Fishing slowly is the first trick, because bass are lethargic in cold water.
She stubbornly fishes with the same rod-and-reel she’s had since middle school—whether we’re fishing for crappies or walleyes, bass or pike. Talk to her about forage base and moon phase and water temperature and you’ll see her eyes glaze over. Ask how deep she’s fishing, what line she has spooled, or even what lure she’s throwing and she’ll usually shrug her shoulders.
Here's this fishing editor's Christmas list ... What fishing gear is on yours?
Can Facebook help you catch fish? Yes. Watch Web Guy Greg and Steve Pennaz demonstrate.
'The Quarry' is one of those idyllic spots that a fisherman dreams about, a fishing gem far from the madding crowds where the bass are fat and plentiful.
Find the right fishing guide and the return on investment can be superb. Here are a few things to keep in mind.
For 80 bucks, you can’t go wrong here, especially because if you buy a Pro Max by Dec. 31, 2011, you’ll get a free Abu Garcia hooded sweatshirt.
It’s a rare thing when I take a trip that doesn’t involve fishing, but sometimes it’s good to break tradition.
Live in the snow belt and love to fish -- but don't enjoying ice fishing? Don't fret, you don't have to wait 6 months until ice-out to get your fishing fix.
The fact that catchability is a heritable trait, at least in largemouth bass, is astounding. And what’s even more astounding is that at least one hatchery company, American Sport Fish is offering bass that were bred not only for improve catchability, but also for their potential to grow to large sizes.