The GEICO Bassmaster Classic — the Super Bowl of Bass Fishing — is not only a must-attend festival for fishing fans, but it is also the crown jewel in a professional angler’s career.
Lipless crankbaits are great search baits all year long, but in the fall they're especially strong — not merely for the search process, but also for maximizing your catch once you've located bass.
B.A.S.S. Nation and Life members can sign up starting Tuesday, November 4th for the 2015 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens.
Every so often we get questions about fishing Florida, and for good reason. The weather’s pleasant for those of you who want to thaw out for a while and there’s always the chance of catching the bass of a lifetime. Florida can be tough, though. The water’s shallow and there’s vegetation everywhere. They don’t jump in the boat. Some of the tried and true techniques that work in other areas of the country don’t seem to interest Florida bass all that much. Here are a few tips that might help if you visit the Sunshine State this winter.
The long-time host of “The Fishin’ Hole,” and now co-owner of B.A.S.S. receives a high honor- an induction in the IGFA Hall of Fame.
Catch and release works! I had an interested refresher course in the value of catch and release on Florida's Lake Santa Fe.
The Minnesota B.A.S.S. Nation kept more than 4,300 lures from littering Minnesota waters and landfills last year.
Elite Series Classic berths will now be determined only by AOY points.
An important weapon in your arsenal is the ability to change your tactics and one that has always served me well is going small when the bite is tough.
The 2015 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens tournament series will span nine months, visit nine states and possibly provide nine professional anglers a ticket to the Super Bowl of bass fishing — the Bassmaster Classic.