Topics: tackle

Start planning that dream trip now!

Nov 22, 2013

Spring may seem a long way off, but now is the time to start thinking about that trip to waters you’ve dreamed of fishing.

A six-pack of topwaters that doesn't fit the mold

Nov 12, 2013

Go ahead, drink in the sight of these unusual baits and digest the unorthodox methods the pros employ to catch bass with them.

The intrigue of tackle shops

Nov 8, 2013

Like most anglers, I love walking through tackle stores, especially ones that I’ve never visited before.

Crime & the fishing community

Oct 22, 2013

I spent part of today sitting in the car thinking about some things that have happened recently that are bothering me. I’m referring to crime and how it impacts the fishing community.

Use your maps effectively

Oct 21, 2013

If you’re looking toward big tournaments and maybe a professional career, multiple map study and comparison is a must.

Federal shutdown affecting anglers nationwide

Oct 11, 2013

From Alaska to the East Coast and down to the Keys, anglers are being denied access to public waters during a federal government shutdown.

Preparation and execution

Sep 28, 2013

All-Star Week is different -- a different format that requires a different approach.

Details matter

Sep 20, 2013

It doesn’t help one bit to get in a hurry and cut corners. In fact, it’ll kill your fishing in the end.

The first swimbait

Sep 18, 2013

In today's tackle market, anglers have access to all types of swimbaits ... hundreds, in fact. Some are molded from plastics; others are crafted from wood; still others combine these materials — all to form an artificial lure that can swim through the water like a live baitfish. They obviously sell well, as virtually every tackle outlet on the planet offers them. The reason? Swimbaits catch fish!

Life in a tail spin

Sep 4, 2013

If your bass fishing is in a downward spiral, perhaps it’s time to go retro with bait selection. Elite Series pros explain why the old tailspinner still deserves a place on your casting deck.

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