I’m doing this one from beautiful Oneida Lake here in New York. This place is really nice. I’ve been here three times before, and I swear it gets prettier every time.
New York's Oneida Lake is a great place to end the Elite Series regular season because the lake has a ton of fish that can be caught many different ways. That means every fisherman in the tournament has a shot at winning it.
Pete Gluszek qualifies for the 2013 Bassmaster Classic after winning the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open on New York’s Cayuga Lake.
The Good Ole Boys Bass Club removed trash and picked up line for recycling.
The New York Salt City Bassmasters club helps scouts earn fishing merit badge.
Conditions on New York’s Cayuga Lake were different today — overcast and cooler than yesterday — but not different enough to shake the first round leader in the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open.
While they lack the star power of the Elite Series and the grass roots flavor of the Federation Nation, the Bassmaster Opens have a lot to offer anglers of all skill levels and interests.
Gluszek leads the Northern Open on Cayuga Lake with an opening limit of five bass weighing 19 pounds, 3 ounces.
I am up here in New York fishing the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open on Cayuga Lake to get my mind right for fishing the final Elite Series event on Oneida.
What happens Aug. 16-18 on New York’s Cayuga Lake could direct the future of several anglers.