Net Results | Bass Angler Magazine

Photo courtesy of Frabill By Mike Gnatkowski The two most critical and exciting junctures when fishing are at the strike and when the fish comes to net. If the fish strikes aggressively and the hooks are sharp, the fish gets hooked solidly and battling the fish is largely a matter of rod pressure and patience.… Continue reading Net Results | Bass Angler Magazine

Back Seat Power-Shotting | Bass Angler Magazine

Josh Unruh showing off what he caught. by Josh Unruh The dog days of summer are now here and bass are getting lazy. Long, hot days and increasing water temperatures keep bass tucked away in thick, matted vegetation which offers shade and cooler water. This usually means it’s time for the two “F”s of bass… Continue reading Back Seat Power-Shotting | Bass Angler Magazine

On Top for the Fall

  Josh Unruh showing his catch. by Josh Unruh   The air temperatures are getting lower and the sun is setting earlier. This can only mean one thing…fall is here! And with fall comes an exciting time in the bass fishing world…topwater time! With bass starting to feed up for the winter anglers can find… Continue reading On Top for the Fall

Making A Point | Bass Angler Magazine

It’s a partly cloudy day/late afternoon, with the “clear” water flow coming out of the top left corner (North West) of the diagram and exiting to the bottom right (South East), can you pick the best possible seasonal spots to investigate? Have fun! It Depends On: various forms of shade and water dynamics you deal… Continue reading Making A Point | Bass Angler Magazine

Bass Fishing Webinars by Navionics

While April showers might bring May flowers, we’re more excited about the boating, fishing and diving! In order to take full advantage of the agreeable weather, check out more than a dozen webinars that will help get you up to speed on everything you need to know this boating season. There’s even a featured webinar… Continue reading Bass Fishing Webinars by Navionics

ARE YOU BURNED OUT FROM FISHING

Charlie Weyer Every competitive angler goes through highs and lows in their fishing careers. The highs come with the excitement of doing well and winning and the lows come when you’re not doing so well and blanking, this is a given, in our sport as in every sport. But I want to talk about something… Continue reading ARE YOU BURNED OUT FROM FISHING

A Simple Way to Add More Time to Your Fishing Day

Is there ever enough time in a day? Is there ever enough time, what  if I had another 30 minutes I would have had a limit. “We’ve all been there.” Or “They were just starting to bite and I had to leave” What if you could have another 30 minutes or more, each and every… Continue reading A Simple Way to Add More Time to Your Fishing Day

The Inside Secrets of Fly Fishing For Bass

It’s just before sunrise, on a small suburban lake recommended by a friend, and the water is still and like glass. Deciding to try fly fishing for bass has brought me to the water’s edge. Beside a stickup just beyond the weed line is a yellow bass bug, placed there with a short cast of… Continue reading The Inside Secrets of Fly Fishing For Bass

COLD WATER CRANKIN FOR BASS

Chris Gibbons from Shell Knob Missouri on Table Rock Lake has found that cold water crankin’ is the best and most productive way to catch all three types of  bass, smallmouth, large mouth and spotted in cold water.  During these cold-water days, I generally don’t fish unless the outside air reaches at least 45 degrees. … Continue reading COLD WATER CRANKIN FOR BASS