• Bass Fishing

    Somewhat dormant during the heat of the summer, largemouth bass begin to stir as September arrives, their movements driven by the weather and baitfish.

    September starts over

    The signs of fall fishing are upon us; learn them
    September 19, 2017 at 7:01am
    Know how to solve September’s bass puzzle in the Carolinas.

    September bass equation - All creeks aren’t created equal. Which ones will bass use in the fall?

    Current, stained water and baitfish are building blocks for some great fishing as summer gives way to fall in the Carolinas and bass make a big move.
    September 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Striped bass, as well as largemouth bass, will school in the upper part of Roanoke Rapids Lake on cloudy days, giving guide Tim Biesecker  plenty of topwater action.

    Clouds are the bomb

    Overcast days key action at Roanoke Rapids
    August 30, 2017 at 3:10pm
    Bass pro Dearal Rodgers does a lot of damage in the fall fishing for bass in Lake Wateree’s shallow grass.

    Hit grass bass

    Wateree fish move to vegetation
    August 30, 2017 at 3:05pm
    Guide Richard Andrews catches plenty of fall stripers in the Pamlico River.

    A bridge to stripers

    Pamlico River fish love pilings, topwaters
    August 30, 2017 at 2:44pm
    He was targeting bowfin, but Collin Yoder said he didn't mind landing this big bass instead.

    Kayak angler fishing for bowfin catches huge bass instead

    Lowcountry angler didn't mind the surprise
    August 10, 2017 at 10:59pm
    Lowcountry angler Kurt Mazurek is on Shimano's Curado Bass Slam Challenge with B.A.S.S. Elite pro Keith Combs.

    Lowcountry angler on quest to catch all 9 black bass species

    Shimano rep teaming up with Elite angler Keith Combs
    August 07, 2017 at 11:36pm
    Hot weather doesn’t have to be a turn-off for Carolinas bass fishermen.

    Some like it hot - Tips for hot-weather bass fishing in the Carolinas

    The phrase “They gotta eat sometime” never rings truer for fishermen than in August’s heat. Follow the advice of these expert anglers and learn how to set up a buffet for bass.
    August 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Largemouth bass are a tough sell in August, but understanding how current affects them is half the battle; the other half is coaxing them into biting.

    Understand current’s role

    Moving water is important to August success
    August 01, 2017 at 7:00am