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Four bass fishing tips for beginners

Bass fishing combines relaxation with excitement to create a sport that has a little bit of everything. Catching bass is an exciting experience that keeps you alert and on your toes. Most all lakes and rivers are accompanied by beautiful scenery that creates a relaxing environment where you can kick back and let the worries roll away for a while. When you combine the two, you can see why bass fishing [...]

More facts about largemouth bass

There are several facts about the largemouth bass that you may find interesting. That information can help you to improve your fishing strategy and to also have more fun with your outings. The largemouth fish is a type of black bass, and it belongs to the sunfish family. They are native of North America. This is the state fish of Alabama, and that is one location where you will find prime fishing conditions [...]

Arkansas bass fishing tournaments

There are some really spectacular bass fishing tournaments that take place in the state of Arkansas. If you live in this region then you should be finding out about them so you can attend. You may want to travel to this area so that you can participate in some of them as well. The internet is a vast resource for you to use from any location where you live. You can get information about the types of [...]

How to become a better bass angler

If you want to become a better bass angler, you just need to have some basic information. Like anything else, the more you do it the better you will become. Trying new techniques and learning from others will help you out. If you spend all your time out there doing the same thing again and again you won’t improve. Set some goals for yourself so that you can monitor your achievements. It is amazing [...]

Four bass fishing secrets that work on Lake Champlain

Bass fishing is a wonderful sport that gives you the chance to get outside and enjoy the fresh air and beautiful scenery and Lake Champlain is one of the best places to seek out this species. There are over seventy Islands located throughout the water and over thirty tributaries leading into the lake. This type of environment is perfect for the bass to grow and strive so it’s an excellent lake [...]

4 smallmouth bass fishing tactics to use in Indiana

Smallmouth bass are some of the most energetic and challenging fish to catch. This is what makes them so incredibly appealing to all types of anglers and Indiana is a great place to reel in a nice catch. The Smallmouth didn’t get their name from their overall body size so don’t think these guys are tiny. They get their name simply from their mouths being smaller than their counterpart, [...]

Best places in southern California for bass fishing

Southern California is one of the best places in the world to go bass fishing and it’s the home to the smallmouth, largemouth, stripers and spotted bass. Most anywhere you go fishing in Southern California will produce bass but they’re more plentiful in some areas and grow bigger in others. A diverse group of anglers fish for bass because they’re an excellent species for anyone from [...]

Four striped bass rigs and how to use them

Many anglers seek out striped bass because of their size and the battle they will put up when hooked. The challenge they offer is incomparable to most gamefish due to their size. This species can grow to be very large and this makes them quite a challenge. They can weigh in over one hundred pounds and one of the most amazing things about this species is that you can find them close to the shore. Striped [...]

5 new stripped bass fishing secrets

Striped bass fishing is thrilling and invigorating due to the size and strength of this fish. They are the biggest fish in the bass family with some of them weighing in over one hundred pounds. If you’re a serious angler looking for the chance to reel in a trophy fish, this would be a good one to seek out. When you catch one, you’ll be accomplished quite a feat. It would certainly be something [...]

4 striper fishing techniques for outer banks

Stripers are an incredible species that can be found around the Outer Banks located off the coast of North Carolina. They are a true bass and they’re the largest one found in the bass family. Sometimes they’re referred to as striped bass. This popular game fish is recognized easily by their color and markings, which is olive green with 7 or 8 distinctive horizontal stripes running down [...]

Five bass fishing tips and techniques that work everytime

Most of the really large bass are caught in deep water. There are several techniques you can use to reach deep-water bass. One of my favorites is a ‘Drop-Shot’ rig. A Drop Shot is simply a finesse worm technique that is rigged with a plastic worm or small shad type bait fished on a #1 wide gap hook tied approximately 18 to 24 inches ABOVE a 3/16th ounce weight attached to the end of the [...]

Read these four tips before you buy a bass boat

When you are shopping for a bass boat, there are several things you need to take into consideration. These 4 tips will help you to get on the right track. The boat you get should be one that you will be very content with for your fishing adventures, so don’t rush into making that purchase. New or Used? When it comes to bass boats, you will find that your options are new or used. There are pros [...]

Five striped bass fishing tips to use on rivers

The striped bass is a game fish that lives most of its life in the ocean several feet offshore. Since this is considered a saltwater species, you may not think about seeking them out in rivers but there are times when you can catch striped bass in rivers. When the striped bass matures, they will migrate into the brackish water, which is the area where the freshwater meets the ocean. This is when you [...]

Three smallmouth fishing secrets for the beginner

Many anglers love to fish for the smallmouth bass, which is why they’re a very popular game fish sought out by all types of anglers. It doesn’t matter if you’re a novice or an expert, a young child or an adult, fishing for the smallmouth bass is a fun and rewarding experience for all. This species is a hot topic when it comes to tournament fishing and for the weekend anglers. Identifying [...]

5 tactics to catch more striped bass fish

Striped bass fishing is fun, exciting and challenging all at the same time. This species is classified as a true bass and they are one the largest of the bass family. A striped bass can weigh in excess of one hundred pounds and they fight hard when hooked. With qualities like these, you can see why anglers seeking a trophy fish or those looking for a real challenge seek them out. It can be very difficult [...]

Four white bass fishing lures and when to use them

The White Bass (Morone chrysops), also known as the Sand Bass, is a true bass of the family Moronidae, and includes Striped Bass, Yellow Bass, and the sea basses. Contrary to popular belief, Largemouth, and Smallmouth Bass are not ‘basses’ at all, but members of the panfish family Micropterus, which also includes bluegills, all the freshwater sunfishes, and crappie. Due to stocking programs, [...]

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 [...]
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