The Cowboy is a creature bait with some serious action. Complimented by a substantial profile, this bait attracts some aggressive attention from bass. Read our complete Yamamoto Cowboy review.
The Gary Yamamoto Cowboy offers heaps of action and a substantial profile. It is a great fish catcher as a standalone bait or as a trailer and according to the customers who use it, it really does get a lot of bites.
One drawback of this bait is its lack of durability. Customers say that you can expect to have to change your bait after just about every fish you catch which can end up being pricey.
In 1983, Gary Yamamoto Custom Baits was formed, and has risen into arguably the most successful and well known soft plastic brand in the world. Gary Yamamoto himself has a complete obsession with fishing, and this is matched by his obsession with producing the highest of quality soft plastic fishing lures on the market today. Every Gary Yamamoto bait is inspected by hand, and what doesn't pass inspection, is recycled and re-used.
Gary Yamamoto baits are seen as the optimal soft plastics, largely because of their durability, and their irresistible action.
Some of the most successful Gary Yamamoto baits:
A few professionals who work with Gary Yamamoto:
The Yamamoto Cowboy is a versatile bait than can be fished in a variety of ways, however, two guys who seriously know what they are doing recommend fishing them in the following ways:
Brandon Card, Elite Pro:
Fletcher Shryock, Elite Pro:
Absolutely! This is a very popular action for the cowboy due to its large, flexible appendages. It adds tremendous action to any jig when used as a trailer.