• Bass Fishing

    Monofilament and fluorocarbon lines each have their supporters, based on different tasks that the two lines perform better.

    Fluoro vs. Mono. Who wins?

    February 15 at 7:00am
    The author (left) caught this nice Lake Murray striper fishing with guide Brad Taylor.

    Lake Murray stripers begin to stir

    Look for spring fish on flats in any creek, guide says
    February 12 at 10:04am
    Tournament promoter Bo Russell expects Badin Lake’s big bass to bite this month.

    Badin Lake to rebound?

    Colder, stained water should trigger largemouth bass
    February 12 at 9:35am
    Bass eat less during the winter, but they still eat. Catch your share with these tips.

    Top 6 tips for catching winter bass

    Winter fishing can be tough, but worth it
    February 01 at 8:15pm
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    G. Loomis E6X

    February 01 at 7:00am
    Hybrid bass have replaced stripers as No. 1 targets for many Lake Norman anglers and guides.

    Hunt Norman’s hybrids - February is time to hunt hybrid bass on North Carolina’s Lake Norman

    Winter and early spring are prime times to target Lake Norman’s newest gamefish, the hybrid bass.
    February 01 at 7:00am
    Big female bass will start to stir this month on North Carolina’s Lake Tillery, and you should be waiting with jigs and jerkbaits.

    J&J joy on Tillery - Double your bass-fishing joy by fishing the “J&J” baits on Lake Tillery this month

    Jigs and jerkbaits are a great two-pronged approach to catching bass that become active this month on North Carolina’s Lake Tillery.
    February 01 at 7:00am
    Catch a few warm days in February, and bass pro Dearal Rodgers said Lake Wateree bass will turn on.

    Whack Lake Wateree’s early bass

    Look for fish around all kinds of cover through February
    January 31 at 3:08pm
    Stripers on Clarks Hill Lake will be congregated in the Georgia and South Carolina Little Rivers this month in search of baitfish.

    Simple stripers?

    Clarks Hill fish are in Little rivers this month
    January 31 at 2:59pm
    Steve Porter, who created the Super Sally, holds a hawg he caught with one recently on Florida’s Lake Okeechobee.

    The Super Sally

    One of bass fishing’s best kept secrets
    January 29 at 9:00am
    Don’t put away crankbaits that work in deeper water when the first big wave of spawning bass move in early, because they often stay in relatively deep water.

    Catch giants spawning first

    January 15 at 7:00am