2017 Bassmaster Classic – Houston, Texas (Lake Conroe)

The 2017 Bassmaster Classic presented by Geico was hosted in in Houston, Texas from March 24-26, 2017. Professional anglers and qualifiers fished a stormy Lake Conroe on Friday, March 24th. Those that made the cut went on to fish completely different conditions on Saturday, March 25th. The winning angler, a

(PICTURES) Top 10 World Record Largemouth Bass

Rank: 1a* Weight: 22.311 lbs Angler: Manabu Kurita Location: Lake Biwa, Shiga, Japan Date: July 2, 2009 *Manabu Kurita officially tied Perry's record from 1932 but his fish did not weigh 2 ounces more than Perry's so it did not officially beat it. Rank: 1b* Weight: 22.25 lbs Angler: George Perry Location: Montgomery Lake, Georgia, USA Date: June 2, 1932     Rank:

The National Fishing Lure Collectors Club Magazine Covers

The National Fishing Lure Collectors Club Magazine, June 2002

Here is a small collection of "The National Fishing Lure Collectors Club Magazine" covers ranging from the late 1990's to the early 2000's.  The organization was founded in 1976, still accepts members, and publishes the NFLCC Magazine twice a year. The primary mission of the non-profit is, "to promote the awareness

Dr. Pepper Bottle with Largemouth Bass on Label

Summer 2016 - Dr. Pepper created limited custom "Pick Your Pepper" labels for their soda bottles and just so happened to give a shout out to bass anglers. The below pictured Dr. Pepper bottle has largemouth bass chasing lures in all directions.  No word on if Dr. Pepper will continue to

Schooling Bass

Why do bass school? There are two thoughts of belief on if bass actually school or if it should technically be call an aggregation. The first thought of belief is that bass do school.  Bass group together as fry and the thought is that they retain this schooling trait throughout their lives -

Smallest Bass Caught On A Lure

We all know that largemouth bass are very aggressive. Sometimes little ones go for targets a little too large, many times with the bait beigh actually longer than the fish itself! Here are a few of the bass that caught that are LESS than 6 inches.                          

Fishing Knots

There are several good knots to know when fishing. Below are four of our favorite. Palomar Knot Here are the steps to tie a Palomar knot (Figure 1): Step 1: Loop 3 to 4 inches of line and pass loop through hook eye - short end must not pass through the eye. Step 2:

Why Do Some Bass Have Black Spots

Why do some bass that I catch have black spots? That is a question that many anglers have asked themselves at least once or twice.                 So what causes these dark blotches or spots on the skin of bass? Well, nobody really knows exactly but its called melanosis (melanin is a