Topics: Mark Menendez

2008 Elite Series Sunshine Showdown: Notes & Quotes

Mar 7, 2008

Weather warnings barked out from bullhorns by BASS officials cautioned the boaters to be wary of today's forecast, calling for winds to gust to 35 mph from the south with damaging straight-line winds blowing across the area with the approach of a strong frontal passage.

Big bites for small mouths

Mar 4, 2008

Savvy smallmouth anglers have learned from experience that the best way to catch a trophy-size brown bass is to offer it a magnum-size meal.

Choose the right topwater

Mar 4, 2008

Close your eyes, reach into your tacklebox and grab a topwater bait. Chances are, it will catch bass. Maybe not right now. Maybe not even today or tomorrow - but sooner or later, every surface bait you own will pull a largemouth up from the depths and into your boat. Knowing which one to use, however, shouldn't be left to chance, and the country's top pros can't rely on a roll of the dice. They have to know, without a hint of a doubt, which bait will produce and which one won't. Their livelihoods depend on it.

Finessing creature baits

Mar 4, 2008

Soon after large creature baits proved their stuff, lure makers introduced downsized versions. Do they measure up to their larger predecessors?

How to fish river lakes

Mar 4, 2008

While bass living in those waters have the same basic needs, catching them requires an understanding of the differences in how fish live and feed in such dissimilar environments.

Laydowns top to bottom

Mar 4, 2008

Fallen trees provide all-important cover for fish and visible, identifiable targets for fishermen. Some, however, are better than others.

Overgunning with crankbaits

Mar 4, 2008

In this article, you can read how when having the choice of an ever widening array of lures and tactics, sometimes just getting back to the basics with a little discernment and a little "old school" thinking is not a bad idea.

Stick to clay for success

Mar 4, 2008

A highly ingored fact is that red clay bluffs or banks are like magnets for fish.

The Drought of 2007

Nov 27, 2007

Mark Menendez keys in on how to fish for bass during a drought.

Superdeep Jigging

Aug 20, 2007

Some of the pros tips on superdeep jigging.

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