Tournament fishing and fun fishing are two very different ball games. And to succeed in tournaments, you need to do this.
Being properly dressed will greatly add to your comfort. And being comfortable always lends itself to a more productive fishing day.
Discover the single plastic box that will become an essential ingredient in taking your bass fishing to the next level.
Get out there and make memories with your kids, grandkids and youth in your area. Here's how.
The advantages of the Carolina rig far outweigh the Texas rig when fished in water 20 feet or deeper. Here's how.
You may be able to trigger bigger fish to bite if you make subtle adjustments in your presentation. Here's what I mean.
Choosing a fishing line isn't as easy as it used to be. Here's how to sort through dozens of options.
To accommodate most fishing situations, an angler needs at least five rods. Here are the rods I believe you need to cover the basics.
I promise you will be much happier with your purchase if you first discern what your individual needs are, and buy a reel to match.
Always match your hooks for what you're doing. It's very, very important. Here's how.
If you’ve never tried floating worms, you’re missing out on an exciting way to catch bass.
Swimbaits are here to stay and will produce at times when other lures don’t. Use these tips to catch huge bass!
Bass are bass, but the pond environment is considerably different and thus requires different tactics. Here's how to be successful.
Are today’s tackle trends worth trying? Yes, but you may have to change your fishing style to capitalize on the benefits. Here's why.
It’s no secret I love to fish a spinnerbait. Here are 10 tips guaranteed to help make you be more successful.
If the action begins to slow as the weekend develops, adjust your lure presentations and...
One of the toughest fishing situations an angler can face is suspended fish. But that doesn’t mean they’re impossible to catch.
Stumped by the indignant behavior bass develop when confronted with heavy fishing pressure. Hank reveals how to catch them!
Here's how to inspect your bass boat and begin repairing or replacing those items that were showing signs of wear last season.
The spinnerbait probably is the greatest tool in fishing for fooling muddy-water fish.
If you follow these tips this spring, you’ll catch more fish throughout the day and bigger ones, too.
Suspended bass can be attracted to strike using a trick I’ve found to be incredibly successful, as well as a lot of fun.
Successful target fishing involves more than just being accurate with a lure and a fishing rod. Let me explain...
Offshore structure fishing can be tedious, but it also can be very rewarding. Hank Parker explains how to do it.
When summer fishing gets tough, try river bass fishing. Here's how to catch them during the hottest part of the summer.
You’ll rarely see me this time of year without at least one topwater within reach. Here's why.
As water cools and winter approaches, these are the best techniques I know for catching big bass.
Hank Parker tells you how to catch more and bigger bass during the fall season in this article.