Christopher Smith

Minnesota’s DNR Says Keep 6 Smallmouth Bass Per Day To Rescue Walleyes

World famous Mille Lacs Lake has become a prime smallmouth bass lake in recent years. According to the Department of Natural Resources it is too good. They feel that the large population of smallmouth bass is having a detrimental effect on walleye so they are allowing more “harvesting” of smallmouth bass as well as Northern […]

 Christopher Smith

Can You Spybait In Cold River Water For Smallies?

Spring?! Ahh, the first day of spring… Here is Pennsylvania, we should be looking at high temps in the 50s and typically the river water temps are usually in the mid to upper forties by now. With the extended winter weather, it has been impossible for my buddy Kenny V of Reel River Adventures to […]

 Christopher Smith

Columbia River Smallmouth Action

The Columbia River is arguably one of the best smallmouth bass fisheries in the west. Take a few minutes to check out the action here: Columbia River Smallies Please let us know if you have any stories or pics from the Columbia River. We’d love to hear about them!

 Christopher Smith

If You’re Gonna Fish In The Cold You’ve Got To Know About This

Who has trouble with their guides freezing when the water temps are low and the air temps are below freezing? I know I do! Why would you want to fish in these conditions? “I had one of the biggest smallmouth limits of my life (24 pounds) while fishing an ABA (American Bass Anglers) championship at […]

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Buckeye Smallies? Restoring The Olentangy River

There is a small river that meanders its way through the middle of Ohio, passing south towards Columbus and passing right by the campus of the Ohio State University. Good news for smallmouth bass fans and nature lovers everywhere! The City of Columbus is investing $7 million dollars to create a habitat that is pleasing […]

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Smallmouth Bass Fishing Report 12.13.2013

Let’s take a look at some smallmouth bass fishing reports for the middle of December, 2013. There aren’t many reports available this time of year but we can count on continued reports from Tennessee. Even if you don’t live in these areas, I hope this helps you figure out what to fish when the water […]

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Serves You Right Ya Big Dope! Preserve The Resource

Serves You Right Ya Big Dope! Preserve The Resource

An Indiana man was arrested this week for illegal possession of smallmouth bass. Police noticed a man that was keeping too many smallies and had some that were not of legal size. He was arrested and it was found that he had previously been charged for the same offense. The problem with this type of […]

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Mystery Tackle Box Giveaway!

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Can You Use Frogs For Smallmouth Bass?

The Frog…not always considered a top option in smallmouth bass fishing. Sure, we use them in largemouth bass fishing a lot. After all, those bucket mouths love to chill around lily pads and frogs are often found in this environment so it seems to be a natural fit. Smallmouth bass tend to hang around in […]

 Christopher Smith

Control The Mental Game When Fishing

When you lose a great fish, how do you react? Do you flip out and break stuff? Do you pout or get in a foul mood for the next 45 minutes? To be a successful angler, you gotta get over it and learn something. Listen to Kevin VanDam talk about this aspect of fishing and […]