From deep to shallow water, and from Texas rigs to Carolina rigs, discover in-depth information for all types of techniques. These articles will help you become a better angler.
Connecticut angler Paul Mueller has found much bass tournament success — including qualifying for two Bassmaster Classics — far from his home. Here’s how he becomes familiar with unfamiliar waters.
If you don’t know how to fish a one-tonner, then you're missing out on big bass action! Here's how.
Tangling with a 3 or 4-pound bulldogging smallie on the long rod is a hoot. Here's how.
With today’s digital imaging programs you can do anything you want to photographs, but why not take a good image to begin with? Here's how!
You’ll invest more in practice than equipment to add this technique to your bass-fishing arsenal, but the payoff is worth it.
Big bass love aquatic grass, especially the emergent varieties. Here’s how to find the most productive stretches and fish them.
Want to find fish? Then you need to do this.
Bass anglers, are always trying to improve the techniques they use. But they might be overlooking the most important thing.
You’ll catch more bass surfing seasonal movements and daily conditions than swimming against them. Here's how.
If you've ever wanted to learn more about developing fishing patterns, this is something you need to read!
Paul Elias takes you to the tackle store, outfits you with the proper equipment, and then teaches you the fundamentals of deep-water structure fishing for bass.
Catching smallmouths can be a snap if you can predict their pattern. Follow these tips and you'll catch some quality bass.
These two expert anglers have caught smallmouth bass over 7 pounds. Follow their approaches to land your own.
Take a page from walleye anglers and put more bass in your boat!
Catch more fish by mastering the fine art of the Double Tap.
This in-depth article will help you become a better worm fisherman in less time. Part I in a series.
Whether fishing on top or 20 feet deep, discover the secrets to catching bass in all depths.
Here are three unusual and productive ways to use common rigs to catch more fish!
If you can't find bass shallow, don't hesitate to switch to a Carolina rig. It casts far, sinks fast, and combs water quickly.
Deep water fishing is probably the most misunderstood type of fishing out there. Michael Iaconelli demystifies it inside!
Top bass pro Mike Iaconelli explains how to perfect his favorite technique. A BassResource.com Exclusive!
Matted aquatic vegetation is probably the toughest cover to penetrate and haul out bass from their weedy hideouts. Here's how.
Pitching is one of the most important techniques you will ever use while bass fishing. Here's how to utilize this skill.
Most bass fishermen get locked into certain beliefs concerning bass fishing. Buck the trend and catch more bass.
Learning how to skip with a baitcaster gives you more options, and more fish!
When pitching and flipping just won't get your bait where you want it, skipping may be the technique for you.
Want to catch big bass? This article teaches you when and how to fish bluff banks for quality tournament limits.
Undertake a new challenge that will pay dividends in the thrills and catches 'traditional' bass anglers are missing out on.
If you flyfish for bass, there's one lure you should never leave home without. Find out inside.
Thinking outside the box and straying from the everyday presentation can lead to more fish in the boat, and more tournaments won.
Active walleyes don’t mind chasing things down. When conditions drive them to the dark side early in the year, do this...
River fishing can be tough to learn. Here's how to catch huge bass on your local river or stream!
As simple as the structures may appear to be from above, focusing on the structure beneath will give you a decisive advantage.
Here's a new and unusual bass fishing technique that's often deadly on pressured waters.
If you no longer visit the local old lake, go back and give it a try every now and then. It might just surprise you.
Drop shot fishing: The hottest rigging technique for catching big bass year round. Learn about dropshot fishing here!
Here are 20 questions you were afraid to ask about dropshotting, but just have to know! Learn more now.
Here's step-by-step instructions on tying the dropshot rig, along with a few useful tips too! Learn the drop shot rig here!
Want to catch more bass? Here's some tips to help you immediately on your next deep-water bass trip.
Drop shots excel at quickly filling tournament limits with quality keeper bass. Here's how to use them from summer through fall.
Using small lures is not for everyone and it does not work all the time. But under certain conditions, it can pay real dividends.
The split shot rig is a deadly tactic on lethargic bass. Perhaps one of the best places to utilize this rig is...
Patience can sometimes be the key to catching monster bass. But there's more to it than just that. Here's why.
Slow, easy and yet incredibly deadly, finesse techniques work when other methods fail. This article details how to use finesse tactics.
Lighten up a little. Finesse bassin holds the key to success when the bite gets tough. We show you how.
Many anglers simply do not have the patience to fish this technique, but when the going gets tough, it's a proven producer.
Light tackle fishing does not necessarily mean you have to use tiny baits and wimpy rods. Discover what we mean inside.
Why do we break the bank when buying plastics? It doesn't have to be this way. Here's why.
Life in the backseat is not always what you expect nor is it always what you like. Sometimes it's better than you can imagine!
Tube fishing isn't for everyone, but if you haven't tried it you'll never know how pleasant it can be. The fishing can be extraordinary.
Float tubes are some of the most overlooked weapons in the bass fishing arsenal. Learn to float tube, and see what you've been missing.
Bank fishing is a great way to catch fish. Find out how to do it and see how bank fishing can make you a better angler.
Small lakes and rivers can help you become a better bass angler faster. Here's why.
So what should you expect when fishing small bodies of water and what should you use to catch fish? Find out inside!
They say cold muddy water is an angler's worst nightmare. Here's how you can turn a bad situation into a productive day.
Attempting to learn new ways to fish can be very frustrating. Here are some tips to make the process easier.
The next time you're in a pinch trying to find a few biting bass, give these locations a try. You might catch a big bass!
Here's how to get a crash course on a new lake and learn the local's secrets when you have a tournament or are just going fishing.
With a little knowledge and preparation, any angler can approach a new lake with enthusiasm and confidence.
If you're planning a trip to a new lake, you can greatly increase your chances of catching fish by following these tips.
Following these tips in order will produce results and raise your fishing skills to the next level.
The trick to lake maps is knowing how to read them. This article will help you understand how to read a lake map effectively.
This logical, targeted approach is deadly when catching largemouth bass. We explain inside.
Marker buoys are the most precise means we have to mark a sweet spot. Mike Iaconelli teaches you how to use them inside!
Wind is our friend. When you learn how to use it rather than fight it, your catching will improve. Here's how!
To consistently catch fish, a fisherman needs to be adept at fishing in all types of weather, windy days included.
A high wind is a menace, not to mention a deadly threat to boaters, campers and others who spend time in the outdoors.
Fishing in post front conditions can be tough. Discover the key to catching fish after the passing of a cold front.
Discover detailed information for developing successful strategies when encountering tough fishing conditions.
One of the worst conditions that strikes fear into most bass fishermen's souls is suspended fish. Here's how to overcome that fear.
Some anglers believe manmade noises have little effect on a bass, but some of the top pros think otherwise. Here's what they said.
If you can’t get out on the lake, you can still catch bass in unusual places - and many times they can be quality bass!
Retention ponds offer a simple way to get your line in the water, and even catch some quality fish. Here's how.
Few anglers take boat traffic into consideration as part of their game plan. But that would be a mistake.
There are several tricks that have proven successful in any smallmouth haunt. Try this one the next time you go fishing.
Flats offer some of the best fishing in any lake. We explain how to find and catch the mother lode on flats.
Your best chance for the most reproducible fishing is when you have uncovered the riddles associated with schooling bass.
If you decide to shy away from the lake during a draw down, you may be missing out on some really great fishing.
Tidal water is just another of the many obstacles anglers face. Here's how to adapt to win.
Getting at bass where they live can take some gear, techniques, and know-how, some of which is rather far out.
A lot of fishermen become immediately overwhelmed by a lake full of vegetation. But really, it’s as simple as...
What makes one dock or log better than another? You'll know when you consider these few factors.
Give these dock fishing tips a try and you might just catch a few more bass on your next trip.
The next time you are out on your home waters, check around for the oldest wooden docks, and start fishing them like this.
Are there differences in tendency to strike lures between different bass? You might be surprised.
Big bait, big fish? Any truth to that? Here's proof that big bass prefer their meals super-sized.
To consistently catch big bass, an angler must know where to go, when to go and what to use. Here's what you need to know.
Want to catch huge bass? Learn from the master, Paul Duclos, who consistently catches double-digit bass!
If you expect to catch big bass, don't just hug the shore all day and fish straight to the bank. Follow these tips instead.
Ever wonder what is the mystery behind trophy largemouth bass? Find out by reading this article.
Count on banging a once-in-a-lifetime big fish, then Be Prepared to act on it when it happens, and it will.
Looking for lunkers? Discover the one thing that can truly lead you in the right direction. We reveal it inside.
Coloring your line for stealth and success is a proven method that gives you another positive piece to your fishin' puzzle.