Latest Content: Tips

5 Winter Patterns

Jan 3, 2008

No one likes to admit it, but there are days on Lake Fork, particularly between December and February, when it's tough to get a bite from any size bass, not just one of the reservoir's famous double-digit monsters

Jeff Kriet's Smallmouth Strategies

Jan 3, 2008

This Elite Series pro has identified techniques that catch smallies from Lake Erie to Oklahoma

4 Pros and Their Favorites

Jan 3, 2008

If you could choose any type of cover to fish for bass, what would it be? We asked four touring pros this question, as well as how they'd fish it

The Catfish Rig

Jan 3, 2008

Use this favorite whisker-fish technique to put more smallies in your livewell

New Year's Resolutions

Jan 1, 2008

One of my favorite resolutions is to go out and fish four smallmouth waters that I've never fished before.

Keeping Records

Dec 26, 2007

It's never too early to start keeping fishing records, advises Mike Baskett, a 2008 Bassmaster Classic qualifier.

Strike Zone

Dec 4, 2007

The pros explain why it's so important to learn the 'strike zone'.

Jigging a Swimbait

Nov 16, 2007

Grant Goldbeck explains how he trick-out your bait.

Droppin' down under

Nov 7, 2007

Despite the drop shot's widespread popularity, it seems only a few anglers have seen the magic it can wield in ridiculously deep water.

The complete spoon fisherman

Nov 7, 2007

Bass fishermen everywhere know how effective a jigging spoon can be in catching fish, but few, if any, have ever experienced the lure's explosive action quite the way Mark Stevenson has.

Fishing the float-n-fly

Nov 7, 2007

In truth, the Float-N-Fly technique is intricate to a high degree and carefully refined through years of testing. The result is a presentation that just may be the best ever devised for catching cold water bass.