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Learn How to Catch Bass

Learn Directly from Top Pros<p>Classroom instruction features a dynamic instructor line-up of new pros, superstars, and legends of bass fishing. The …

Top to Bottom Bass Fishing

Here is a look at some of the baits and methods I use on a seasonal basis. There are of course several that I did not write about but this is largely …

6 Best Bass Fishing Techniques - In-Fisherman

Bass tactics come-and-go faster than new generations of fruit flies. But which tactics have won the most money over the past 5 years? I recently …

Fishing

The Blessings and Curses of Jumping Bass

If you are an avid bass fisherman, chances are you've seen a lot of monumental jumps during your time on the water. In many ways, jumps sum up why …

Finesse jigging secrets for quality winter bass, tips & tricks by central coast bass.

Last Grass Bass: Catch Big, Late-Season Largemouths Over Subsurface Vegetation

Bass love submerged aquatic grass--so much so that they cling to it even late into fall. As the water chills, the surface mats formed by this …

5 Simple Ways to Catch Fall Bass

<b>Fall bass fishing</b> gives anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to catch dozens—sometimes hundreds—of bass in a single day. Unfortunately, many …

Fishing

Catch Bass Under Bridges With These Tips from Pro Angler Aaron Martens

If you're not sure where to cast for bass on any given lake, head for the nearest bridge. Most bridges provide bass with deep water, shade, bridge …

Six Strategies for Cold-water Bass Fishing

When the water temperatures plummet in fall, tournament bass angler Rich Lindgren employs numerous cold-water tactics, relying largely on one “jack …

The Best Google Earth Function For Bass Anglers

Good bass fishermen prepare in the offseason in many ways. Tackle preparation is the biggest, of course, but I know if you get one more lecture on …

Bass Fishing Tip: Go Slow for Spring Largemouth

<i>Illustration by Samuel A. Minick</i><p>In early spring, bass move onto reservoir flats to warm up prior to spawning. They’re sluggish in cold water, so …

Use A Compass To Catch More Early Spring Bass

When you've been cooped up all winter, it's very easy to get on the water for that first run of these season and start pounding the first bank or …

5 Ways to Fish Points for Bass

(Photo: Scout.com)Regardless of the body of water or season, <b>fishing points for bass</b> is a likely way to enjoy quick success. These structures provide …

Fishing

Fishing The Weeds for Largemouth Bass

Most largemouth bass anglers have a love/hate relationship with aquatic vegetation, and understandably so. Stout rods and heavy line are the norm for …

5 Ways To Catch Bass In Hot Water (Summer Fishing)

Sometimes the beautiful, sunny days of summer can actually be too much of a good thing for fishing. Once water temperatures get into the upper 80s, …

Extreme Sports

The Secret To Catching Big River Largemouths

What you call a “big” river largemouth is relative to the part of the country you live in. But it’s safe to say that the two 7 pounders in the photo …

Fishing

KVD Talks about Fishing the Neko Rig

Drop Shot Rig Tips | How To Fish This Great Finesse Fishing Setup

The drop shot rig can be one of the most important setups in an angler’s arsenal. The versatility of drop shot fishing is relatively unmatched. The …