"Hook n' Look," jump in with both feet as you accompany twenty seven year veteran professional angler and lead diver, Kim Stricker and his son, Danny, as they explore the lake bottom for an up-close look into the fish's neighborhood. Much more than a fishing show, "Hook n' Look" is a captivating fishing experience, above and below the surface.
Over 4 hours of footage during 13 episodes that will educate viewers from a fish-eye perspective as we reveal how the fish are relating to the structure, uncover the forage, and demonstrate the action and effectiveness of our lures beneath the surface.
- Season 6 Episode 1 - Top Dawg 21 mins
Season 6 kicks off with Carters Lake premier guide, Louie Bartenfield. This picturesque Georgia impoundment is loaded with quality sized spotted bass and Louie shares an explosive topwater bite with host Kim Stricker. Strike King’s KVD Sexy Dawg walking bait is the featured surface presentation.
Location: Carters Lake, Georgia
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep1trailer
From a submerged vantage point, host Kim Stricker coaches Detroit Lions Quarterback, Shaun Hill through some respectable catches. Lake St. Clair smallmouth are bedding and Kim assists by spotting Shaun’s receivers downfield. Strike King’s Caffeine Shad soft-plastic jerkbait and Texas-Rigged Coffee Tube are featured.
Location: Lake St. Clair, Michigan
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep2trailer
Eurasian Milfoil may be an invasive aquatic nuisance to some, but knowledgeable bass fishermen view this exotic vegetation as a preferred habitat and an undisputable largemouth magnet. Strike King’s Sexy Frog produces some explosive strikes in the grass for host, Kim Stricker. Later, Kim validates his claims from an underwater perspective in this controversial and eye-opening episode.
Location: Lake Champlain, Ticonderoga, NY
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep3trailer
Evinrude Director of Marketing, Chris Berg accompanies Kim Stricker above and below the water’s surface in search of parental smallmouths. Kim shares some interesting facts and a helpful trick for finicky smallmouth while Chris offers his know-how on outboard economy and reveals his witty sarcasm.
Location: Eagle River, WI
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep4trailer
Kim’s friend, Randy VanDam shares some tips for mid-summer largemouth bass. Later, the two disclose some interesting facts in regards to how various species relate to a thermocline.
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep5trailer
Bassmaster Elite Pro, Jonathon VanDam revisits the site of his recent Elite tournament victory to disclose his winning pattern along with host, Kim Stricker. Kim and his son Danny then descend to the bottom for an underwater view of Wisconsin's Green Bay and the smallmouths's reaction to Strike King's "Dream Shot" worm.
Location: Green Bay, WI
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep6trailer
Professional fishing guide, Marcel Veenstra along with host, Kim Stricker, demonstrate the features of Strike King's new Rage Menace Grub while punching through slime coated mats of blanketweed. Later, Danny Stricker takes a plunge to reveal an unprecedented bass-eye view beneath the slimy canopy.
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep7trailer
Utilizing Humminbird Side-Imaging, Kim and Danny Stricker survey the possibilities of deep water isolated structure. This day the pattern reveals only a small number of average fish forcing Kim into what he refers to as "Tournament Mode." With steadfast determination, Kim then eliminates water in an effort to produce better quality smallmouths.
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep8trailer
Bluegills evolved along side largemouth bass serving as a primary forage species. Strike King Lure Company President, John Barns joins the Hook n’ Look crew in Central Texas in an effort to mimic this forage and ultimately demonstrate the productive versatility of Strike King’s new Rage Shellcracker.
Location: Central Texas
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep9trailer
Kim Stricker along with Professional Fishing Guide/Entrepreneur Ben Wolfe reveal how they cope with gale-force winds and ultimately produce chunky late fall smallmouths in Northern Michigan. Strike King Coffee Tubes and Tour Grade Spinnerbaits are the featured lures.
Location: Northern Michigan
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep10trailer
Kim Stricker is accompanied by his daughter, Katie on Florida’s Lake Okeechobee. Although the water is high, the pre-spawn largemouths are still cruising their typical clearwater spawning areas within the dense vegetation. The daddy-daughter duo prove these hefty fish will undeniably explode on Strike King Rage Toads as they are slowly buzzed over the lily pads and needle grass.
Location: Lake Okeechobee, FL
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep11trailer
It’s a simple fact, in order to catch fish…first you’ve got to find them. On this week’s episode, Kim Stricker and his guests utilize Humminbird sonar technology to locate sunken man-made brush piles as well as natural isolated structure, which attract Lake Lanier spotted bass. Later, Kim and his son Danny descend to the bottom to reveal the intricacies of the productive cover.
Location: Lake Lanier, GA
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep12trailer
When first approaching a body of water, several factors come in to play to quickly find productive fishing areas. Seasonal influence, water temperature, depth, available cover and forage species. On this informative episode, Kim and Danny Stricker demonstrate how to utilize Humminbird 360 Imaging technology as well as share their “Hook n’ Look” underwater perspective in an effort to locate and catch Florida largemouth bass.
Preview Trailer: vimeo.com/kimstrickerproductions/season6ep13trailer