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Bass Fishing Tactics and Techniques

Overnight Shower

My first reaction to an overnight shower when I hit the water in the morning is to do a milk run of small feeder creeks. Whenever the flow of these small creeks increases bass move into them looking for an easy meal. I start by fishing the outflow of the creek with a small rapala Read More…

Bass Fishing Tactics and Techniques

Summer Night Jitterbugs

To me the most productive and exciting summer bassin’ I know of is Nighttime Jitterbuggin’ on my favorite lake. Sometimes the strike is just a sip of the plug off the surface and other times the violence of the strike will propel the bass 3 feet into the air. This is easy, just cast and retrieve with a steady pace. No stop and go, and no buzzin’, we want this lure to look like a little mammal swimming home from his girlfriend’s. Slow and steady is the key.

Bass Fishing Tactics and Techniques

Slow Down When Fishing Is Slow

When catching appears to be slow, slow down your presentation. While fishing grass beds, be sure your lure is in constant contact with the grass. When fishing a rocky bottom the lure should remain in contact with the rocks and fished slowly. The bite usually feels like a little more pressure on the line.

Bass Fishing Tactics and Techniques

Fishing Inside Turns

In the North Country, once the spawn is complete, a large population of bass move to the weed lines, adjacent to drop-offs in the deeper waters of the lake. It is on these weed lines. Bass school as they do in southern reservoirs near ledges or creek channels. Most everyone knows points attract bass, and Read More…