Wacky Rigging For Smallmouth Bass Everyone knows that wacky rigging a soft stick bait such as a Senko, is a deadly technique to use when the bite is tough. It is hard for a smallie (or largemouth) to resist that tantalizing drop to the bottom. The problem with it is that is it’s terribly slow […]
The problem When smallmouth bass are moving from their winter locations to their spring prespawn staging areas, there can be great variability from day to day and year to year where bass can be found. One day, there can be no smallies where they should be, the next day, the shelf can be loaded with […]
PA proposes license price increase Officials at the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission are proposing a fee increase for annual fishing licenses from $21 to $27.50. This would be the largest percent increase in this fee in commission history. In the past, increases in license fees have typically caused an 8% decrease in license purchases […]
If you’ve always fished for largemouth bass and were lucky enough to catch a few bronzebacks along the way, you may just need a change in technique or color to increase your smallmouth bass fishing success. Smallmouth bass are more aggressive and tend not to hide close to cover as much as largemouth bass do. […]
Even though we are all about smallmouth bass fishing here, we’re always impressed with ANY great fisherman. This cool cat waits, and SETS THE HOOK, perfectly! No catch and release needed here. Hope you enjoyed this break from our regularly scheduled programming!
Most of us have seen bass on or around their beds while fishing in spring. We’ve even seen underwater video of them guarding against predators. You’ve GOT to take a few minutes, chill, and watch this amazing underwater video of smallies getting it on! Spawning smallmouth bass I’m a big proponent of leaving them alone […]
Smallmouth bass live crayfish action This is some awesome video footage of smallmouth bass feeding on crayfish. I share these underwater videos to show you what is actually happening when a bass reacts to and attacks your bait. Dropping Bass Or Are They Bumping It? We often think we lose the bass due to our […]
The new fishing season brings new opportunity to try new things. Are you READY?! Are you the kind of angler that loves to buy new stuff and try new baits/techniques or do you like to stick to tried and true approaches? Are you an ADD Fisherman? I’m an ADD fisherman. If there is a lull […]
Ahh, walking baits! One of my favorite ways to fish for smallmouth bass. Once you learn to walk the dog, you’ll love these baits too! For a comprehensive how-to on walking the dog, check out this article: click here Now, we are going to mention a few of our favorite walking baits here. Each has […]
Joe Raymond has some amazing smallmouth bass skills and equally impressive video editing skills. Crank up the volume and check this out! Pick up your own GoPro here by clicking here!