Anglers are known for stretching fish tales to the limits, so it's no surprise our sport has more myths than our tackleboxes have baits.
In the dead-of-summer sun-scorching days, going against what you think you know and fishing extremely shallow in extreme heat pays off.
It's not as if I'm a stranger to the field of fishing-related pratfalls by any stretch of the fishing line or imagination. My fishing mishaps and/or "misery" have been well documented.
I think this called-for ban on the use of lead in lures and ammo is misguided at best, and honestly, it's downright unreasonable.
For most Americans, the opportunity to participate in these great sports is a privilege — not a right. And that means this privilege could come under attack, or perhaps even be taken away, by anti-hunting and fishing groups.
I think the bass bite is best when the current first arrives in an area. Any time you fish ledges or drops, look for those areas with features that differ from the norm.
As it turns out, the fish had not quit biting. They had simply moved to deeper water. It happens all the time.
Lee Sisson's 40 years in bass fishing and the tackle business.
the truth of the matter is sunscreens are products you need to consider using year-round in most places. This is especially true you are a fisherman.
After so many years chasing fish, you have to know I'm a have-tackle-will-travel bass angler. Still my favorite fishing holes remain those similar to the ones where I first wet a line — small creeks and rivers.