Smallmouth Lures

 Christopher Smith

15 Best Smallmouth Bass Lures?

Outdoor Life just came out with their “15 Greatest Lures For Smallmouth Bass” and we at everything-smallmouth decided to take a look. There’s no doubt that there will be no argument with some of these choices but some of these could easily be replaced by other top baits. I suppose there are differences of opinion […]

 Christopher Smith

Shakey Head For Smallmouth Bass

Everyone talks about drop shotting for smallmouth bass these days but don’t forget about the simplicity of the shakey head. It’s easy to set up and can really trigger sluggish bass. With the shakey head, you are imitating small forage such as crayfish, lizards, worms and even bait fish sometimes. Here’s some great video describing […]

 Christopher Smith

Smallie Fishing 101: Fishing Tube Jigs For Spring River Smallmouth Bass

New to tube fishing? Here’s a beginner’s look at this versatile bait! Once winter is behind us, and the ice begins to clear, smallmouth bass will start to move out of their wintering holes, and head for the spawning flats. At that point, often in the very first week of spring, fishing can begin in […]

 Christopher Smith

Mark Zona’s Jerkbait Fishing Tips

I recently got an email from a reader saying that they just can’t seem to catch smallmouth bass on jerkbaits so I thought I’d share some tips from the Z train, Mark Zona. In this video, Mark discusses fall fishing but keep these tips in mind for your spring fishing as well. Mark Zona’s Jerkbait […]

 Christopher Smith

Hair Jig Tying For Smallmouth

If you look around at most of the big online tackle stores and local shops, you won’t find a big selection of hair jigs. I fish rocky rivers for smallmouth bass so I am constantly losing them and it can get expensive if you are buying them. The best way to go is to tie […]

 Christopher Smith

Smallies Slamming Swimming Lizards

Plastic lizards aren’t just for slow presentations anymore. Most people use lizards texas rigged or carolina rigged  with a slow presentation on the bottom or pitched into lily pads or heavy cover. This is a great video showing the versatility and effectiveness of swimming them on top!  Love the narration and excitement. This will make […]

 Christopher Smith

Hair Jigs Aren’t Just For Winter Smallmouth Anymore

Many smallmouth bass anglers turn to hair jigs in the winter because as they sit on the bottom, the hair flutters and appears to breathe.  You can leave the jig sitting on the bottom and it will attract the attention of sluggish cold water bronzebacks. As Doug Stange shows us, the hair jig is an […]

 Christopher Smith

What Is A Jerkbait and How Is It Fished?

When it comes to catching bass there are all sorts of different baits you can use, including some great lures such as crankbaits, jigs, plastics, spinnerbaits and topwaters. However, one of the very best baits, at just about any time of year, are jerkbaits. If you are new to smallmouth bass fishing, you may be […]

 Christopher Smith

Hook Up With Trailer Hooks: This Ain’t No Smallmouth Trailer Trash Talk

Spinnerbaits are FUN. That’s a no-brainer. Feel a strike and not hooking up with the bronzeback that bit it?  That’s No fun! How can you increase your odds of landing smallmouth bass on spinnerbaits? Add a trailer hook. Bass Pros and expert anglers such as Kevin Van Dam and Larry Nixon swear by them and you should […]

 Christopher Smith

Spring Smallmouth Fishing Tips: Brush Off The Cold And Brush Up Your Skills

As February fades and we move toward spring, many anglers come out of hibernation and get trigger happy to be back on the water. Some of us have braved the elements and fished through the winter but with a new season, comes new opportunities. Let’s take a look at some spring smallmouth fishing tips  on […]