Bassmaster Tips

Subscribe to Bassmaster Tips feed
Updated: 1 hour 53 min ago

Jerkbait fishing tips with Casey Ashley

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 07:42
Elite pro Casey Ashley talks about a favorite technique of his.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Fall bass fishing is great bass fishing

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 08:16

It’s fall. That means it’s time for my annual tribute to what might be the best time of all to be on the water trying to trick a creature that has a brain the size of a pea.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

How we make fishing work

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:48

We are asked frequently how the two of us make this lifestyle work as well as it does. It is a great question and there are many things we do that I feel contribute to it running smoothly.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

September is for frogs

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 13:59

I’ve caught more big bass shallow on a floating frog than any other lure. Period. And September is a

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Swindle shows you how to skip with casting gear

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 08:35
Skipping with casting gear will get you fish that you probably couldn't get. G-Man shows you how.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Fall bait selection, Part 2

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 08:20

Mike Iaconelli's four nontraditional baits for fall bass.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Smallies play by a different set of rules

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 08:14

You would think that as many years I’ve been fishing northern Michigan smallmouth, I would have seen and experienced just about everything. Well, this week added another chapter to that book.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Drop shot tips from Chris Zaldain

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:57
Elite Series pro Chris Zaldain talks about how to rig a drop shot for any situation.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Fall fishing bait picks

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 08:48

Now that we have those Labor Day cookouts behind us, we’re heading into one of the year’s key transi

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Day on the Lake with Miyazaki

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 08:06
Homepage Text: 

Welcome to Bassmaster Magazine's Day on the Lake! This month, it’s Yusuke Miyazaki's turn to take on Lake J. Read more

Homepage Links: 

Read more

Welcome to Bassmaster Magazine's Day on the Lake! This month, it’s Yusuke Miyazaki's turn to take on Lake J.

https://www.bassmaster.com/node/603571 Homepage Image: 

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Tube jigs for Bays de Noc

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 13:02

Throwing a tube for Great Lakes smallies is certainly no secret. It is very effective, and many tournaments are won on this tactic every year.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Now’s the time to get serious

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 09:16

Even though I’m starting to think about putting a blind over my duck boat and finding a spot or two to harvest a deer, I have to drill down on my fishing as I prepare for the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Surface swagger with wakebaits

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 13:35

My first exposure to wake baits came while competing in a B.A.S.S. event on Sam Rayburn Reservoir in the late 1980s.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Fall bait selection with Ike

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 13:27

This week we’re going to talk about fall bait selection. We’ll concentrate on four traditional baits that almost everyone thinks about when they start their fall bass fishing.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Be a weather watcher for fall patterns

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 07:07

Here in Michigan, trees are beginning to change colors and September weather usually triggers a transition into fall, which means our fish will soon be moving from deep to shallow.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Bethel's how to for the Magnum Spoon

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 05:40
Bethel's Dalton Wilson and Randall Morris break down how to use the Magnum Spoon.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

ChatterBait tips from Brett Hite

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 11:02
Brett Hite breaks down his setup for a ChatterBait and tells you what to do when you get bit.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Zaldain drop shots into third

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 14:07

Going into the A.R.E. Truck Caps Bassmaster Elite at Cayuga Lake, Chris "Zaldaingerous" Zaldain was 63rd in the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year points.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Faircloth fished deep grass, too

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 14:07

Like many Bassmaster Elite Series pros, Todd Faircloth had never been on Cayuga Lake prior to the A.R.E. Truck Caps Bassmaster Elite held there. "All I knew was it had grass in it," he said.

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Hackney's Cayuga pattern details

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 14:06

We all know Greg Hackney won the Bassmaster Elite Series tournament at Cayuga Lake, N.Y. using his namesake Strike King Hack Attack Jig. But how exactly did he get on the jig bite and where he was he fishing?

read more

Categories: Bass Master

Pages