How To Find The Best Fishing Spots In The Phoenix Area

February 12th, 2021: Two weeks ago, the lease for my apartment in Chicago ended; I packed my bags, grabbed one last slice of pizza, and said goodbye to my beloved neighborhood of Bridgeport. Next stop, Phoenix, Arizona. My cousin Charlie lives just outside of the city, and he invited me to crash on his couch for the next month. With …

Canadian Angler Wins 100K Catching Smallmouth While The Competition Went For Largemouth

Canadian angler and smallmouth savant Jeff Gustafson hoisted the big blue B.A.S.S. Elite Series trophy over his head this past weekend in Knoxville, Tennessee. Jeff, known as “Gussy” won the second Elite Series event of the season on the famed Tennessee River.  When anglers think of the Tennessee River Valley in March, it’s often about prespawn largemouth bass. This robust …

How To Catch More Panfish From The Bank In The Winter

Cold winter temperatures can make it tough to get out and catch bass, but it makes for a perfect opportunity to hit the bank and catch some panfish. For anglers living near open water during the winter months, bank fishing for slab panfish can be the best way to spend the afternoon. Watch Andrew Nordbye break down baits from a …

5 Early Spring Bass Lures That NEVER Let Me Down

Spring is just around the corner, and to me, that means one thing: BIG. FAT. BASS. After a long winter, I’m patiently waiting for the ability to start slinging baits and ripping lips. I’ve spent hours in the garage this winter stocking, organizing, and tweaking my fishing tackle for the upcoming season. With hundreds of lures to choose from, deciding …

Wisconsin Ice Anglers Fist Fight Over A Fishing Spot

TOWN OF BRADLEY, WI (WSAU) — Sheriff’s Officers in Lincoln County found themselves breaking up a fight between two groups over ice fishing territory on a lake in the Town of Bradley last week. Deputies were called out twice to Deer Lake after a group of fishermen complained about harassment that eventually turned into a physical altercation. Officers eventually cited …

California’s Biggest Crappie: Bass Angler Sets A New Record While Fishing On Clear Lake

David Burruss, owner of Clear Lake Outdoors in Lakeport, California, just broke the state record crappie when he reeled in 4.33-pound black crappie out of the Northern California’s fishing crown jewel, Clear Lake. The Lake Country Record-Bee reported that David was bass fishing with a 4-inch soft plastic swimbait when the record-setting crappie swiped his lure.  Clear lake receives an incredible amount of fishing pressure and …

The 6 Best Prespawn Baits To Throw Before Bass Are Bedding

Early spring is game-on for most bass anglers in the country. Fish are in full-on pre-spawn mode and feeding aggressively while they wait for the water to warm enough to do their thing. If you can bear the sometimes fickle spring weather, you’re more than likely to find success fishing any of these six lures. Think of each lure on this list …

Alex Peric Goes Ice Fishing In Texas Live On An International News Station

Fisherman and YouTube personality Alex Peric took full advantage of the blistering cold that recently swept through the South by ice fishing in Texas!  Alex, the owner of Frostbite Lures, spoke with the international media powerhouse known as the BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) while ice fishing on a small lake near his Dallas area home. During the exchange, Alex addresses the unseasonable weather, …