Topics: Dale Hollow Lake

Spawn-time smallmouth

Mar 8, 2012

Learn what two legendary guides, Fred McClintock and Steve Hacker, have to say about spawning smallies.

2010 May Lunker Club

Apr 22, 2010

Bassmaster Magazine readers submit their lunkers for publication in the May 2010 issue.

The Frugal Angler with Bobby Gentry

Jan 22, 2010

Tips from Bobby Gentry on the care and cleaning of your baits and hooks to make them last.

Small waters for smallies

Oct 9, 2009

In this article, Stephen Headrick credits fishing a small lake, overlooked for the most part, as the place where he learned to fish and become a better smallmouth angler.

The SuperGuides: Bob Coan

Jan 7, 2009

If you want to catch smallmouth, you'll have to go to Dale Hollow Lake and look up Bob Coan. He is known as a "SuperGuide".

David Hayes and the World Record Smallmouth Bass

Aug 21, 2008

On July 9, 1955, David Lee Hayes, his wife, Ruth, and their 6-year-old son were spending the day on Dale Hollow Lake on the Tennessee-Kentucky border.

Once and Future King

Aug 6, 2008

David Hayes was stripped of his crown for catching the largest smallmouth. It took 10 years to correct but all's well in the end.

The float-n-fly technique

Mar 4, 2008

In this article, you can read how the Float-N-Fly technique has been carefully refined through years of testing, resulting in an excellent presentation devised for catching cold water bass.

2006 January Lunker Club

Jan 13, 2006

Photos submitted by anglers to the 2006 January Lunker Club.