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  • 2017 Abalone Survey Participation Deadline Extended in California

    2017 Abalone Survey Participation Deadline Extended in California

    The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has extended the deadline to participate in an online public survey about recreational fishing for red abalone. To allow for greater participation, the survey will be open through April 30.

  • 27.29 to win Coeur d'Alene

    27.29 to win Coeur d'Alene

    Lake Coeur d'Alene in Idaho is consistently on the Bassmaster Top 100 list of lakes and has been ranked very high several times

  • Daiwa pro Cody Meyer holds on to lead at Day 2 of FLW Tour event on Beaver

    Daiwa pro Cody Meyer holds on to lead at Day 2 of FLW Tour event on Beaver

    Pro Cody Meyer of Auburn, California, caught a five-bass limit weighing 12 pounds, 8 ounces Friday to retain his lead in the FLW Tour event at Beaver Lake with a two-day catch of 10 bass weighing 28-9. He now holds a slim 3-ounce lead over second place pro Jason Reyes of Huffman, Texas, in the four-day event, presented by General Tire, that features a field of 161 of the world’s best bass-fishing professionals casting for a top award of up to $125,000.

  • DWR is looking for 2 new folks to join the Oroville Spillway team

    DWR is looking for 2 new folks to join the Oroville Spillway team

    DWR is looking for 2 new folks to join our #OrovilleSpillway team. If you enjoy a fast paced environment, have a public relations/community outreach background and want to be part of a crucial project for the State, apply for a Public Information Officer position

  • Fishing Oroville Lake | April 28

    Fishing Oroville Lake | April 28

    Launched about 6:30am today at Lime saddle, stopped fishing right at 10am. Water warmed a little more and the bite improved a little more.

  • Video - Folsom Lake Fishing Report - FPT Tourney

    Video - Folsom Lake Fishing Report - FPT Tourney

    Video/fishing report of Folsom Lake

  • CAlifornia General Trout Season Opens April 29

    CAlifornia General Trout Season Opens April 29

    The general trout opener in many counties throughout California will commence on Saturday, April 29, one hour before sunrise.

  • Daiwa pro Cody Meyer holds Day 1 lead at FLW Tour stop on Beaver Lake

    Daiwa pro Cody Meyer holds Day 1 lead at FLW Tour stop on Beaver Lake

    Pro Cody Meyer of Auburn, California, caught a five-bass limit weighing 16 pounds, 1 ounce Thursday to take the lead on opening day of the four-day FLW Tour event at Beaver Lake. The event, presented by General Tire, features a field of 322 of the world’s best bass-fishing professionals and co-anglers casting for top awards of up to $125,000 cash in the pro division and up to $25,000 cash in the co-angler division.

  • Five ways for the shore-bound angler to enjoy more consistent catches

    Five ways for the shore-bound angler to enjoy more consistent catches

    Let's face the facts: nearly everyone gets their start in fishing by casting a line from shore. These outings find us anxious to tangle with "whatever bites" and happy to steal a few moments near the water to wash away life's trials and tribulations.

  • Layin’ it on the Line

    Layin’ it on the Line

    The most basic rule in fishing? You can use the finest fishing gear and still fail miserably by missing one crucial element: spooling premium line. After all, this thin lifeline is the only link between you and a trophy.

  • Punchin' Tip from KVD | Don't Bring 'Em Up Hot

    Punchin' Tip from KVD | Don't Bring 'Em Up Hot

    KVD talks punchin'.

  • Sight-Fishing Tips with Hunter Shryock

    Sight-Fishing Tips with Hunter Shryock

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    Sight fishing for bedding bass is a yearly occurrence that many bass anglers look forward to. Hunter Shryock is an up and coming Bassmaster Opens pro who has a passion for fishing for bass he can see. He has spent time perfecting the approach by having the right baits, learning the tendencies of each fish and doing everything he can to stay undetected.

  • Yo-Zuri Pro Brandon Card Takes Command Of Bassmaster Elite At Mississippi’s Ross Barnett

    Yo-Zuri Pro Brandon Card Takes Command Of Bassmaster Elite At Mississippi’s Ross Barnett

    Brandon Card of Knoxville, Tenn., takes the lead on the first day of the 2017 Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Elite at Ross Barnett, bringing 22 pounds, 14 ounces to the scales on Thursday.

  • B.A.S.S. Announces High School And Junior Bass Fishing Championships

    B.A.S.S. Announces High School And Junior Bass Fishing Championships

    For the fourth consecutive year, the Costa  High School National Championship presented by DICK'S Sporting Goods will be held on Kentucky Lake at Paris, Tenn., B.A.S.S. announced today.

  • BASS Western HS Qualifier for Nationals - There is still time to register!

    BASS Western HS Qualifier for Nationals - There is still time to register!

    Yuba Sutter Fishing Club is hosting the 1st Western National High School Qualifier on Lake Oroville this Saturday, April 29th out of Bidwell Marina.

  • Cooch's Pro-Teen and My Love of Tournament Fishing

    Cooch's Pro-Teen and My Love of Tournament Fishing

    I just finished signing up as a boater for the pro-teen and had to post both a thank you and a call to boaters. This will be my 2nd year as a boater and my 6th year fishing this tournament.

  • Homes for fish: habitat improvement project underway at Roosevelt Lake

    Homes for fish: habitat improvement project underway at Roosevelt Lake

    In first phase of long-term project on Tonto National Forest lakes, AZGFD biologists sink fish habitat structures

  • Top-3 Abu Garcia Products Under $200

    Top-3 Abu Garcia Products Under $200

    Top-3 Abu Garcia Products Under $200 | Bang for your Buck

  • WWBT $20K Club | Wild West Bass Trail

    WWBT $20K Club | Wild West Bass Trail

    These are the anglers who've won at least $20,000 with the Wild West Bass Trail since its inception 16 months ago.

  • MORE MYSTERIES OF LOWRANCE EXPOSED

    MORE MYSTERIES OF LOWRANCE EXPOSED

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    Let’s say you pull up to a Waypoint that is off shore and the wind is blowing. You head into the wind as you approach the Waypoint; so while you are fishing you will be able to control the boat’s position. You are on your trolling motor holding your position and the Waypoint marking your offshore structure is right in front of you and you make your first cast.