There are a zillion types of fishing hooks out there, and all have a different specific purpose. But most fall into one of two categories: they're either J hooks, or circle hooks. In this How to Fish video, we'll discuss both types of hooks, how they work, and why you would choose one hook over another. Perhaps most important, we'll also look into the proper way to hook a fish with each type.

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Written by: Lenny Rudow
With over two decades of experience in marine journalism, Lenny Rudow has contributed to publications including YachtWorld, boats.com, Boating Magazine, Marlin Magazine, Boating World, Saltwater Sportsman, Texas Fish & Game, and many others. Lenny is a graduate of the Westlawn School of Yacht Design, and he has won numerous BWI and OWAA writing awards.
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