Jerkbait Like A Pro: 5 Ways To Fish A Soft Jerkbait

The soft jerkbait can be an extremely effective lure when bass are prowling the shallows where it can be twitched near the surface in open water or allowed to fall into any shoreline cover. Savvy anglers have tinkered with the lure throughout the years to improve its effectiveness as a bass catcher. Here are four modifications and rigging techniques you …

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The 5 Best Lake Michigan Fishing Charters

Lake Michigan fishing charters are abundant, but they are not all the same. The Big Lake is home to some of the best sport fishing in all of America. From walleye trolling to musky hunting, from perch jerkin to smallmouth jigging: it has it all. It can also be overwhelming, and when you want to be sure you’ll catch some …

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The Mystery Tackle Box Lake Of The Ozarks Fishing Guide

Known as one of the nation’s most popular vacation spots, Lake of the Ozarks also has a reputation of being one of the best fishing lakes in the country. The 54,000-acre reservoir annually makes Bassmaster Magazine’s 100 Best Bass Lakes list and is a popular stop for national crappie tournament circuits. The lake contains plenty of fish-attracting cover and structure …

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The Top 7 Bass Fishing Destinations In North Carolina

Bass fishing in North Carolina is a league of its own. From huge dammed lakes to crappie factories producing big bait and big bites, North Carolina fishing doesn’t disappoint. We rounded up the local opinions to figure out the 7 best places to fish in North Carolina. Here they are: 1. High Rock Lake For all the deep water anglers …

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The Best Bass Fishing Lakes of 2016

2016 was an awesome year for bass fishing. The weather was relatively normal, the bite was on, and the catches were abundant. These rankings were compiled with input from anglers who hail from all across the nation, voting on lakes they both live near, have traveled to, and have on their own bucket lists. Without further ado, we present the …

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YouTubers Catch GIGANTIC and Rare Fish Off Florida Coast

Recently, a few YouTubers including Jon B., Alex Peric, BlacktipH and LunkersTV hit up some off-shore fishing off the coast of Florida. Of course they expected to hook into some marlin, tuna or other large ocean gamefish, but they were NEVER expecting to have one of these on the end of the line. This entire video of offshore fishing is awesome, …

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[POLL] Who Should Anglers Root For In The NBA Finals?

The NBA Finals rematch we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived. LeBron vs Steph. MVP vs MVP. Revenge vs History. Fishing City vs Fishing City. As is per usual here at Mystery Tackle Box, we’re basing our rooting interest on which city has the better fishing. So let’s break down these two cities and see who the real winner …

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The 11 Best Colleges For Fishermen

Picking a college is one of the toughest decisions a teenager will ever have to make. Deciding where to spend your next 4+ years and prepare yourself for adulthood is a tough task, and there are several factors that students weigh for these. Academic reputation, career readiness, and campus life are all important things to consider, but just like any …

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How To (Legally) Fish On A Golf Course Pond

It’s no secret to hardcore anglers that golf course ponds are home to some of the best fishing holes you can find. Golf course bass grow to be absolute lunkers, they put up a fight, and they are easy to find. Getting access to a golf course pond, however, can be tricky. Here are a few steps to make sure …