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Managing tidal fishery changes | Bassmaster

Managing tidal fishery changes | Bassmaster

Bass are bass wherever they roam, but tidal fisheries have different rules for key parts of the game. Compared to the reservoirs and natural lakes that dominate the mainstream bass scene, waters ruled by the ocean’s influence can…

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Tech Tip Thursday: Lee Livesay on ensuring a good battery charge – Tech Tip Thursday – Bassmaster Video

Tech Tip Thursday: Lee Livesay on ensuring a good battery charge

Tech Tip Thursday: Lee Livesay on ensuring a good battery charge – Tech Tip Thursday – Bassmaster Video | Watch the latest Bassmaster Bass Fishing Videos from B.A.S.S. Skip to collection list Skip to video grid Source link

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Whitaker’s topwater wisdom | Bassmaster

Whitaker's topwater wisdom | Bassmaster

Like most bass fishermen, I love to catch ’em on topwater baits. I fish on top whenever the opportunity presents itself, which is more often than you might think. The key is to match the right topwater bait to the conditions at…

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Fall smallmouth spawners? | Bassmaster

Fall smallmouth spawners? | Bassmaster

I’m going to let you in on a secret that will either blow your mind or substantiate your long-held belief that I might be a bit crazy. But hear me out. For those of you who head into…

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The fall transition | Bassmaster

The fall transition | Bassmaster

Something is happening in the fishing world right now, and I’m not sure that people even realize what is really going on… The fall transition. Had you thinking I was going to get into something serious, didn’t I?…

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Why I throw swimbaits | Bassmaster

Why I throw swimbaits | Bassmaster

I’ve been asked several times recently about swimbaits. Why I fish them and what they do for me. That’s a simple question with a complicated answer. So, here goes… Early on in my life I fished mostly in…

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Fishing the fall drawdown | Bassmaster

Fishing the fall drawdown | Bassmaster

Summer is darn near over, for the most part anyway. That means most of the reservoirs around the country have falling water levels as the managers draw them down towards winter pool in anticipation of the winter snows…

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Smallmouth and crankbaits | Bassmaster

Smallmouth and crankbaits | Bassmaster

We are in the middle of a few tournaments where smallies could play a role so I thought this might be a good time to talk about smallmouth bass and crankbaits.  The first thing I want to say…

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Shopping used boats | Bassmaster

Shopping used boats | Bassmaster

One question I often get asked by anglers looking for their first bass boat is, “What should I get in a used bass boat?” It’s a good question and one that certainly deserves a lot of forethought. Obviously,…

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Going deep with swimbaits | Bassmaster

Going deep with swimbaits | Bassmaster

Deep swimbaiting is not hard to learn, but it does take patience. It’s not about covering a lot of water, but rather making long casts, counting the lure down to a certain depth, then retrieving it slowly but…

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