Indiana Reverts Back to 2 Hooks on A-Rigs

Last year's emergency rule that allowed 5 hooks on umbrella rigs, also known as Alabama rigs, has expired. Umbrella rigs remain legal to use in Indiana but may not contain more than 2 hooked lures which is consistent with the long-standing limit on number of hooks allowed per pole. Umbrella rigs contain several jigs and ...


Last year's emergency rule that allowed 5 hooks on umbrella rigs, also known as Alabama rigs, has expired. Umbrella rigs remain legal to use in Indiana but may not contain more than 2 hooked lures which is consistent with the long-standing limit on number of hooks allowed per pole.

Umbrella rigs contain several jigs and simulate a school of bait fish. They come in various designs and sizes with various numbers of hooked baits.


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