I'm in Kansas this week with my brother-in-law, Russ Campbell, for more hunting. We lease land there with some other friends, and it gives us a change of scenery. Don't get me wrong. I love hunting in Michigan with family and friends, but there's something special about doing hunting trips like this in the late season. It's fun to hunt new places.
2011 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens, which will conclude with each event's final-day weigh-in at select Bass Pro Shops locations. The popular Open tournament structure will again feature three qualifying series in a Southern, Central and Northern Division.
Many of today's anglers think the shaky head is a new technique, but the technique has been around for half a century, if not longer. Only the name is new.
Largemouth bass virus (LMBV) fact sheet
Wow, what a whirlwind several days I've had since the B.A.S.S. transaction was completed. My goodness, now we're going to actually have to do what we said we were going to do.
Gary Klein used his three decades of experience adjusting to skittish fish and changing water levels at Lake Gunterville. Massive storms cause a tremendous amount of current in the lake forcing the anglers to adjust as the tournament progressed.
They say everything's big in Texas, and the Lone Star State can certainly claim a healthy share of large bass. Ben Kirkpatrick of Wolfforth, Texas, knows all about that.
Bassmaster's dedicated fans submit photos of their 'Lunkers.'
This past weekend was my LifeLine Fish with the Pros Texas event, and it was without a doubt the most fun LifeLine event we've ever had — and they've all been great. This year, we moved it down to Lake Amistad, so it had a tournament feel to it.
This photo gallery features images from day one of competition at the 2010 Bassmaster Weekend Series National Championship.