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Fish structure correctly

May 12, 2009

To help clear up the mysteries of structure fishing, we sought input from Cincinnati, Ohio, BASS pro Joe Thomas, a four time Classic qualifier and veteran TV outdoor show host.

A Day on the Lake: Scott Rook

Feb 4, 2009

We put the best professional anglers in the nation on a small lake they've never seen before, then give them seven hours to unlock its secrets while we log everything they do to find and catch bass in timeline fashion.

Winter tactics

Nov 12, 2008

Thousands of Bassmasters nationwide fish small bodies of water: reclaimed mining pits, county and state park lakes, stock ponds, pothole lakes, pay lakes, even golf course water hazards.

Shake it!

Nov 10, 2008

If you've pinpointed the bass but can't make 'em bite, try this tournament-proven tactic

Back Hooks

Sep 18, 2008

Whether you are trying to keep your bait from snagging or keep a hooked bass from throwing your crank, these baits may just be worth a try

Shallow Crankin'

Sep 18, 2008

Here's why pros are replacing spinnerbaits with the ATVs of crankin' plugs

Crankin' Secrets

Sep 8, 2008

Tips on shallow cranking

A Day On the Lake - Steve Kennedy in the Fall

Aug 19, 2008

In this article, you can read about Steve Kennedy's Fall day on a new lake, Lake Q, a 650-acre reservoir.

40 top tips, tactics & techniques for bassers

May 30, 2008

In case you missed an issue of Bassmaster Magazine during the past four decades, here is a sampling of some of the best advice ever printed to serve bass anglers.

A Day on the Lake Bernie Schultz Spring Spawn

Mar 31, 2008

Ever wonder how a BASS pro would fare on your home lake that little body of water down the road where you and your buddies fish for bass? That's the premise behind Bassmaster's reality series, "A Day on the Lake." Here, we put the leading competitors on the pro BASS tour on small "mystery" lakes, then give them seven hours to figure out a viable pattern while we log everything they do to locate and catch bass.