After repeated denials of access to Lake Michigan on the northern Indiana border, members of the Indiana B.A.S.S. Federation Nation had had enough.
Muddy water, big fish and stout tackle are the presumed recipe for a Red River victory but a number of contenders in this Classic are hoping to turn that alleged truism on its ear.
I’m in Green Bay, Wis., this week filming a TV show with Mark Zona for his Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show. We’ll be targeting smallmouth bass in Lake Michigan near Washington Island.
Sometimes you have to think outside the box, something I was reminded of a couple of weeks ago while fishing for smallmouth with my boys on Lake Michigan.
Last year at the B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Northern Divisional on Lake Michigan, the Iowa team finished last.
Hydrologic Technician Brian Mailot wins the Federation Nation North Tournament.
Of all the different techniques and presentations that make up finesse fishing, I consider drop shotting special. It's effective in both shallow and deep water; in clear, stained or dirty water; and in open water or thick cover
Bassmaster Magazine readers submit their lunkers for publication in the September/October 2009 issue.
Read how moving in close to the bank and casting parallel with it instead of toward it, was a tactic that helped Woo Daves to bring in 5 smallmouth weighing 13-1, the heaviest catch of the tournament.
In this photo gallery, you'll find images of the newest additions to the Lunker Club from December 2008.