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  • Top-3 Bass Boat Insurance Questions ANSWERED!

    Top-3 Bass Boat Insurance Questions ANSWERED!

    “Ben’s Top 3 Boat Insurance Tips!” Hello Friends of Westernbass.com! First off, I would like to thank all of you who have contacted me for a boat quote in 2017. Over 250 of you have called. You are providing me the opportunity to have a successful small business and pursue my fishing prowess. I am grateful to call you friends. Here is an update on Ben Green Insurance Agency:

  • Flippin' Stick that Can Punch | Introducing the Daiwa Tatula Elite Rods

    Flippin' Stick that Can Punch | Introducing the Daiwa Tatula Elite Rods

    Photo: Ricky Bodsford Years ago “Team Daiwa” was one of the most well-known pro-staffs in all of fishing. It featured top pros and a line of signature series of products they designed. Fast-forward to today and Daiwa again has one of the best teams in the world of bass fishing. They are also gearing up to release a new line of rods designed by these pros and are each rod is exactly what they wanted.

  • Video Updates 2017 Bassmaster Classic

    Video Updates 2017 Bassmaster Classic

    Click for video updates from the Classic with Ish Monroe, Justin Lucas, Chris Zaldain, Hank Cherry, Andy Montgomery, Keith Combs and many more

  • KVD and Edwin Evers Preview the Bassmaster Classic

    KVD and Edwin Evers Preview the Bassmaster Classic

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    Kevin VanDam and Edwin Evers are a threat to win every event they enter. With five Bassmaster Classic titles and 34 B.A.S.S. wins between them, they are among the most successful anglers fishing this year’s event. They know what it takes to win a Classic, how to handle the added pressure and will again be a threat this year. They both previewed the Lake Conroe Classic and explain what techniques could lead to a win.

  • 4 Ways Lowrance Electronics Will Play at the Bassmaster Classic

    4 Ways Lowrance Electronics Will Play at the Bassmaster Classic

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    The upcoming Bassmaster Classic on Lake Conroe, Texas is set to be a shallow water event with bass in all stages of the spawn. Even with during the spring, Bassmaster Classic contenders fishing the event feel like their electronics will be crucial to locating bass. Shaw Grigsby, Dean Rojas, Ish Monroe, Edwin Evers and James Elam all weigh in on how Lowrance will be vital to their success.

  • Justin Lucas and Mike Iaconelli Talk the Classic at Conroe

    Justin Lucas and Mike Iaconelli Talk the Classic at Conroe

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    With the Bassmaster Classic quickly approaching, the 52 anglers who qualified for the event are formulating strategies and gameplans. Mike Iaconelli and Justin Lucas are both vying for the title and have a similar approach to tackle both the boat traffic and the bass at Lake Conroe.

  • Bobby Lane’s Classic Spring Cranking Approach | Countdown to the Bassmaster Classic

    Bobby Lane’s Classic Spring Cranking Approach | Countdown to the Bassmaster Classic

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    When bass are around the spawning period, Bobby Lane likes to focus on fish that are transitioning to spawning grounds as well as those who have finished. This and more on his 2017 Bassmaster Classic plan for Lake Conroe.

  • Brett Hite and Brent Ehrler Preview Conroe: Countdown to the Bassmaster Classic

    Brett Hite and Brent Ehrler Preview Conroe: Countdown to the Bassmaster Classic

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    Western Elite Series pros Brett Hite and Brent Ehrler share many similarities. Both started by dominating west coast regional events before taking on the national bass tours.  The two anglers will also both be competing in the upcoming Bassmaster Classic on Lake Conroe in Texas and each has a plan to bring the trophy back to the west.

  • 7 Must-Have Truck Accessories with Brandon Palaniuk

    7 Must-Have Truck Accessories with Brandon Palaniuk

    Professional bass anglers spend plenty of time behind the wheel, trailering their boat across the country to the next event. Their truck is essential for getting them there safely and effectively and they are subject to anything the road throws at them. Brandon Palaniuk is known as one pro whose truck stands out with style, but it is also built with function and safety in mind.

  • Three Bassmaster Classic Contenders Predict the Winning Pattern for Lake Conroe in Texas

    Three Bassmaster Classic Contenders Predict the Winning Pattern for Lake Conroe in Texas

    The upcoming 2017 Bassmaster Classic promises to be one for the ages. A big fish lake during the spring is ripe for big weights.

  • Randall Tharp Weighs in on the Bassmaster Classic | Texas Bass Fishing

    Randall Tharp Weighs in on the Bassmaster Classic | Texas Bass Fishing

    The 2017 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Conroe in Texas has the chance to break records in both weights of the winning bass as well as attendance according to Bassmaster Elite Series competitor Randal Tharp.

  • 4 River2Sea Baits Ish Monroe Plans to Use to Win the Classic

    4 River2Sea Baits Ish Monroe Plans to Use to Win the Classic

    California’s Ish Monroe cut it close when he qualified for the 2017 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Conroe in Texas.

  • Comprehensive Delta Fishing Report | Update March 18

    Comprehensive Delta Fishing Report | Update March 18

    Found some shallow fish this weekend at the delta Photo: An awesome five Shared by Michael Nacci‎ Delta Report….   Dan’s Delta Black Bass Series   Gets started this weekend at Oakley’s Big Break Marina Entry and Schedule now available for Download.

  • The Bad Shad | A Hard Bait in Action

    The Bad Shad | A Hard Bait in Action

    Berkley® paired its world-class bait design engineers with a team of pro-anglers which includes hard bait legend and expert, David Fritts, to simply create dream baits. These hard baits capture the essence and action of artfully handcrafted wooden baits with exactness and durability delivered in a synthetic bait. The balanced designs throw straight and far and are consistently ready to run right out of the package without tuning.

  • Dave Mercer on the Bassmaster Classic at Conroe

    Dave Mercer on the Bassmaster Classic at Conroe

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    Biggie went munch munch on my LIVETARGET Lures Trout swimbait.

  • Awesome day at Lake Perris sight fishing...

    Awesome day at Lake Perris sight fishing...

    Awesome day at Lake Perris sight fishing...

  • Delta Closures and Restrictions Still in Place as of March 14 (VIDEO)

    Delta Closures and Restrictions Still in Place as of March 14 (VIDEO)

    San Joaquin Office of Emergency Services released this statement today with the same map that has been out since March 2nd.

  • Going Overhead for Spawning Bass

    Going Overhead for Spawning Bass

    All bass fisherman rely on the technique of flipping or pitching a jig or Texas-rigged soft plastic to a bedded bass in the spring, but what happens when that bass is bedded underneath heavy cover, or is positioned underneath an overhanging or boat, or you’ve emptied the tackle box with every jig and soft plastic you have and that bedded bass still won’t bite, what do you do!?  You go overhead to catch that bedded bass!

  • JORDAN AND MCCOSKER WIN WILD WEST BASS TRAIL TEAMS ON CLEAR LAKE

    JORDAN AND MCCOSKER WIN WILD WEST BASS TRAIL TEAMS ON CLEAR LAKE

    A seven-fish limit of 41.52 – bolstered by the big bass of the event at 11.80 – placed Jody Jordan and Greg McCosker atop the 172 boat field at the 2017 Wild West Bass Trail (WWBT) California Teams tournament on Clear Lake Saturday, March 11.–

  • Pending World Record spotted bass update: Lure finally revealed

    Pending World Record spotted bass update: Lure finally revealed

    Dulleck holds a pair of Dirty Jigs Finesse footballs rigged with a Double Tail by Gary Yamamoto Custom Baits