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.
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.
The metabolic rates of bass change during the months of extreme heat, and the bottom line is it is more comfortable for them to feed at night because they expend less energy.
Despite water conditions, to a fish it is always just another day in its life. It's up to you to get out there and figure out how to make them bite.
Ever noticed how just when you think you know all the rules required to catch bass, those darned fish go and rewrite the rulebook? As I have said before, that frustration factor is what makes bass fishing so special.
These days most anglers recognize that bass spend more time away from the shore than close to it. In fact, I suspect it's a safe bet, on any given day, that more bass fishermen fish open-water than along the banks.
if I did end up somewhere remote — in the famed Middle of Nowhere — and I had only one lure to take with me, do you know what it would be?