Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens Blog

Shin wants another

3:55 pm EDT, Sep 3, 2014

Alex and Don

3:05 pm EDT, Sep 3, 2014

Alex Gleason let us know this was his first meeting with B.A.S.S. writer extraordinaire Don Barone. 

Destin's Lake St. Clair practice photos

9:43 am EDT, Sep 3, 2014

Here are a few pictures from this week's practice at Lake St Clair for the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open #3 presented by Allstate. I also included my awesome rock bass (ha!). The first four photos (in blue) are me (Destin DeMarion); Kurt Dove is in the red rain gear, and Jeff Hippert is in the red t-shirt.

Photos submitted by Destin DeMarion

Liking the weather

9:37 am EDT, Sep 3, 2014

It may take 60

9:36 am EDT, Sep 3, 2014

Catching air at St. Clair!

9:01 am EDT, Sep 3, 2014

Photo submitted by Opens pro Jamey Caldwell.

JT Kenney previews the Northern Open

9:47 am EDT, Sep 2, 2014

Opens angler JT Kenney talks about the Northern Open on Lake St. Clair and shows off the waves of Lake Erie. 

Back to Champlain

3:16 pm EDT, Aug 2, 2014

Today's catch going back into Champlain alive and healthy.

Fish first aid

2:59 pm EDT, Aug 2, 2014


B.A.S.S. Shimano Live Release boat captain fizzing a smallmouth caught from deep water. "First aid" that insures a live release.

Waiting....and hoping

2:35 pm EDT, Aug 2, 2014

Anglers waiting to weigh in at Northern Open on Lake Champlain