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What is good bass bait? Here are four to try

There are two types of Black Bass in the US. The Largemouth Bass (Micropterus Salmoides), and the Smallmouth Bass (Micropterus Dolomieu). They have different behavior, and inhabit different enviornments, although they can over lap. They do not inter-breed. There is a subspecies of Largemouth known as the Florida Largemouth (Micropterus Salmoides Floridanus). It only lives in Florida, and it’s [...]

What do smallmouth bass eat? try these baits

When you mention bass fishing, the smallmouth bass almost immediately comes to mind. Anglers of all skill levels can catch this very popular game fish, which is one of the reasons why they are such a popular species. You can fish for them with your kids or fish professionally so they suit all types of anglers. They’re a spirited fish meaning they will fight hard when you get one hooked. In fact, [...]

Four fishing tips to catch Texas bass

My home state of Texas abounds in World-Class Bass water. One thing different about Texas lakes is that most have lots of cover….deep, heavy cover, so your tactics will have to adjust for that. But before your throw a line in the water, you need to know something about the fish your after. Knowledge is power, especially in fishing. There are two types of Black Bass in the US. The Largemouth Bass [...]

What do bass eat in ponds?

Catching bass in ponds consistently requires a sightly different approach than fishing in a larger lake or river. With very few exceptions, you’ll be fishing for Largemouth bass. Smallmouths don’t do well in small ponds, preferring rivers and larger clean lakes. A few things to consider when fishing a pond is; 1: Is it a private, or public pond? Public ponds get a lot of fishing pressure [...]

5 striped bass tips

There are two types of Striped Bass in the US, although they are the same species. The Striped Bass’s range was originally from St. Lawrence River in Canada, south along the coast to the St. Johns River in Florida, and west to the Gulf of Mexico. However, in 1941, when the Santee-Cooper River in North Carolina was dammed, forming lakes Moultrie and Marion, it was discovered that not only did [...]

Number ONE winter bass fishing tip and why

To consistently catch fish in winter, you need to understand a little about Limnology, which is, in part, the study of how fresh water behaves in a lake. The Three basic things you need to know is that (a) Water is most dense at 39 degrees F., (b) Ice is less dense than liquid water, and (c) The water in a lake is made up of three layers: The epilimnion, which is heavily oxygenated, warm and goes down [...]

Four Bass Baits To Try

Bass fishing is a popular sport enjoyed by all types of anglers. Being around water seems to have a calming effect that you can’t get with just any sport. This is one reason why so many people enjoy going fishing. You get to sit back and relax while taking in all the beautiful scenery around the water. Then, when you catch a bass, the excitement begins. Not many sports are so relaxing and exciting [...]

What does a smallmouth bass look like?

The smallmouth bass is one of the most popular game fish being sought out today. Anglers of all ages and skill levels fish for this species because they make any fishing trip fun and exciting. It doesn’t matter how much experience you have, you can seek out the smallmouth bass. Many professionals fish for them in tournaments for cash and prizes but they’re an excellent species for the weekend [...]

Five Free Bass Fishing Tips

Bass fishing is and will continue to be a multi-billion dollar sport. It’s one of the most popular game fish around and anglers all over the globe seek out this fish. It’s something that anyone can enjoy regardless of age or skill. You don’t have to put a lot of money into gear to have a fun and successful fishing trip and you can have as much fun fishing from the shore as you can [...]

Four tips when bass fishing on a lake

There are two types of Black Bass in the US. The Largemouth Bass (Micropterus Salmoides), and the Smallmouth Bass (Micropterus Dolomieu). They have different behavior, and inhabit different enviornments, although they can over lap. They do not inter-breed. There is a subspecies of Largemouth known as the Florida Largemouth (Micropterus Salmoides Floridanus). It only lives in Florida, and it’s [...]

Three tactics for bass fishing in winter

To consistently catch fish in winter, you need to understand a little about Limnology, which is, in part, the study of how fresh water behaves in a lake. The Three basic things you need to know is that (a) Water is most dense at 39 degrees F., (b) Ice is less dense than liquid water, and (c) The water in a lake is made up of three layers: The epilimnion, which is heavily oxygenated, warm and goes down [...]

Bass Fishing Info

Bass fishing is one of the most popular sports enjoyed by men, women and children of all ages. Anyone can fish for bass and you don’t need a lot of fancy equipment to have a good time. You can catch bass on ever the most basic equipment but it is wise to use good quality gear to avoid losing the fish you hook. The bass is known for being a strong fish that will fight hard against the line when [...]

5 Summer Bass Fishing Tips

When the cold weather breaks and spring brings in the warmer weather, the bass are active and ready to feed. Fall is another excellent time to fish for bass. During these two seasons, the water temperature is just right for the bass and they feed aggressively. That’s why so many anglers hit the water during these two seasons. However, in the summer when the sun heats up the water, many bass fishermen [...]

4 best bass fishing baits

If you are targeting bass, the only bait you need concern yourself with is lures. Black Bass are very active predators, and have uncontrollable attack triggers when the right stimuli is received. Lures out-perform live bait for bass at least 5 to one. There are a few reasons for this. One is that a hooked bait does not act like natural prey. It doesn’t move much, or cover much territory. Bass [...]

Where to find bass boats for sale in missouri

If you are looking for a bass boat for sale in Missouri you have many options. Boat Trader is one of my favorites because they cater right to this particular market. They offer plenty of options for looking at photos and they allow you to be able to browse at your leisure. At the same time you will be able to enjoy contacting people for additional information. The bummer though is that you may find [...]

Three Bass Fishing Knots – how to tie, when to use them

Learning all about bass fishing knots is an important part of fishing. In fact, they can have a huge effect on how successful you become so, it’s important that you learn how to tie them correctly. Some new anglers underestimate the importance of tying knots and don’t put a lot of effort into learning how to do them right. When you take a few minutes to think about it you can see why and [...]

Four fishing tactics for all bass anglers

Techniques for catching trophy bass will vary according to the season. Bass migrate like crappie, but to a much lesser extent. They seldom more more than 1/2 mile from their established territory. Bass are viciously territorial, and many time attack lures out of anger, rather than hunger. In late spring and summer, after the spawn, bass will move back and forth, along regular routes from their established [...]

5 best bass fishing techniques for lakes

There are many ways to fish for Largemouth Bass, including fly fishing. There is no one “best” way to fish for them. To start with, you have two main choices, live-bait, or lures. Most people opt for lures. Mostly because they out-perform bait under most conditions. But there are those who still prefer to use bait. Baitfishing for LG Bass is pretty straight-forward. You need a Med to Heavy [...]

Three smallmouth bass fishing secrets for Ontario, Canada

Smallmouth bass fishing in Ontario, Canada is amazing, which is why so many anglers travel to this area just to fish. The smallmouth is one of the most popular bass species sought out today and they will put up a very strong fight when hooked. They were named smallmouth because their mouth is much smaller than the largemouth bass but they are very similar in other ways. It’s important to know [...]

4 best bass fishing lures

If you are a novice wanting to explore the possibilities of using lures to harvest white, striped, large and smallmouth bass, the myriad of choices can seem daunting. But take heart. All is not lost. There is no one, two, thee, or four ‘best’ bass lures. The ‘best bass lure is whatever your are catching bass on at the time. Different lures work better at different times, in different [...]
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