Topics: New Orleans

2011 Bassmaster Classic - Casey Ashley

Feb 14, 2011

Elite Series angler Casey Ashley sings the National Anthem at the 2011 Bassmaster Classic.

Classic anglers visit Tulane Hospital for Children

Feb 14, 2011

NEW ORLEANS -- The patients at Tulane Hospital for Children received a special surprise this Valentine's Day when they were visited by celebrity anglers Kevin VanDam, Aaron Martens, Brian LaClair, Ryan Said Shaw Grigsby, Stephen Browning and Edwin Evers.

Louisiana's own get behind Bassmaster Classic in New Orleans

Feb 14, 2011

The rich outdoor heritage of Louisiana blends perfectly with the 2011 Bassmaster Classic, which is just as much a celebration of the outdoors as it is a world-class competition.

Anglers waiting on things to heat up

Feb 14, 2011

Angler wait for warmer weather to practice for the 2011 Bassmaster Classic in New Orleans.

All for Mr. Bass

Feb 14, 2011

Now I've told this story on several occasions before, and I'm going to try and tell it again, from a different angle. The story is about how a little pound and a half bass, which doesn't have a clue as to what's going on above the water, can be so important to so many fans.

Warming on horizon, but low water an issue

Feb 13, 2011

NEW ORLEANS, La. ;All weekend long, anglers have talked about the cold weather being a major factor effecting the fishing. Almost equally important has been the low water, making navigating and fishing more difficult.

2011 Bassmaster Classic - Day Three - Practice

Feb 13, 2011

Photos of the 2011 Bassmaster Classic pros practicing on the Louisiana Delta, Louisiana.

Anglers to fish new system next week

Feb 13, 2011

NEW ORLEANS, La; In the words of Matt Herren, the last three days have been nothing but a "wasted practice."

2011 Bassmaster Classic - Practice - Day Three II

Feb 13, 2011

Photos from practice day three for the 2011 Bassmaster Classic.

Top end of the Delta equally challenging

Feb 12, 2011

NEW ORLEANS, La; On the opposite end of the Delta from Venice, over at Bayou Segnette State Park, anglers were finding more of the same: the water is still cold, the fish are still cold and bites are still hard to come by.