Christopher Smith

North Carolina Smallmouth Bass

What? Smallmouth bass in the Carolinas? Heck yea! Everyone knows about the smallmouth bass fishing in Tennessee, right next door, so it makes sense that there are some great smallie fishing opportunities in North Carolina. On average, it takes 5 to 6 years for smallies to reach 12 inches in North Carolina. This can vary […]

 Christopher Smith

Indiana Smallmouth Anglers Catch Bass For Prizes

I’m gonna catch some bass, put twenty dollars in my pocket… Hey Indiana smalljaw anglers, its time to fish the West Fork White River, Eel River and St. Joseph River looking for bass with a jaw tag form the Indiana DNR. The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is tagging 500 legal-sized black bass on three […]

 Christopher Smith

High Water Smallies: Don’t Let High Water Stop You

Many of our smallmouth bass fishing fans live in areas where the prime smallmouth bass fishing is in rivers and streams. When the rains of spring come and push water levels up, some anglers keep the rods in the garage and wait for another day. I have to say that I would rather fish moderately […]

 Christopher Smith

River Smallmouth Winter Patterns Video Review

Whoa, I recently watched Jeff Little’s “River Smallmouth Winter Patterns”, and all I can say is damn… Why would I say that? Because for several years now, I have been at the mercy of the winter smallmouth learning curve and would mostly go winter smallmouth angling with someone that knew exactly where the winter holes […]

 Christopher Smith

Epic Susky Smallmouth Fishing

Videos like this don’t come around everyday so I had to share this epic Susquehanna smallmouth fishing video.  There is some great underwater footage in the middle of the video you must see. Epic Susky Fishing Thank you Joe Raymond for the awesome edit job and even better smallmouth bass and underwater footage. For an […]

 Christopher Smith

Finding Smallmouth Bass In Rivers

If you want to have more fun fishing, then finding smallmouth bass in rivers is a very important skill to have so you can spend more time catching fish. Many rivers are big, some are wide, and some have areas that don’t hold fish. The key is to constantly learn and improve your knowledge of what […]

 Christopher Smith

Juniata River Smallmouth Fishing

There are many kayak fishermen, fly anglers and jet boaters who love Juniata River smallmouth fishing. Similar in habitat to the Susquehanna, the Juniata provides a smaller, less crowded waterway for smallmouth fishing and is becoming more and more popular for kayak fishermen (and women). When fishing rivers and streams, the approaches are often the […]

 Christopher Smith

Shallow River Smallmouth Fishing

Hot weather and shallow river smallmouth fishing are part of summer in many areas of North America. Here are some great tips to fish the most productive areas of these rivers. Shallow river smallmouth fishing The equation for smallie success in shallow rivers like the Quinebaug in summer is to ignore the stretches that lack […]

 Christopher Smith

Small Tubes For River Smalllmouth Bass

When using tubes for river smallmouth bass, it has been my experience here in Pennsylvania, that downsizing to a 3  inch or smaller tube is a good idea.  In lakes and ponds, I have found the larger 4 inch tubes to be successful but it seems that the forage in rivers may be smaller and […]

 Christopher Smith

Cheap Smallmouth Fishing

Let’s explore cheap smallmouth fishing a bit.  We all see these great pictures of fantastic smallmouth bass from big lakes such as Erie and Lake St. Clair and don’t have the cash, the time or the gear to go to a location like that.  Bass boats, jet boats and even kayaks, canoes, etc require time […]