The Delaware River does not have a big population of bass to begin with, and quality-sized bass are quite rare. So I believe we will see a lot of finesse approaches used.
Bass are not accustomed to seeing a square bill of this size. A big bait is sometimes your best choice.
Every year about this time, I start to shift my focus from deep water to shallow water.
Take time to protect your soft plastics from getting twisted or corrupted.
I had an interesting experience the other evening that I thought might be worth writing about. It centers on the concept of recovery and how that affect the outcomes of bass tournaments.
Jerry McKinnis shows you how to fish a pond for bass.
Most anglers have their favorite summertime lures, from deep diving crankbaits to spoons and jigs. Well, make sure you add “big worms” to the list because nothing tempts those summer deepwater bass like a 10-inch soft plastic.
This is the time of year when you’ll find me employing power fishing tactics on the offshore ledges throughout the South.
This has been a year of paradoxical shifts in the nation’s weather patterns, and it’s really affected our seasonal pattern strategies for bass fishing.
For those of you who watched the The Bassmasters television show that covered BASSfest from Lake Chickamauga, you’ll have seen the KVD vs. Ike mini-confrontation. While I wasn’t involved, nor do I know all the details to comment on it directly, it did give me the idea for this column.