3 Jig Techniques To Catch Winter Bass

When the water turns cold, the leadhead jig becomes one of the most appealing lures to lethargic bass. Jig techniques can vary, but three big ones can definitely help you have a good day during the winter bass chasing months. During the winter, anglers can throw a variety of jigs designed to trigger a strike from even the most sluggish …

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How To Target Striped Bass 101

While largemouth bass fishing thrills anglers with its acrobatics, striped bass make a spool-stripping run after the hookset. If you are looking for some striper action this time of year on your favorite lake, head up creek arms where the fish will be feeding on shad. On many of these fisheries—especially in the South–stripers remain in the creeks throughout the …

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How To Catch Rock Bass: The Underappreciated Panfish

Rock Bass 101 Catching a nice stringer of panfish is one of the most rewarding experiences an angler can have, only topped by the smiles, camaraderie, and relaxation of the fish fry that often follows. There’s nothing like a mess of fresh bluegill, crappie, or perch to really get folks feeling good. For too many anglers, though, crappie, perch, and bluegill …

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How To Prevent Snagging In Grass With 4 Killer Baits

If bass fishing was a college degree, “fishing in and around aquatic vegetation” would be a capstone course required for graduation. Aquatic grasses hold baitfish and provide protection from predators. You can almost bet that no matter where you are in the country, if there’s any weeds at all – there’s going to be at least a few bass hanging around. …

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How To Catch Trout In Heavy Current

To most trout fisherman, you know the deal when you’re chasing your target species. You’ll be fishing in a lot of rivers, streams, and channels. Getting to and from the spots you wish to cast will be difficult. And the current might be an issue. Catching trout in heavy current is possible, though, and if you know what you are …