Topics: Tips

Lowen: Now’s the time to switch baits

Nov 10, 2015

Dropping water levels do not move the fish off the bank now like they do at other times of the year. It’s the opposite. They move them in even shallower.

Skipping jigs with Zona

Nov 10, 2015

Bassmaster's Mark Zona shows you how he skips his jigs where no man has gone before.

Ike: The power shaky head

Nov 9, 2015

For openers I’ll tell you that the power shaky head isn’t much different than the finesse shaky head except that everything is bigger and heavier.

Brandon Lester on breaking down grass mats

Nov 4, 2015

Brandon Lester shares his best tips for breaking down grass when looking for bass.

Hackney: Hangin’ on to a jumpin’ bass

Nov 4, 2015

There’s nothing more beautiful than a largemouth or smallmouth that tailwalks across the surface as you’re fighting it.

Ike: The mighty shaky head, part 2

Nov 2, 2015

Over the years I’ve developed some pretty strong feelings about tackle when I’m fishing with a finesse shaky head.

KVD: Gear up your boat for spring

Oct 30, 2015

I am often conflicted this time of year as well, trying to choose between deer hunting and fishing for quality fall bass.

Aaron Martens' drop shot rig

Oct 28, 2015

Here's how Aaron Martens ties a drop shot.

How Martens snells a punchin' hook

Oct 28, 2015

Aaron Martens demonstrates how he ties a snell knot for his punch-bait rigs.

Christie: Spinnerbait sizes and blade selection

Oct 28, 2015

It seems like as the number of different types of baits increases, the spinnerbait has seen some decline in popularity. But let me tell you that there is no lack in effectiveness.