Tag: Largemouth

Get your largemouth game on at Pickwick Lake

Get your largemouth game on at Pickwick Lake

Smallmouth bass get all the attention at Pickwick Lake, and they deserve it. The lake is legendary for producing the best smallmouth fishing on the Tennessee River system. Not to be ignored, a healthy population of largemouth also…

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Catch bucket list largemouth at Lake Chickamauga

Catch bucket list largemouth at Lake Chickamauga

Traveling to Texas or Florida for the chance to catch a 10-pound largemouth is unnecessary for Tennessee native Brandon Lester. That is because of a lake near his home where double-digit largemouth flourish. He’s got a lake in…

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Fishing For Spawning Largemouth Up North

Fishing For Spawning Largemouth Up North

Over the last week, the fishing has been heating up throughout the upper midwest. In Central Wisconsin where I’m at, the area lakes are finally reaching the 60-degree mark. This means bass, crappie, and bluegill are pushed up…

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Go deep for smallmouth, shallow for largemouth at Cherokee Lake

Go deep for smallmouth, shallow for largemouth at Cherokee Lake

Nestled in the Great Smoky Mountains foothills awaits an opportunity like none other in the state of Tennessee. You can enjoy prime springtime smallmouth and largemouth fishing. There is the added bonus of day trips to a national…

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Fish Watts Bar for springtime largemouth and smallmouth

Fish Watts Bar for springtime largemouth and smallmouth

Anglers visiting Watts Bar Lake can enjoy a bonus catch of smallmouth and largemouth during spring. What makes the trip worthwhile is you can target one or both when they are most active during prespawn. “Largemouth and smallmouth…

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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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3 Tips For Fishing The Largemouth Bass Spawn Up North

3 Tips For Fishing The Largemouth Bass Spawn Up North

It’s finally the right time of year, bass are spawning up north! In most northern lakes, bass head for the shallows just about the instant the ice is out. They begin to stock up on food, heavily feeding….

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