If you're new to the sport, you're probably painfully aware that there's an awful lot of bass fishing jargon out there. Even when you think you know what anglers are talking about, there's lots of room for misinterpretation. Here are some common bass fishing phrases and what they really mean ... in plain English.
Gerald Swindle offers insider tips on how to skip with spinning gear.
The Elite Series event here on Cayuga Lake in New York is dispelling a myth held by many anglers about northern natural lakes.
Mark Menendez offers tips on how to use a Quad Shad spinnerbait.
Cayuga Lake has many different types of grass from what my research tells me, and that usually means a healthy population of bass. It also indicates that the lake’s bass will be found in the grass.
Although you can have some spectacular days on the water in August, fishing can get pretty darn tough.
Davy Hite shares some of his favorite presentations for catching summer bass.
Elite Series pro Chris Zaldain shows how he uses frog baits to catch big bass.
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We’re going to talk this week about how to deal with unfamiliar situations you’ll encounter from time to time on the water.
This could shape up to be one of the toughest and most exciting Elite tournaments ever.