Smallmouth Boating

Articles and reviews to guide you in the best boats, related equipment and maintenance in your pursuit of bronzebacks

 Christopher Smith

Lake Huron Smallmouth Fishing

We are always on the lookout for more underexplored smallmouth bass fishing opportunities. Lake Huron smallmouth fishing hasn’t really been recognized because it is overshadowed by the other species that were traditionally fished for there. In the lower 2/3 of the lake, the Chinook Salmon population has declined due to a lack of alewives. However, […]

 Christopher Smith

New Mississippi River Boat Ramp in Minnesota

For you Minnesota smallmouth anglers out there, there is a new Mississippi River boat ramp in Minnesota. This can give you better access to some prime smallmouth fishing spots there. A secret smallmouth bass fishing spot is now more accessible. Anoka County and city of Ramsey officials opened a new boat launch on the Mississippi […]

 Christopher Smith

Jet Boats For Fishing

Why do you need jet boats for fishing? Skinny, rock filled waterways hold prized smallmouth bass. River fishermen know that to get to the remote areas that hold those 20 inch smallmouth bass, you’ve got to get to areas that can only be accessed via kayak, canoe or jet boat. The great thing about having […]

 Christopher Smith

River Access For Smallmouth Fishing

River access for smallmouth fishing has been a challenge in some rivers. ¬†Well not anymore! Depending on the ramps available, the water levels and the terrain, rocks and obstacles, you put your life and your hull in danger. Having a jet boat with UHMW on it, is a great step in protecting your boat and […]

 Christopher Smith

Kayak Fishing For Smallmouth

Kayak fishing for smallmouth is gaining in popularity. As the gas prices increase and the cost of jet boats are out of reach for many, kayak fishing can be ideal. Not only is kayak fishing a lot of fun, you can often go in areas of shallow rivers and streams that waders and boaters are […]

 Christopher Smith

St. Croix National Scenic Riverway Smallmouth Bass

  St. Croix National Scenic Riverway Smallmouth Bass is a great little waterway, home to kayaks and canoes. ¬† Paddling a local river near you can be one of the most enjoyable get-a-ways for smallmouth bass fishing. It allows you to navigate areas where no boat can go, gets you away from the crowds and […]

 Christopher Smith

River Pro Jet Boat Video

As this River Pro jet boat video shows, River Pro boats are freakin awesome. They are a blast to navigate, a blast to fish from and they get you to your destination fast. If you want to get through skinny water to get to the smallmouth bass on rivers, your best bet is a jet […]