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Best Bass Lakes of 2013: Lake Guntersville

Apr 24, 2013

The rank of many lakes on the Best Bass Lakes list has suffered due to intense angling pressure. Guntersville is the exception.

Best Bass Lakes of 2013: Lake Erie

Apr 24, 2013

There’s no telling how many record smallmouth have been caught on Lake Erie...

Best Bass Lakes of 2013: Chickamauga Lake

Apr 24, 2013

Debatably the hottest lake on this list, Chickamauga vaults 55 places from its rank last year.

Best Bass Lakes of 2013: Falcon Lake

Apr 24, 2013

Oh, how the mighty have fallen. Last year, most fishermen would have bet their favorite baitcasting reel that this lake would be No. 1 on this list for the next century.

Best Bass Lakes of 2013: Lake Okeechobee

Apr 24, 2013

At times, the Big O can be the best lake on the planet.

Best Bass Lakes of 2013: San Joaquin Delta

Apr 24, 2013

If you want to get away from it all, the San Joaquin Delta’s 1,000 miles of shoreline certainly allow for that.

Best Bass Lakes of 2013: Toledo Bend Reservoir

Apr 24, 2013

Toledo Bend is currently experiencing a “new lake” effect because of recent rains that brought the lake level up, submerging new vegetation that creates bass nirvana.

Scott Rook’s tips for the Arkansas River

Apr 17, 2013

It comes as no surprise that Scott Rook is sweet on the Arkansas River; he was born and raised in Little Rock and is content to stay put.

A seasonal guide to Millwood Lake

Apr 17, 2013

As much as Elite Series pro Stephen Browning enjoys fishing the reservoirs around Hot Springs, he still dotes on 29,000-acre Millwood Lake in Arkansas’ southwest corner.

Mark Davis’ guide to Lake Ouachita

Apr 17, 2013

Mark Davis began guiding at Lake Ouachita while attending high school in nearby Hot Springs, Ark. Upon graduation, he moved to this pristine 40,000-acre lake and has resided there ever since.