Once playing second fiddle to nearby Pickwick Lake and Lake Guntersville, Alabama's second-largest reservoir, Wheeler Lake, is now ranked #2 in the state for bass fishing.
The hypnotic side-to-side gait of a topwater lure can produce vicious and predictable strikes, but when the fish fail to connect it can leave an angler scratching his head.
I believe life happens at 1/1,000 of a second. Our minds make it a movie; our hearts make it a photograph. Tell me this has never happened to you, one special moment in time just seems to linger, to stretch, to stop. Freeze frame.
Opens anglers start another day in Pell City.
Bassmaster Opens pro Jimmy Mason has three tips that will take your castable umbrella rig fishing to the next level.
Day Two of the Southern Open on Smith Lake.
I just got off the phone with Mike Cole. I was interviewing him for a future Bassmaster Magazine article on slow sinking jigs.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- Bass fishing legend and fishing television host Roland Martin, one of the most well-known anglers in the country returned to the Kissimmee Chain for the Bassmaster Bass Pro Shops Southern Open event this week.
He'll spend much of the week fishing Guntersville but He would rather be on Wheeler Lake in north Alabama. He would have been one of the odds-on favorites to win the Southern Challenge which begins Thursday.
In this gallery you will see images from the 2010 Southern open on Lake Okeechobee on day two.