If you're new to bass fishing, the first thing you need to understand is your quarry — the beloved black bass!
Don't be a fairweather fisherman! Be prepared for whatever the weather holds with these tips from Elite Series pros.
Slumps are a part of life for anyone who fishes competitively, even former Classic champ Mark Davis.
Former Classic champ Chris Lane offers three tips for fishing his home lake — Alabama's Lake Guntersville.
"Big Bass" Bobby Lane is an expert when it comes to taking giants during the spawning season.
Schedule your next fishing trip with the peak fishing times for May and June.
If you're a fisherman, you're likely a collector, too. Here are some tips on how you can take collecting to the next level.
Tips from the master of sight fishing, Shaw Grigsby, on upping your odds this spring.
Check out these unusual baits and the unorthodox methods the pros employ to catch bass with them.
Bass tackle guru Aaron Martens has a hook for every occasion. Here are his five favorites. Get hooked >
Elite Series pro John Crews wants you to be a better cold-water cranker.
Kevin VanDam explains how to take the next step and start baitcasting
Has your gear taken over your garage? Here are some tips to fight back!
When bass and shad move into the backs of creeks, Kevin VanDam recommends throwing small cranks early.
Don't miss Kevin VanDam's top five clues to knowing when and where to find bass this time of year.
Whether you are facing pressured bass or just want to try something different, these rigs top the list.
On The Livewell, Tommy Sanders gets Elite pro Scott Rook's best tips and top lure choices for fall.
Power fishing master Kevin VanDam likes a spinnerbait for fall because you can cover water and fish fast.
Flipping and pitching master Denny Brauer fine tunes his strategy as the days start to shorten and waters start to cool.
According to Bassmaster Classic champ Chris Lane, right now — today — is when you should be fishing the mats.
Rookie of the Year Brandon Card wants to know how many hours you have spent practicing the craft of bass fishing.
When forthcoming rainstorms send the barometer into a tizzy, Kevin VanDam gears up for the feeding frenzy.
Though a lot of anglers don't take them out until fall, buzzbaits can be just what you need to get a summer bite going.
Save time and money with these tackle and boat organization tips from Elite Series pro Charlie Hartley.
See how the Top 12 finalists at the 2012 Bass Pro Shops Central Open #2 unlocked Table Rock.
When bass begin their fall migration to the shallows, bust out your spinning tackle and tie on a drop shot.
Kevin VanDam shares his tips for adapting lures and baits to better target spawning bass.
Elite Series pro and jig trailer guru Greg Vinson shares his five favorite jig trailers.
In Florida, where bass spawn for six months, fishermen learn to bed fish out of necessity.
Aaron Martens will take any advantage he can get come the spawn. Here are some of his best tips.
Pros in the 42nd Bassmaster Classic used a wide array of baits and techniques but soft plastics dominated the event.
No matter where you live, the bass are thinking about the spawn by now. Find out how to catch them from a master.
This former Classic champ and AOY says you can leave most of your baits at home. All you need are jigs!
If your garage looks like a tackle shop exploded, then it's time to clean up your act.
Try these tips from a man who has more lunkers to his credit than most of us can dream about.
Kevin VanDam is fired up about the new Alabama rig and he has a few ideas about how he'll be fishing it.
Paul Elias thinks the Alabama rig is not a flash-in-the-pan phenomenon but a new year-round tool.
Go underwater with the Alabama rig in this animated video of bass fishing's hottest new lure.
Are you a tournament angler? Mark Davis has advice on where you should be fishing.
Flipping expert Denny Brauer details the upside of the fall drawdown.
Paul Elias just won $100K with this rig and that's just the beginning.
When lakes "turn over" things can turn ugly for bass fishing ... unless you follow Edwin Ever's advice.
Sometimes bass prefer a snack-size offering over a full meal. Find out when and how to serve up slim topwaters.
You can cover water and target big bass ... just like KVD.
Trigger more strikes with these special swimbait rigs favored by Elite Series pros.
Kick back and take a page from the schooling bass textbook of four talented Elite Series anglers.