Tag: Fall

Lures that fall off the radar

Lures that fall off the radar

Anglers love to chase the trends in baits and techniques. When something gets hot, everyone wants to use it. When it starts catching fish for them, they can’t put it down – until another interesting trend comes along….

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Ever Wonder Why Fish Bite Your Jig On The Fall?

Ever Wonder Why Fish Bite Your Jig On The Fall?

A lure falling through the water column mimics the natural actions of prey that triggers predatory fish into biting. The falling lure can imitate a dying shad sinking to the bottom or a minnow diving to the bottom…

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4 Bass Fishing Lures For The Late, Late Fall

4 Bass Fishing Lures For The Late, Late Fall

The same productive lures you threw throughout early fall and mid-autumn will continue to trigger bites by late fall as long as you slow down your presentation.  As the water temperature continues to drop by late fall, baitfish…

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Fall turnover is nothing to ignore

Fall turnover is nothing to ignore

The fall turnover is nothing to ignore. We need to know that the turnover is when the upper layer of water in a lake gets cold enough and drops down below the previously cooler water below it. The…

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A scientific look at the fall turnover

A scientific look at the fall turnover

This time we’re going to talk about the fall turnover, but not from an angler’s perspective. If you’re going to fish the turnover, you have to first understand what it is, why it happens and what it does…

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A different look at fall

A different look at fall

First off, let’s talk a little about fall cold fronts. I know you often hear that they aren’t as hard on the bite as spring cold fronts. That’s not been my experience, and it doesn’t track with the…

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A variety of fall approaches

A variety of fall approaches

Fall fishing can be a time of great opportunity, but in all honesty, I usually find it one of the messiest times of the year. The fish are scattered, and you typically find them in several different stages….

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Come to Pickwick Lake for smallmouth, largemouth, fall fun

Come to Pickwick Lake for smallmouth, largemouth, fall fun

Make a fall trek to Pickwick Lake and you get the better of two bass fishing worlds. Those are catching numbers of schooling largemouth and doing that with topwater lures.  Tennessee native Brandon Lester likes to do both,…

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Zona’s fall fishing dilemma | Bassmaster

Zona's fall fishing dilemma | Bassmaster

I’m a hard-core hunter. I’m probably not great at it, but I think I do all the right stuff. I spend time in the woods scouting, run trail cameras and prepare properly for the season. But here’s the…

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Tackle Tip: Fishing creeks during fall transition

Fishing creek channels during the fall transition

In this Tackle Tip Tuesday video presented by Mercury Marine, Bassmaster Elite Series pro Rob Digh explains that he likes to fish creek channels as water temperatures cool down because bait fish will use it as a highway…

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