Pro Tips

Bass fishing tips from Bassmaster Elite anglers and other bass fishing experts. Learn about fishing tackle, rods, reels and techniques to help you catch more bass. 

Tweak suspending jerkbaits

There’s a misconception that a suspending jerkbait is only for cold water. I even fell into that trap. A suspending jerkbait catches bass the year around. However, if I had...

The backseat education

It goes without saying that one of the best ways to improve your fishing game is by observing others. I have been reminded of that the past few months while...

All choked up

Take the frugality mantra “if it’s free, it’s for me,” replace “free” with “easy” and you have the very essence of why bass do their best feeding around choke points....

Day on the Lake: Justin Atkins

When is a new entrant to the Elite Series not considered a rookie? When he’s already passed the B.A.S.S. career earnings threshold by pocketing over $500,000 as a pro angler,...

Adjusting to fall fronts

We’ve had fronts pass throughout the South the past few weeks, and they can sure shut down the good action and throw anglers into a tizzy. Unless, of course, you’re...

Fall bassin’ part 2

As I discussed in my last column, bass make two very distinct movements in autumn. I detailed the first phase in part one, which is the fall feed. In a...

Target fall flats

If you’re having trouble finding bass this fall, I encourage you to focus on flats. In October and November I do far better by getting away from those beautiful steep...

B.A.S.S. Membership Swag: bag, tip booklet, towel, stickers, membership card, and hat.

Join B.A.S.S

Membership Includes 1 Year Bassmaster Magazine, Plus $50 in free gear.