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Three Top Cold-Water Bites
February 13, 2014
Three Top Cold-Water Bites
  You might be surprised, but some of bass fishing's biggest personalities are also avid ice anglers. KVD, Mark Zona and Brandon Palaniu...
Hilarious Bass Elite Bloopers
January 31, 2014
Hilarious Bass Elite Bloopers
Truth is, even bass fishing's biggest names foul up their lines for TV and have "issues" on the water just like us average Joes. Of c...
Idiot-Proof Knife Sharpener
January 23, 2014
Idiot-Proof Knife Sharpener
Fact: A dull knife is more dangerous than a sharp knife. Seriously, we've got the scars to prove it. Likewise, dull knives make filleting miserabl...
Bass Pro Chases World-Record Walleye
January 16, 2014
Bass Pro Chases World-Record Walleye
You might be surprised to learn that some of the best bass anglers in the world are not bass purists. In fact, some top Bass Elite—like Michi...
Fishing Funnies: Idiot Angler Named Skippy
January 10, 2014
Fishing Funnies: Idiot Angler Named Skippy
Comedian Ed Bassmaster is one funny dude, whom you may remember from this LOTFLMAO video from the Bassmaster Classic. 'Course, "Mumbles,"...
Hilarious Angry Angler, Big Bass Dreams, Win Chevy Silverado
December 27, 2013
Hilarious Angry Angler, Big Bass Dreams, Win Chevy Silverado
Wow Big bass have a way of burrowing into our brains that's difficult to shake. Places like Florida's "Big O," Texas' Falcon an...
Lindners' Must-Read Fishing Book
December 26, 2013
Lindners' Must-Read Fishing Book
You could say brothers Ron and Al Lindner and "Fishing Facts" founder Bill Binkelman literally "wrote the book" on catching fish. ...
Muskie From Shore, Darth Vader Fishing, Bass Role Model
December 20, 2013
Muskie From Shore, Darth Vader Fishing, Bass Role Model
Wow Who says you need a boat to catch big late-season muskies? Certainly not these guys. And from what our Lake St. Clair buddies tell us, winching &...
The Perfect Shallow Water Hole Shot
December 12, 2013
The Perfect Shallow Water Hole Shot
Common sense says that pro anglers posses some of the finest fishing skills known to man. But, most of them are unsung heroes when it comes to getting...
Hump Day Heavy: Flippin' 10 Pound Bass
December 11, 2013
Hump Day Heavy: Flippin' 10 Pound Bass
If there's one place to fish bass in December, it's Florida. From Okeechobee to Kissimmee and Stick Marsh Farm 13, there are tons of big bass ...
Idiot-Proof Your Fishing Smartphone
December 05, 2013
Idiot-Proof Your Fishing Smartphone
North American Fisherman Managing Editor Thomas Allen is absolutely right—smartphones are quickly becoming an angler's multi-tool. Yet, one ...
Hump Day Heavy Vid: SoCal's Monster Bass
December 04, 2013
Hump Day Heavy Vid: SoCal's Monster Bass
Not to bellyache, but the secret agent of all things fishing—the "Fishin' Informer"—is feeling a bit overworked these days. ...
Extreme Sewer Fishing, Fishing With Bananas, Enter your Best Catch
November 22, 2013
Extreme Sewer Fishing, Fishing With Bananas, Enter your Best Catch
Wow We've seen a lot of strange things over the years, but this takes the cake. Here's the gist: the storm drain system in this development i...
Monster Italian Catfish, Boiled Bluegills, Win A Winnie Trip
November 15, 2013
Monster Italian Catfish, Boiled Bluegills, Win A Winnie Trip
Wow Love catfish? Then you'll love Yuri Grisendi, the guy behind the YouTube channel "Catfishing Around The World." Here's just one...
Tank Boat Wrap, Kids Catch Giant Fish, Triton Cash Back
October 25, 2013
Tank Boat Wrap, Kids Catch Giant Fish, Triton Cash Back
Wow Okay, so it's not a bass boat, but it's pretty darned impressive. Designed to look like a tank by the folks at UltimateBoatWraps.com. The...
NAFC Fishing Adventure Giveaway
October 24, 2013
NAFC Fishing Adventure Giveaway
Four lucky anglers and one guest of their choosing will be selected at random for an all-expenses-paid trip to famed Lake Winnibigoshish, Jan. 20-23, ...
Burgers For Bass Gear, Dogfish Rock, Stupid Cold Weather Bites
October 18, 2013
Burgers For Bass Gear, Dogfish Rock, Stupid Cold Weather Bites
Wow North American Fisherman-TV's Eric Haataja gets on some seriously stupid bites, like these awesome fall and winter windows of fish-catching o...
Newest Ultra-Finesse Trick For Big Bass
October 09, 2013
Newest Ultra-Finesse Trick For Big Bass
The latest Japanese finesse tactic to reach U.S. shores has been in heavy rotation for six or seven years on the deep and clear waters of Lake Biwa, h...
Don't Be A Bass Fishing Dork
October 03, 2013
Don't Be A Bass Fishing Dork
Zona's absolutely right: One of the biggest frustrations on any new body of water is figuring out where and how to fish. Let's be honest, happ...
Raptor Vs Bass, New Lowrance Units, Win $10K Bass Gear
September 27, 2013
Raptor Vs Bass, New Lowrance Units, Win $10K Bass Gear
Wow Here's exactly why the osprey is also known as the "fish hawk." Watch as an unsuspecting bass angler has his catch dive-bombed. Wit...
Epic Florida Bass
September 18, 2013
Epic Florida Bass
GoPro fishing videos are getting better every day. Case in point, this big bass video gem shot somewhere in central Florida from collegiate angler Hun...
Epic Fishing Fail, Giant Amazon Kittens, Win A Skeeter
September 13, 2013
Epic Fishing Fail, Giant Amazon Kittens, Win A Skeeter
Watch Thanks to a misstep on a jetty somewhere on the Australian coast, this guy demonstrates quite literally what fishing's like "Down Unde...
Giant Goliath, Lunch Break Bass, Win Classic Trip
September 06, 2013
Giant Goliath, Lunch Break Bass, Win Classic Trip
Watch Tired of brown bagging it? So is NAF managing editor Thomas Allen, who's taken to hitting the water for lunch-time bass! Thomas fishes one ...
Pro's Extreme Boat, Trailer & Truck LEDs
August 29, 2013
Pro's Extreme Boat, Trailer & Truck LEDs
We have to imagine that more than a few night drivers have mistaken recent St. Lawrence Bass Elite winner Brandon Palaniuk's rig for a UFO. And al...
Trolling Motor Add-On Sees Underwater
August 28, 2013
Trolling Motor Add-On Sees Underwater
In early 2012 KVD stepped to the podium at the Bassmaster Classic and regaled the coming of "Superman X-Ray Vision," a technology that allow...
Like McDonald's For Bass
August 21, 2013
Like McDonald's For Bass
Pros will tell you that they have a handful of secret-stash baits that come out when the bite's tough. Like a wacky-rigged stick worm or "Fre...
Best Bass Bait Of All Time?
August 20, 2013
Best Bass Bait Of All Time?
If you were to ask 100 bass fanatics what the best overall bass bait is, you'd get at least half as many different answers. Maybe more. It'...
Best Way To Crank Shallow Wood
August 07, 2013
Best Way To Crank Shallow Wood
In this cool NAF video bass pro Casey Ashley shares a number of solid tactics that'll help up your shallow-wood game. Like going to a high gear...
Palaniuk's Favorite New Crankbait
August 06, 2013
Palaniuk's Favorite New Crankbait
Just introduced at ICAST, Bass Elite phenom Brandon Palaniuk helped designed a new circuit board bait with the guys at Storm that flat-out catches fis...
Biggest Texas Bass, Bears Vs Salmon, Win A Lunkerhunt Grand
August 02, 2013
Biggest Texas Bass, Bears Vs Salmon, Win A Lunkerhunt Grand
Watch Tune in to this live streaming video feed of brown bears clawing pink meaty calories at Brooks Falls in Katmai National Park, Alaska. Hand-feed...
Ed Bassmaster Vs Giant, Beer Steamed Bass, Win Trilene Boat
July 26, 2013
Ed Bassmaster Vs Giant, Beer Steamed Bass, Win Trilene Boat
Watch Many of our nation's bass fisheries benefit from mild selective harvest, as in a few occasional 10 to 15 inchers, which make particularly g...
Be A Patriotic Angler
June 27, 2013
Be A Patriotic Angler
The 4th of July is just around the corner, so we encourage you to think about how you can be a patriotic angler. For starters, fly the American flag p...
Cool Swimbait Tweak
June 06, 2013
Cool Swimbait Tweak
Want to increase your hookup percentages? Us too. If you're a fan of swimbaits, you might want to check out this video featuring big-bass brain Mik...
Master G-Man Makes You A Sightfishing Jedi
June 04, 2013
Master G-Man Makes You A Sightfishing Jedi
When bass pros are discussing productive spring-fishing tactics you can plan on hearing about sightfishing regularly. So what is it really? Gerald "G-...
Sissy Fishing For Big Bass
May 21, 2013
Sissy Fishing For Big Bass
Veteran professional bass angler Gary Klein has been around the biggest game in bass fishing for many years and he has seen all kinds of "bigger ...
How To Fillet A Cat, Giant Lake Fork Bass, Free Dream Trip
May 10, 2013
How To Fillet A Cat, Giant Lake Fork Bass, Free Dream Trip
Wow No doubt, Lake Fork is still producing some giant bass. Wouldn't we love a multiple big-fish day like these guys experienced. And you've ...
Win A Dream Québec Fishing Trip
April 17, 2013
Win A Dream Québec Fishing Trip
We've all dreamed of fishing where the wild things are—pristine waters where fat trout, char and salmon are easily spied in a turpentine-cle...
Girl Catches 10-Pound Bass, Xtreme GuideWear, Win A Humminbird
April 12, 2013
Girl Catches 10-Pound Bass, Xtreme GuideWear, Win A Humminbird
Win Seems Humminbird wants to help pay for your gas and bait. Right now through the end of June they're offering Prepaid Visa cards with the purc...
13 Pound Bass Eats Trout, Smallie-Fest Sweeps, Trout Bums
April 05, 2013
13 Pound Bass Eats Trout, Smallie-Fest Sweeps, Trout Bums
Win Our buddies over at BoatUS are running a cool sweeps that could put you in an episode of "Hook n' Look" with fishing TV personality...
Three Super Sexy Tin Bass Boats
April 04, 2013
Three Super Sexy Tin Bass Boats
New Metal Ranger's now in the aluminum boat game. With two different families of boats comprising a total of seven models—from the RA1652H ...
Must-Have Spawn Maps
April 03, 2013
Must-Have Spawn Maps
In many places across the country gamefish are protected during the spawn. Still, knowing the approximate dates for this annual romance in the shallow...
Trick Mother Nature, Catch More Fish
March 27, 2013
Trick Mother Nature, Catch More Fish
So here's the best way to stay a step ahead of Mother Nature and catch more fish for about the price of a dozen 'crawlers. This handy new a...
Fishing's New Perfect 10
March 14, 2013
Fishing's New Perfect 10
Ever fished with a Perfect 10? Us either. But 2013 Bassmaster Classic angler Jason Christie has! Just released at the Classic, the new Perfect ...
Bass Elite Pro Sleeps In His Truck
March 13, 2013
Bass Elite Pro Sleeps In His Truck
It's really hard not to love a Bassmaster Elite pro who says he'd still sleep in the back of his truck even if he won the $500,000 Bassmaster ...
New Gore-Tex Rain Gear For Bassheads
March 07, 2013
New Gore-Tex Rain Gear For Bassheads
Nothing cuts a fishing trip shorter than getting cold, wet and uncomfortable. And while most of us have some kind of rain gear, chances are it has som...
Best Trailer Preventative Maintenance—Now
March 06, 2013
Best Trailer Preventative Maintenance—Now
Whether you're fishing a big walleye rig like these guys, a bass boat or smaller, all-around fishing boat, a good project right now is to go throu...
Rugby Vs Football—For Bass?
February 28, 2013
Rugby Vs Football—For Bass?
When we first heard VMC had improved on the football head, we were skeptical—especially of the name "Rugby Jig." We'll leave the r...
Bass Boat With A Bathroom?
February 27, 2013
Bass Boat With A Bathroom?
We've all been there. You get on a hot bite and all of a sudden nature calls. As in that gas station gut bomb you ate for breakfast? It wants out&...
Insane Bass Blitz, WIN a Pelican Cooler, Al's Secret Rap
February 22, 2013
Insane Bass Blitz, WIN a Pelican Cooler, Al's Secret Rap
Watch You can take Al Lindner's word when he says a new bait is a big deal and "catches loads of fish." From what we hear, it's the...
How To Fish Canada The Right Way
February 20, 2013
How To Fish Canada The Right Way
Pick the wrong lake or lodge for a Canadian fishing adventure and you run the risk of a less than spectacular trip. So, when we discovered a free Cana...
Rockin' Ling Stew
February 14, 2013
Rockin' Ling Stew
Do yourself (and your heart) a favor and think outside the deep fryer—at least for one meal this week! While hot, crispy and golden fish fillets...
Giant Vermont Bass, Fish Worth $3,500 Per Pound, Win A Revo
February 08, 2013
Giant Vermont Bass, Fish Worth $3,500 Per Pound, Win A Revo
Wow Even winning the Bassmaster Classic would pale in comparison to this kind of payday. Caught off the northeastern coast of Japan, a single 489-pou...
Must-Have World Record Fish App
February 07, 2013
Must-Have World Record Fish App
The International Game Fish Association, the authority on fishing world records, recently launched an updated version of their IGFA Mobile app for the...
Epic Ike Hat-Cam, Fish Thief On Camera, Win A Rhino
February 01, 2013
Epic Ike Hat-Cam, Fish Thief On Camera, Win A Rhino
Wow When Mike "Ike" Iaconelli motors past structure you can see bass hoist little white flags on the sonar. Now see what it looks like to s...
The Fishing Trip To TOP All Fishing Trips
January 29, 2013
The Fishing Trip To TOP All Fishing Trips
  Ready to take the fishing trip to TOP all fishing trips? Keep in mind that to fish here you'll need travel visas and a laundry list...
15-Pound Bass, Coolest Guy At The Boat Ramp, Free Baits
January 04, 2013
15-Pound Bass, Coolest Guy At The Boat Ramp, Free Baits
Wow This 15.02-pound pot-bellied pig validates the "Everything's bigger in Texas" bumper stickers. The latest Toyota ShareLunker entry ...
Build Your Dream Bass Boat—FREE
January 02, 2013
Build Your Dream Bass Boat—FREE
  If Michael Jordan swapped the hardwood for hardbaits, our guess is this Ranger Z-Comanche would be his signature ride. Black, red and whit...
New Buffet Rig Slays Bass & Panfish
November 01, 2012
New Buffet Rig Slays Bass & Panfish
  Given the popularity of the Alabama Rig over the past year, it doesn't come as a huge surprise that the multiple bait phenomena has fi...
Bass Scratch Fever For Halloween Bass
October 31, 2012
Bass Scratch Fever For Halloween Bass
  While most of us will be home tonight passing out candy to costumed kids, this guy will tell you you're missing out on some epic bass ...
Fish Of A Lifetime Swallows Trophy Bass
October 30, 2012
Fish Of A Lifetime Swallows Trophy Bass
  This is the stuff dreams are made of! It's a banner day when everything comes together and the fish of a lifetime is not only landed b...
New Speed Craw Perfect For Grass ... And More
September 27, 2012
New Speed Craw Perfect For Grass ... And More
  We first caught wind of the Havoc Rocket Craw back in March, when Skeet Reese claimed this new design as his "money" bait. Four ...
Pimp My Jon Boat
September 25, 2012
Pimp My Jon Boat
  It's hard to beat the feeling that comes with fixing up a neglected piece of gear. Guess that's why we're always excited to he...
Fishermen Bigger Than Walmart
September 18, 2012
Fishermen Bigger Than Walmart
  Here's an astonishing fact: Fishermen and hunters support more jobs than Walmart's entire employee payroll. Anglers alone spend $4...
Best Fishing Kayak Yet?
September 13, 2012
Best Fishing Kayak Yet?
  One of the biggest benefits of fishing from a kayak is the ability to access remote waters where launching a bass boat—heck, any fis...
DIY Heavy Metal Fishing
September 11, 2012
DIY Heavy Metal Fishing
  Some of the most fun we've ever had involves pounding fish skulls with heavy metal. Mostly flat and fairly heavy for their size, jiggi...
Punch Bass In The Face ... With Claws
August 28, 2012
Punch Bass In The Face ... With Claws
  More often than not, we motor past the really thick weed growth, shaking our heads, keeping on the lookout for something easier to fish. B...
Get Jerky With KVD, Live Bear Cam, Win New REVO
August 17, 2012
Get Jerky With KVD, Live Bear Cam, Win New REVO
Watch While we're still enjoying summer that doesn't mean we can't fantasize about our favorite fishing of the entire year—fall. An...
Best Bass DVD: Epic Underwater Shots
August 16, 2012
Best Bass DVD: Epic Underwater Shots
  If there's a bass-minded, freshwater version of underwater filmmaking legend Jacques Cousteau, it's videographer Glen Lau. In his ...
Robot Bait Destroys Bass
August 08, 2012
Robot Bait Destroys Bass
  Designers of this radically versatile new bass bait say robotic, shape-shifting Transformers were the motivation behind its design. Even t...
Sneak Peek: This Swimbait Is Sick
August 02, 2012
Sneak Peek: This Swimbait Is Sick
  Bass pro Skeet Reese calls his new Havoc swimbait a "Scooby snack for bass." Never heard of the Scoob? That's okay, all y...
Video: Noodlin' Tiger Bass?
July 26, 2012
Video: Noodlin' Tiger Bass?
  If you want to see a bunch of hardcore guys who sometimes exhibit more guts than they do common sense handfish giant flathead cats, it'...
Can You Fish 24 Hours Straight?
July 25, 2012
Can You Fish 24 Hours Straight?
  You no doubt live by the philosophy shared by hardcore anglers everywhere: "Life's short, so fish hard!" Well, here's...
Video: Flip 'Em The Bird
July 05, 2012
Video: Flip 'Em The Bird
  Spend enough time on the water and sooner or later you'll witness a bass destroy a finch, red-winged blackbird or some other hapless a...
Bass Helpless Against Zombie Attack
July 03, 2012
Bass Helpless Against Zombie Attack
What better way to celebrate Independence Day than to launch an all-out Zombie attack. Okay—anything to do with zombies is pretty hot right now....
National Fishing & Boating Week June 2-10
May 30, 2012
National Fishing & Boating Week June 2-10
  What better way to celebrate National Fishing and Boating Week, coming up June 2-10, than to take someone fis...
Full-Meal-Deal For Bass
May 15, 2012
Full-Meal-Deal For Bass
  Largemouth bass, especially BIG largemouth bass, are a lot like your brother-in-law when you're hitting the d...
Zombie Rats Slay Bass
May 10, 2012
Zombie Rats Slay Bass
  Toledo Bend-based tournament angler David Truax started a trend when he used a white pa...
Common-Sense Fishing App Works
May 01, 2012
Common-Sense Fishing App Works
What's the one thing you learned from Phoebe Cates back in the 80s? No, we're not talking about rockin' a red bikini. It's that you never—ever&m...
Ripped Crank Caller Talks To Bass
April 18, 2012
Ripped Crank Caller Talks To Bass
Like most crank callers, this one's ripped, loud and will wake you up! But the only heavy breathing you'll hear on the line will be yours...when you b...
New 360 Imaging = Superman X-Ray Vision
March 22, 2012
New 360 Imaging = Superman X-Ray Vision
Recently declassified, Humminbird's 360 Imaging technology is now the biggest buzz in fishing. With it, anglers get a full 360-degree view of f...
Ultimate Tricked-Out Fishing Canoe
March 21, 2012
Ultimate Tricked-Out Fishing Canoe
Small, inaccessible waters can mean less pressure but more—and sometimes bigger—fish. Problem is, launching a boat can be impossible ...
Fat Bass Will Eat 'Em
March 08, 2012
Fat Bass Will Eat 'Em
Crayfish, crawfish, crawdads, mudbugs, or just plain craws ... whatever you call them, fat bass will eat 'em. And there's probably no better time to g...
VIDEO: Cheapest Fishing Guide In The World!
March 01, 2012
VIDEO: Cheapest Fishing Guide In The World!
Unlike a lot of fishing guides, this one doesn't charge $400 a day. In fact, this fishing guide helps anglers like you and me for dirt cheap ... as ...
Fat Bass Will Eat 'Em
February 08, 2012
Fat Bass Will Eat 'Em
Crayfish, crawfish, crawdads, mudbugs, or just plain craws ... whatever you call them, fat bass will eat 'em. And there's probably no better time to g...
Cold-Water Fish With A Zipper?
January 19, 2012
Cold-Water Fish With A Zipper?
Lipless crankbaits catch fish ... lots of them. But how often do you include them in your cold-water bass arsenal? We're willing to bet they're pretty...
3 Hush-Hush Baits That Slay Bass
January 05, 2012
3 Hush-Hush Baits That Slay Bass
Tiny Paca Craw Don't be fooled by this bait's size. Its giant flapping claws displace a lot of water. Perfec...
Double Down For Big Bass
January 03, 2012
Double Down For Big Bass
Fact: The water temp right now is about as cold as it's going to get all year. And for bass fishermen, that can mean some tough fishing. Biologica...
Redneck Fishing Cannon +  23 Fishing Hotties
October 28, 2011
Redneck Fishing Cannon + 23 Fishing Hotties
Watch Want to know what you can cobble together with 20 bucks of PVC, glue, propellant and a Coleman lantern ig...
Watch Emergency Bass Surgery
October 26, 2011
Watch Emergency Bass Surgery
  You've caught your share of bass. And chances are you're a pretty mean stick when it ...
Funny Video: Man Fights  Grizzly For Salmon
October 21, 2011
Funny Video: Man Fights Grizzly For Salmon
Wow Some guys will go to any length to take home a trophy fish—like this raving kook! Talk about a candidate for the Darwin Awards ... An...
Gila Monster Slays Bass
October 06, 2011
Gila Monster Slays Bass

This bait rests head-down, tail-up, giving it that egg-robber posture that drives big fish nuts!

Video: The Giant Bass Of Fall
October 05, 2011
Video: The Giant Bass Of Fall

Fall istheseason for big fish—in this case, giant bass—and lots of 'em. Want proof?

Funny Fishing Video: Mumbles At The Classic
September 28, 2011
Funny Fishing Video: Mumbles At The Classic

Absolutely hilarious! Check out Ed Bassmaster's alter ego "Mumbles" ...

Video: New Drop-Shot Secret
September 22, 2011
Video: New Drop-Shot Secret
Holy crap! Sorry for the expression, but truth be told that's a toned-down version of what most anglers said when they first saw VMC's brand new SpinS...
Video: "Oh Dude, That's A Fatty!"
September 14, 2011
Video: "Oh Dude, That's A Fatty!"
  Fishing with Fred & Ed is ... well, different than anything else you've ever see...
Top Secret Lake Maps Giveaway
September 08, 2011
Top Secret Lake Maps Giveaway
  Sometimes there's only one difference between fishermen who catch fish and those who...
Rockstar Provokes Violent Fish Attacks!
September 01, 2011
Rockstar Provokes Violent Fish Attacks!
  Toronto-based lure designer Clive Mathias doesn't mince words about what kind of fisherman he had in mind with...
Prank Video: Idiot At Bass Pro Shops
August 31, 2011
Prank Video: Idiot At Bass Pro Shops
  Warning: What you're about to see may make you incredibly nervous. Viewer discretion is advised. ...
Addicted To Bass(aholic) Babes
August 30, 2011
Addicted To Bass(aholic) Babes
  Do you think about fishing 24/7? Have you ever missed a day of work to fish? Have you ever sat in a baitshop p...
Video: If John Wayne Were A Fisherman ...
August 24, 2011
Video: If John Wayne Were A Fisherman ...
  If John Wayne were a fisherman, this would've been his honey hole. The desert oasis draws anglers with its rug...
Video: Explosive Topwater Tip
August 22, 2011
Video: Explosive Topwater Tip
  Like a good action-packed Hollywood thriller, frog fishing is all about suspense. You can never be quite sure ...
Video: Catch Fish On Bed Bugs
August 18, 2011
Video: Catch Fish On Bed Bugs
  Different cultures believe different things about the peacock—some say it symbolizes eternal life; others clai...
Video: Lizard Eats Bass For Breakfast
August 15, 2011
Video: Lizard Eats Bass For Breakfast
Meet renegade bait designer Larry The Lizard, a guy who came out of nowhere and made a name for himself almost overnight with his innovations to the p...
Must-See World-Record Bass Nightmare
August 12, 2011
Must-See World-Record Bass Nightmare
Wow Caught in Long Island Sound on a live eel, angler Greg Myerson knew his striper was big, just not potentially world-record big. The f...
Photos: World Record Bass Website
August 11, 2011
Photos: World Record Bass Website
What do you want to do: Look at record-breaking bass, or go catch 'em yourself? Either way, you'll dig WorldRecordBass.com. The site is loaded with ey...
So You Think You Can Fish?
August 10, 2011
So You Think You Can Fish?
  STAR in a fishing video! WIN $899 Prize Pack! So, You Think You Can Fish? Here's your chance to be a fishing s...
Video: Catch Fish On Pulled Pork
August 08, 2011
Video: Catch Fish On Pulled Pork
Minnows and worms die in the late-summer heat, and leeches just plain suck. Live bait sure does catch fish, though, you say. And you're right. So what...
Video: Will A Half-Ton Truck Crush This Reel?
August 04, 2011
Video: Will A Half-Ton Truck Crush This Reel?
  A couple weeks ago, we broke the story on the crazy-light Revo MGX. Well, guess what? It’s got company in the ...
A Six-Inch Whale That Catches Fish
August 02, 2011
A Six-Inch Whale That Catches Fish
  Soft swimbaits are obviously everywhere in bassin' these days. We've seen 'em all, and a lot of 'em look and a...
Sick Video: Bass—The Movie
July 27, 2011
Sick Video: Bass—The Movie
The problem with full-length fishing films is that they're typically created by and for fluff-chuckers... No offense, we love fly fishing—but we're ti...
Iaconelli's NEW Reel Weighs Mere Ounces
July 21, 2011
Iaconelli's NEW Reel Weighs Mere Ounces
Abu Garcia is launching what's looking to be the best Revo yet—the MGX. It's early in the game, but after fishing pre-release samples, we can tell you...
Killer Crank For Deep Down Bass
July 18, 2011
Killer Crank For Deep Down Bass
  In the 1980s many of us drove Camaros and Trans Ams and sported moustaches (to be like Burt Reynolds). We had ...
Video: 18-Pound Plus Bass Devours Trout
July 15, 2011
Video: 18-Pound Plus Bass Devours Trout
Win To commemorate our country's upcoming 40th National Hunting and Fishing Day, Saturday, September 24, 2011, Yamaha is giving one lucky...
Our Top 3 Frogs
June 28, 2011
Our Top 3 Frogs
  A Live Target This award-winning frog is darn near anatomically correct! Watch Dave...
Catch Giant Bass On Donkey Donger
June 22, 2011
Catch Giant Bass On Donkey Donger
  Wouldn't it be cool to watch a huge largemouth bass devour a 10-inch snake? Well, cast a Donkey Donger and han...
Must-Have Baitcasting Rods For All Pockets
June 20, 2011
Must-Have Baitcasting Rods For All Pockets
Fishing a great crank, spinnerbait or jig with a run-of-the-mill rod is like dousing a perfectly grilled T-bone with ketchup. It's just not right! Kic...
Cast A Football Field With This
June 14, 2011
Cast A Football Field With This
In this corner, measuring 2.7-inches and weighing in at 3/16 of an ounce, is the Jackall Soul Shad 68SP. With an intro lik...
Video: Giant Bass Clackin'
June 08, 2011
Video: Giant Bass Clackin'
  Come to think of it, "Giant Bass Clackin'" kind of sounds like the bass are doing the clackin'. Maybe today's ...
3 Wicked Bass Bait Combos
June 06, 2011
3 Wicked Bass Bait Combos
"Many anglers miss the boat by seeing jig trailers solely as craws, forgetting about baitfish," says fishing tackle promoter Scott Kinard. Kinard adju...
3 Lethal Leadheads
June 02, 2011
3 Lethal Leadheads
It's safe to say that more fish have been caught on jigs than any other type of artificial lure. Here are three that raise the bar even higher. ...
Win Al Lindner's Fishing Rig
May 17, 2011
Win Al Lindner's Fishing Rig
Ever wondered what it'd be like to own the best fishin' gear available—to be outfitted like a fishing pro? Well, here's your chance! ...
Secret Fixes Backlash In Seconds!
May 13, 2011
Secret Fixes Backlash In Seconds!
  Watch Despite our best efforts to correctly spool our reels with fresh, quality fishing line, eve...
What Good Anglers DON'T Do!
May 10, 2011
What Good Anglers DON'T Do!
  Fishing with old line on your spinning reel or baitcaster is like driving on bald tires—in the rain. And, yes,...
3 Unbeatable Bluegill Baits
May 09, 2011
3 Unbeatable Bluegill Baits
  Throw A Slider Fact: Grub-style softbaits are like sweet potato pie to big bluegills. Of these, C...
A Must-Read For Those Who Love To Fish
May 05, 2011
A Must-Read For Those Who Love To Fish
As a fisherman it's easy to feel like your voice gets lost in the big world of politics and economics. Probably because, as one whose very soul is bou...
Free Fishing Funnies For Your PC!
May 04, 2011
Free Fishing Funnies For Your PC!
  Dig deep enough into some fishing-related websites and you'll see that the folks who build and sell the tackle...
Where Bass & Walleyes Are Spawning Now!
May 03, 2011
Where Bass & Walleyes Are Spawning Now!
  In many waters bass and walleyes are protected during the spawning season, but that doesn't mean you should ig...
Best Fishing Reel Ever Built?
April 28, 2011
Best Fishing Reel Ever Built?
  Even if you didn't actually get to fish one of the classic Mitchell spinning reels, as a kid, chances are that...
3 Super Models, All Suck!
April 21, 2011
3 Super Models, All Suck!
Hands down, the best way to package fish and game is with a quality vacuum sealer. I know we're preachin' to the choir, but how many different sealers...
Knot Wars App Now Available For Droid!
April 19, 2011
Knot Wars App Now Available For Droid!
The Knot Wars app, showing animated tying instructions for 40 of the toughest fishing knots ever conceived, has been downloaded to thousands of iPhone...
Best Fried Fish--Hands Down!
April 18, 2011
Best Fried Fish--Hands Down!
Your wife, doctor and every TV nutritionist on the planet might sing the same song: "You should broil your fish...or bake it...or steam it...blah, bla...
Bunk With Hank, All-Expenses-Paid
April 08, 2011
Bunk With Hank, All-Expenses-Paid
Win Berkley's Big Fish Contest offers anglers a chance to win outstanding tackle prizes—every month! In addition, a selection of monthly ...
3 Deadly Weapons for a Bass Ninja
March 17, 2011
3 Deadly Weapons for a Bass Ninja
Early-season offers one of the most exciting types of bass fishing of the year—sightfishing! Catching shallow fish that are already on the alert for t...
Video: Idiot Ruins Bass Tournament
March 16, 2011
Video: Idiot Ruins Bass Tournament
Here's the scene: CMT TV celebrity, Kentucky native, outdoorsman, and prankster Tom Mabe launches his boat during a bass tournament somewhere in Kentu...
Where Bass Are Spawning Now
March 15, 2011
Where Bass Are Spawning Now
In some parts of the country anglers fish largemouth bass year-round, but even in southern waters fishermen look forward to the spawn with great antic...
Weekend Edition: Bass Super Bowl, Wonderful Eelpout, Greatest Show
February 18, 2011
Weekend Edition: Bass Super Bowl, Wonderful Eelpout, Greatest Show
Attend The Bass Super Bowl Now that the other Super Bowl is over, set your sights on the competition that really matters—the 2011 Bassmaster Classic ...
How To Fizz A Fish Successfully
February 15, 2011
How To Fizz A Fish Successfully
The beautiful bass you just took off a 35-foot rockpile is floating belly-up. Now what? You know the problem. Its distended gut tells you the swim bla...
Watch Fish Flicks, Crash A Boat Party, Win A Bass Cat
February 11, 2011
Watch Fish Flicks, Crash A Boat Party, Win A Bass Cat
Watch Fish Flicks The second best thing to doing is watching. Of course, we're talking about fishing. The Fly Fishing Film Tour, simulcast to cities ...
Fresh, Hot, Tasty Tacos
January 26, 2011
Fresh, Hot, Tasty Tacos
  Of all the fish that anglers keep for the table, it's a good bet that 90% of them wind up dredged in cracker c...
Weekend Edition: Win A Truck, Watch  The Interview & Join The Battle
January 21, 2011
Weekend Edition: Win A Truck, Watch The Interview & Join The Battle
Win A Truck Cabela's has been outfitting anglers and other outdoor diehards for 50 years, and to celebrate this milestone, they're giving...

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