Finding Bass Deep

Finding Bass: Locating Fish With and Without Electronics

Finding bass after the spawn is a popular technique for anyone looking to catch a pile of fish.  After the spawn, bass across much of the country will start their annual migration offshore. The warming shallow waters cause baitfish to head offshore, and the bass follow. Finding and catching deep bass isn’t always easy, but it’s often some of the …

Fishing Shallow And Deep For Hot Water Bass

When summer heat causes the shallows to feel like bath water, many anglers are inclined to probe offshore structure in search of hot water bass. However some bass remain shallow no matter how hot it gets as long as the fish have plenty of cover.  Even when water temperatures top the 90-degree mark, bass stay in thin water on lakes …

postspawn bass article

Ripping Lures For Postspawn Bass

Targeting postspawn bass comes into play at different times throughout the country but it’s usually when water temps reach 70+ degrees. At this point, Bass have just spawned and you presume the rigors of spawning have worn down the fish. So you tie on a finesse lure and slowly work it in areas near spawning banks. After you’ve crawled the …

karls bait and tackle

Karl’s Bait & Tackle Is Almost Here!

First off, we just want to say how much we appreciate all of you. Without the massive following of all you passionate anglers, we wouldn’t be able to continue to push this company and idea as far as we have, or as far as we’re planning. We’re excited for what’s next, and all of the new, amazing benefits we’re going …

river fishing

Head Up Rivers For Summertime Reservoir Bass

When your favorite lake turns into a hot tub full of personal watercraft and recreational boaters this summer, it’s time to head for narrower and cooler waters. Heading up river to is a great way to target summertime reservoir bass. Taking a float trip on a stream is one way to experience excellent fishing in the heat of summer, but …

NB Edits Walleye

How To Fish Flutter Spoons For Walleye Bites In Open Water

Using flutter spoons for walleye is a very popular technique during the ice fishing season, but also very effective in open water. Spoons offer an irresistibly erratic action while helping anglers cover water. These two inherent qualities makes spooning for walleye a popular choice for anglers, wherever walleye can be found. The color, weight, style and design make all the …

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OMG I Actually Won! Karl VonDibble is CFO

We did it! I won the vote! I wear the waders around here. Now, it’s time to get to work. Please watch this short video to see some of the things I’ll be changing as the new CFO (Chief Fishing Officer) at Catch Co. As Chief Fishing Officer, there are going to be some big time changes around here. In …

Lawson Lindsey Topwater Inshore Fish

Saltwater Topwater Fishing

Inshore topwater fishing is an exciting and sometimes nerve-wrecking way to fish. A topwater strike is arguably the most exciting split-second in fishing (possibly in life). While it can happen in a flash, an aggressive topside explosion will stay etched in your memory for years to come. There are many ways to illicit a strike on top but we’ve take …

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Karl Von Dibble Is Taking Over The Company

Ladies and gentleman we have had a mutiny at Mystery Tackle Box. Karl VonDibble is fed up with his role at the company and has decided he’d like to take on the boss and be our new CFO (Chief Fishing Officer). Check out the video below: I don’t know about you but I am ready to follow that man anywhere. …

blue catfish fishing

Homemade Catfish Bait from Mystery Tackle Box

Catfish have an incredible sense of smell, this ability allows them pick-up on small traces of scent throughout the water and key in on easy meals. Anglers have picked up on this and fishing with strong scented baits have become a popular method to catch fish all year long. We’ve put together our favorite stink bait recipe to help you …