The name says it all. These lures are designed to be worked across the surface of the water to mimic a fleeing baitfish. Creating a gurgling, popping or erratic side to side action, these lures cause a surface disturbance that can be seen and heard by gamefish from a distance. In situations where schools of fish are feeding on bait they have pushed to the surface, there is no better lure choice than a topwater lure.
The explosive Sea Dog from Tattoo gives you intense top-water action and is constructed to handle the sea’s strongest and toughest fish. The Sea Dog is a cigar-shaped, top-water plug aerodynamically designed to handle rough, strong current and heavier sea conditions. Tattoo’s Sea Dog is the perfect lure for “walking the dog” along the surface to lure Cubera Snapper, Giant Trevally, Striped Bass and other aggressive, feeding game fish. It’s constructed with heavy-duty split rings, thru-wiring, and 4X VMC hooks to handle the toughest battles.
Tattoo’s Sea Pup is the scaled-down version of their popular Sea Dog – smaller size, same heavy-duty durability for light tackle, saltwater anglers. The Sea Pup handles kingfish, bluefish, school tuna, and similar fish. Even in strong headwinds, the rear-weighting and compactness allows for precision casting and the ability to drop the Sea Pup right where you want it, one cast after another. The lightweight Sea Pup excels going after light tackle, bluefin tuna from the boat and is perfect for “walking the dog” in back bays and estuaries. In freshwater, the Sea Pup is a proven performer when going for musky and pike because of it’s explosive top-water action.
The Gibbs Pencil Popper is a Gibbs original surface lure that’s been popular and successful all over the world. The aerodynamic design and weighted tail end of the Pencil Popper makes it easy to cast long distances, even in the wind. It’s sleek and tapered design along with its side to side "walk the dog" action will arouse the interest of a variety of predator fish.
Heddon Super Spook topwater lures are the backbone of the Heddon Spook family. Measuring 5" and weighing 7/8 ounce, these aerodynamic lures cast like a bullet. With a repeated, twitching cadence, the Super Spook will perform a side to side "walk the dog" action that gamefish just can't resist. Perfect for bass, pike and muskies in freshwater and redfish, bluefish and snook in saltwater.
Cotton Cordell Pencil Poppers deliver ultra-long casts and have long been the standard for coastal fishermen looking to land monster striped bass. The tail section of each Cotton Cordell Pencil Popper houses added weight for a tail-down, bobbing target. Designed for heavy line and equipped with heavy-duty, rust-resistant hooks, this Pencil Popper is for the serious angler looking to land monster striped bass.
Born in 1956, the Striper Swiper has caught millions of fish since its conception over 45 years ago. Don’t let its’ name fool you. It is deadly on all species of fish; redfish, tarpon, bluefish, tuna, roosterfish and all types of jacks have fallen prey to this lure.
The Swingin’ Striper from Atom gives you the same awesome action as the Atom Striper Swiper, but with a single hook instead of a two treble setup. Back in the 40’s, Bob Pond proved that real striper action is on the surface with plugs, and ever since then, Atom has been a standard in every tackle box up and down the east coast. Atom’s Swingin’ Striper, available in blue/silver only, is the perfect weapon for the catch and release angler.
Creek Chub Knuckle Head Junior topwater lures feature a perfectly designed concave face which allows you to make all the popping action you need, just from a twitch of your wrist. With knuckle heads life like lures, your able to bag your fish of a lifetime. This lure features over sized eyes, with a new “Hold Tite” design for the jointed “injured gill” look. Measuring 4" and weighing in at 5/8 ounce, the streamlined body design allows for those long casts. Super sharp saltwater grade hooks are made to stand up to those monster fish.
Daiwa Saltiga Popper Saltwater Lures are equipped with realistic eyes and a 3-D scale design which causes these lures to have an extremely realistic look to them. With a dual cup design these lures creates a wide, noisy splash with maximum sound. The three internal rattles also add to the commotion that these lures cause. The bodies of these plugs are through-wired which provides the durability needed when fishing for those massive trophy fish. Equipped with Owner ST-46 treble hooks.
If your looking for a fast action popping lure look no further than the Tsunami Bottle Style Popper lure. These lures have perfect buoyancy with a triple epoxy finish, and are assembled using a stainless steel through-wire construction. Casts like a rocket and throws a ton of water to attract gamefish from far away.
The Pencil Popper Lures from Tsunami are handmade from basswood, through-wire construction and stainless steel split rings. Adding to the durability of this lure, a standard triple coat epoxy finish is applied. Imitating fleeing baitfish, this lure can be worked quickly on the surface or used in a slow "walk the dog" style retrieve. Irresistible to gamefish, the VMC 4X perma steel hooks will seal the deal in your quest for the big ones!
The Tsunami Needlefish topwater lure is designed to mimic the favorite food of the striped bass, the American eel. Constructed from solid wood and stainless steel components, these lures are engineered for longer and steadier casts. Adorned with VMC 4X Perma Steel hooks and a heavy duty triple-epoxy coat finish, the Tsunami Needlefish can withstand repeated strikes from large predators.
If long casting ability is a necessity then the Creek Chub Striper Strike is the perfect surface lure for you. Heavily weighted at 1 1/2 ounces, these topwater lures will sink so begin to work the lure as soon as it hits the water to keep it up on the surface. With saltwater proven finishes and bucktail-dressed rear hooks, these 4 1/4" lures are ideal for any large surface feeding fish.
Rapala Saltwater Skitter Pop Lures have a signature popping action
making them a fantastically boisterous surface lure. Along with the
ability to throw a lot of water and attract attention, these lures are
made of balsa wood with a cupped plastic lip. These Rapala topwater lures measure 4
3/4" and weighs 1 7/16oz for extra longs casts.
The Rapala X-Rap Walk Top Water Lure performs the ultimate side to side walk the dog action to guarantee a strike from even the most stubborn of game fish. These lures feature Rapala’s classic X-Rap finishes which will torment any species of fish. Perfect for both fresh water and saltwater, these lures bring the X-Rap attitude to a whole new level.
Daiwa Saltiga Slider Saltwater Lures are extremely realistic looking with their 3-D eyes and life-like scale patterns. These topwater lures are perfect for a wide sliding, side to side motion. For a more erratic swimming pattern simply jerk it faster. Built with Daiwa’s usual high quality construction and materials. Dressed with Owner ST-46 1/0 treble hooks, these 5.5" topwater plugs weigh an impressive 1 7/16oz for long distance casts. The Daiwa Saltiga Slider will catch large gamefish in both fresh and saltwater.
The Yo-Zuri Hydro Pencil Lures are high tech lures to catch those huge surface feeding game fish. Equipped with an internal sound chamber these lures create quite a noise causing the fish to locate them and strike with force. Because of its wide, sliding, darting design these lures are absolutely perfect for everything from sea trout and redfish to bluefish and striped bass. Comes with heavy-duty saltwater hooks for a quick, solid hook set.
At the request of fishermen after the world’s most aggressive game fish,
Heddon introduces the Wooden Magnum Zara Spook. From peacock bass anglers in
the Amazon to the muskie specialists of the Great Lakes, the Wooden Magnum Zara
Spook is equipped with super heavy-duty components, loud rattles, and
through wire construction. It’s built to let anglers walk the dog
efficiently and sustain the most violent attacks from the fiercest game
fish there are. Measures 7 inches and weighs in at 2.5 ounces for extra long casting.
The Atom Reverse 40 is another great topwater option from Atom Lures. With its tapered bottle nose design, it perfectly mimics the silhouette of a fleeing squid as it jumps across the surface of the water. Designed for long casts, this lure will temp every aggressive feeding predator fish out there.
The Tsunami Flat Nosed Swimmer Lures imitate a wounded and fleeing baitfish and are tempting to any gamefish. With a slow, steady retrieve these lures swim across the surface of the water with a wagging tail action that leaves a 'V' wake in its trail. 4X VMC Permasteel hooks come standard as well as a triple epoxy-coated finish to ensure and enhance durability and longevity of the lure. The Tsunami Flat Nosed Swimmer Lures are hand-made of basswood, stainless steel through-wiring and heavy duty split rings.
Make no mistake, Tattoo’s Swimmer Lures will attract more fish than you’d ever expect. The slow paced action of these Swimmers creates a wake on the waters surface that even the most pressured fish can’t ignore. These lures are in high-demand by all serious anglers in search of trophy fish. Equipped with VMC treble hooks and stainless steel thru-wiring these, lures will draw twenty-plus-pound striped bass again and again. Also perfect for any other aggressive predator species.
The Daiwa Chugger Minnow is a lure that works right below the surface. After a small splash it will dive like a frightened bait fish fleeing from predatory fish. With a standard weight transfer system your casts will be longer and easier. Like all Daiwa lures, the DC minnow comes with a realistic scale pattern and 3-D eyes.