Topics: heavy action rod

Rigged up for creature baits

Mar 1, 2011

The same rod-and-reel setup an angler is likely to prefer for pitching, flipping or fishing Carolina rigs will suffice for creature baits.

Lunker Lessons from Kentucky Lake

Jun 18, 2008

All modern hooks are sharp and any style will hook a bass securely if it's inside their mouth. There's never a problem with that.

Bobby Lane: Weighted swimbaits

Mar 10, 2008

Bobby Lane, Floridian and 2008 Rookie of the Year in the Bassmaster Elite Series, may not have developed his swimbait knowledge over the long term, but at the 2009 Elite Series event on Kentucky Lake he showed that he's a quick study.