Articles

Sort:
Limit:

  • B.A.S.S. Raises Maximum Rod Length To 10 Feet In 2017

    B.A.S.S. Raises Maximum Rod Length To 10 Feet In 2017

    The 8-foot length limit on Bassmaster tournament competitors' fishing rods will be changed for 2017, allowing anglers to use rods as long as 10 feet. Elite Series pro Skeet Reese was one of the main proponents of the change.

  • Ice Fishing Fast with Finesse —The Ultimate One-Two Punch

    Ice Fishing Fast with Finesse —The Ultimate One-Two Punch

    Custom Jigs & Spins Pro Finesse Drop Chain amplifies nearly any ice lure Coralville, IA – Every action, they say, yields its own consequence.

  • Three Ways to Rig a Soft Swimbait with Josh Bertrand

    Three Ways to Rig a Soft Swimbait with Josh Bertrand

    This swimbait can be fished either with a weighted or non-weighted hook. “It’s very versatile and I will switch between standard and weighted hooks depending on how the fish are acting,”

  • Best Bass Tournaments | Last Day to Confirm for TOC

    Best Bass Tournaments | Last Day to Confirm for TOC

    Monday September 26th is the last day to confirm your spot in the TOC. If you have not done so register on line or give Randy a call. Also make sure you save your receipts of $20 or

  • LAKE MEAD WELCOMES THE WILD WEST BASS TRAIL’S LUCAS OIL WESTERN CLASSIC

    LAKE MEAD WELCOMES THE WILD WEST BASS TRAIL’S LUCAS OIL WESTERN CLASSIC

    The Wild West Bass Trail (WWBT) brings its inaugural year-end championship, the Lucas Oil Western Classic presented by the City of Henderson, to Lake Mead on Sept. 30 – Oct. 2, 2016.

  • Most But Not All Tuna Catch from Abundant Stocks

    Most But Not All Tuna Catch from Abundant Stocks

    WASHINGTON — The following was released by the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation: The global commercial catch of tuna — a valuable, natural protein food source — reached 5 million tons in 2014, an increase from 4.6 million in 2013, according to the ISSF Tuna Stock Status Update – 2016 (Status of the World Fisheries for Tuna) report just published by the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF). The report can be downloaded from the ISSF Status of the Stocks page. Tuna accounts for approximately 6% of the world's 81.5-million-ton marine catch.

  • Alabama Bass Trail Signs Two Year Extension with Fox Sports Southeast

    Alabama Bass Trail Signs Two Year Extension with Fox Sports Southeast

    Decatur, Ala. – The Alabama Bass Trail (ABT) has signed a two year extension with Fox Sports Southeast (FSS) to continue airing the ABT Tournament Series on network television in 2017 and 2018. Eleven episodes and 72 re-airs will be televised on Sunday mornings.

  • CDFW Recognizes National Hunting and Fishing Day, Celebrates California’s Original Conservationists

    CDFW Recognizes National Hunting and Fishing Day, Celebrates California’s Original Conservationists

    National Hunting and Fishing Day is Saturday, Sept. 24. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) reminds Californians of the plentiful opportunities to enjoy hunting and fishing in the state and commends them for their commitment to conservation.

  • Central Open Has Pennant Race Pressure

    Central Open Has Pennant Race Pressure

    Opens competitors will take on the Red River during the second Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Central Open of the season, held out of Shreveport/Bossier City, La., Sept. 29-Oct. 1.

  • Bryan Schmitt Claims Bassmaster Victory At Champlain

    Bryan Schmitt Claims Bassmaster Victory At Champlain

    Bryan Schmitt of Deale, Md., wins the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open #3 on Lake Champlain in Plattsburgh, N.Y., with 59 pounds, 13 ounces. \

  • California Halibut Fishery to Close Sept. 24

    California Halibut Fishery to Close Sept. 24

    The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) announces the recreational Pacific halibut fishery will close Saturday, Sept. 24 at 12:01 a.m. for the remainder of 2016. Based on the latest catch projections, CDFW expects the 2016 quota of 29,640 pounds will be exceeded unless the fishery is closed.

  • Comprehensive Delta Update | Sept 24

    Comprehensive Delta Update | Sept 24

    R2SeaTournament is Just a Week Away and promises to be Epic event! Anglers from throughout West converge on Russo’s Marina for this two day extravaganza! Dan’s Delta Outdoors has what you need!

  • The Classic Bass Fishing Hook Redefined

    The Classic Bass Fishing Hook Redefined

    Few pieces of terminal tackle SCREAM bass fishing like the offset wide gap hook. This perennial, versatile lip-piercer serves as the foundation for a wide variety of soft plastic delivery systems – such as Texas and Carolina rigs – and is equally effective when adorned with a fluke, Senko, topwater toad and a myriad of other offerings.

  • Bryan Schmitt Climbs Into First In Bassmaster Open On Lake Champlain

    Bryan Schmitt Climbs Into First In Bassmaster Open On Lake Champlain

    Bryan Schmitt of Deale, Md., takes the lead on Day 2 of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open #3 held on Lake Champlain in Plattsburgh, N.Y. Schmitt brought 20 pounds, 6 ounces to the scales at Thursday's weigh-in for a two-day total of 40-15.

  • Catch Bassmaster Winning Ways this weekend on ESPN2!

    Catch Bassmaster Winning Ways this weekend on ESPN2!

    Catch Bassmaster Winning Ways this weekend on ESPN2!

  • New Record Blue Cat from Georgia's Oconee Lake

    New Record Blue Cat from Georgia's Oconee Lake

    Giant Lake Oconee Blue Cat Smashes Old RecordWayne Tatum, of Tennile, and his grandson Will Tatum, 6, with the record-breaking 69-lb., 7-oz. blue catfish.

  • Smith and Wesson to Sponsor National Hunting and Fishing Day on September 24, 2016

    Smith and Wesson to Sponsor National Hunting and Fishing Day on September 24, 2016

    Smith and Wesson will again sponsorship the National Hunting and Fishing Day (NHF Day). On this monumental day across the nation, sportsmen and women are recognized for preserving our national heritage. Through their efforts, future generations are able to continue to enjoy the great outdoors and all the hunting and fishing recreation-related opportunities discovered there.

  • GOVERNOR BROWN URGES WATER BOARD TO FAST TRACK RIVER FLOWS SETTLEMENT TO FILL THE DELTA TUNNELS:

    GOVERNOR BROWN URGES WATER BOARD TO FAST TRACK RIVER FLOWS SETTLEMENT TO FILL THE DELTA TUNNELS:

    Stockton – Today, Restore the Delta’s executive director Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla released the following statement in response to Governor Jerry Brown’s September 19, 2016 letter to Chair Felicia Marcus of the State Water Resources Control Board regarding the need for comprehensive agreements on environmental flows for both the San Joaquin and Sacramento Rivers.

  • Jigs: Versatile and Reliable #TBT

    Jigs: Versatile and Reliable #TBT

    Lets first discuss the weight of your jig and why I choose the heavier weights. Again, remember we are imitating a craw. And at this time of year, craw are digging and scooting around the bottom in very erratic fashion.

  • Tacorante Takes the Lead at Champlain Open

    Tacorante Takes the Lead at Champlain Open

    Jesse Tacoronte of Orlando, Fla., took the lead on Day 1 of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open #3 held on Lake Champlain out of Plattsburgh, N.Y. Tacoronte brought 21 pounds, 3 ounces to the scales at Wednesday's weigh-in.