you can cast all day long.
The anglers can have access to game fishing.
You can avoid seasickness.
Pier fishing is convenient and affordable.
You will learn anglers etiquette while you are with other anglers on the pier.
Here is the list of the essential fishing pier gears that you must have
Spinning rod (7-foot to 9-foot )
Fishing cart ( to transport the fishing gear)
Fishing Hooks ( size: 4 to 2/0)
Jigs and Rigs
Baits and lures (bloodworms, shrimp and squid, anchovies and sardines)
Sinkers (e.g, pyramid sinker)
Pier rats like to say,“the biggest biters are at the end of the pier.” Fish mostly gather near the shore. Rocks formation, drop-offs, and underwater structures are the sights where fish hide and feed.
Fish are present in deeper waters. Sometimes larger fish rise while they are hunting other fishes. Where birds are circling is the sight where you may find the fish.