Compiling Bassmaster Magazine’s 100 Best Bass Lakes is a massive undertaking. The 2014 list is the third in this series, and the process of picking and ranking the lakes has become more involved each year.
These 31 lakes were near-misses for the 2014 listing of Bassmaster’s 100 Best Bass Lakes.
It's time to update the ol' bucket list with Bassmaster Magazine's second annual listing of the top 100 Best Bass Lakes in the nation.
Bassmaster Magazine's annual listing of the Top 100 Best Bass Lakes got us thinking ... which lakes should rank as America's top "topwater" lakes?
Lists that rank the subjective can incite passionate response. Last year, I learned this the hard way when Bassmaster Magazine released its inaugural ranking of bass fisheries from across the nation.
It’s no secret that this storied fishery is nothing short of a smallmouth factory.
This perennial bass fishing powerhouse is on the uptick.
As the largest freshwater lake entirely in California, Clear Lake also produces some of the largest bass the state has to offer with amazing consistency.
The rank of many lakes on the Best Bass Lakes list has suffered due to intense angling pressure. Guntersville is the exception.
There’s no telling how many record smallmouth have been caught on Lake Erie...