I don't claim to be a Florida expert. At the same time, though, I have had as much or more success here than anywhere else I've ever fished, and I'm telling you Florida is a great place to thaw out this winter and catch some bass at the same time.
I couldn't drive, I had to park, and all I could do was to listen to the child who had been blown up in the desert, and who told an old disbelieving guy that he was going to fish someday, that he was going to fish tournaments, and that he was going to win. And then, did just that.
Deb Johnson blogs about Thanksgiving, Elite Series 2011 season, and 2011 Classic
Watch college anglers weigh-in after a day on St. Johns River.
Watch recorded weigh-ins from the Southern Open #1.
We recently introduced you to 26-year-old Vacaville, Calif., trophy hunter Matt Allen in a story about his swim jig techniques for trophy bass
I recently spent several days testing a line of new products from Lowrance and I want to tell you about them.
Well, we're back from Colorado and I must say, while fishing in those cold streams was an absolute ball, I haven't decided to give up bass fishing. Once you're a bass fisherman, nothing else ever seems to stack up.
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.