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.
Learn proper technique for casting your rod with tips from Jerry McKinnis.
Michael Iaconelli shows the tools you need to walk the dog for big bass.
Shad and crawfish aren’t the only forage magnets for bass. Learn the habits of these panfish and you’ll crack the code for catching some of the biggest bass in your lake this summer.
There are some fish that live shallow year-round and if you want to catch quality fish in shallow, a dock is probably your best bet.
Elite pro Fred Roumbanis details one of his go-to techniques at Bassmaster University at BASSfest.
Kevin Newell stuck himself with nine hooks to show you how to remove them.