Latest Content: Tips

Hard work makes for success

Feb 5, 2014

This week I want to address a serious subject. It’s the idea that success as a professional bass angler is somehow the result of luck or good fortune. That’s almost always nonsense.

How do I protect my boat from the sun?

Feb 4, 2014

Patrick Pierce's boat sun care plan is an easy three-step process that anyone can follow. There's even a fourth step to avoid.

Success with a jerkbait

Feb 4, 2014

Elite pro Mark Menendez tells you his secret to jerkbait success.

Getting closer to the Classic action

Jan 31, 2014

Guntersville will be a great venue for on the water spectators at the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic.

Day on the Lake with Shryock

Jan 31, 2014

Bassmaster Elite Series pro Fletcher Shryock takes on a mystery lake in Bassmaster Magazine's Day on the Lake.

Three easy tweaks for winter crankbaits

Jan 31, 2014

Elite Series pro Kevin Short shares his three best tips for modifying crankbaits to get more bites under tough, cold-water conditions.

The quantum shift

Jan 31, 2014

In the last decade or so, increasingly monstrous size averages of smallmouth bass have indicated that something special has happened and is happening to the fish and fishery.

Always have a strong backup plan

Jan 31, 2014

Locking in on one pattern can end up locking you out of the winner’s circle.

Go lipless for cold water bass

Jan 30, 2014

Elite Series pro Pete Ponds explains why he leans on lipless crankbaits when temperatures dip.

Fishing Electronics 2: Get a handle on your GPS

Jan 30, 2014

You spent a lot of money, but are you really confident in your ability to use your sophisticated electronics? Wilson Frazier can help.

How to tie a perfect Palomar knot

Jan 28, 2014

Elite Series pro Mark Menendez shows how to tie the perfect Palomar knot every time.

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