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How to Find the Best Mud Lines for Bass Fishing

Todd Castledine was breaking down a lake he’s only fished one other time and he quickly found that the bass seemed to be congregating where the wind had stirred up the bank and formed a mud line. Mud lines can be a great way to target bass. Castledine breaks down what makes for a good mud line, where he looks for them, how he fishes them and what is actually going on with the bass […]

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Winder angler claims ’19 Georgia Bass Slam of year

Catching a Georgia Bass Slam is already an accomplishment, but it’s even better when you win the annual grand prize for the 2019 Bass Slam. Of the 37 anglers who completed a Slam last year, the 2019 winner is Eric Runge of Winder, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. With Runge’s victory, now is the time to start working on a 2020 Slam. What is a Georgia Bass Slam? Catch […]

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American Bass tourney visits lake Saturday

The bass tournaments return to Clear Lake beginning Saturday with an American Bass team event scheduled out of Konocti Vista Casino in Lakeport. The field should include some of the better tournament fishermen competing in it and it should take at least 20 pounds to win it. The weigh-in starts at 3 p.m. Fishermen who plan on entering the 33th annual Clear Lake Team Bass Tournament scheduled for March 21-22 can begin signing up Jan. […]

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Strawberry man catches once-in-a-lifetime smallmouth bass

Another big fish record came to my attention that will probably stand for quite some time. On the northern border of Arizona, massive Lake Powell is a great fishery for many species of sport game fish. Many local anglers make an annual trip to this reservoir that is part of the Colorado River chain. Lake Powell has become famous for walleyes, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, crappies, and stripers throughout the 186-mile lake, which extends well […]

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Record-Setting Field Opens Phoenix Bass Fishing League

The 2020 Phoenix Bass Fishing League presented by T-H Marine opened competition Saturday at the historic Sam Rayburn Reservoir in Brookeland, Texas, and featured a record-setting field size – 230 boaters and 230 co-anglers. The season opener, the largest field in more than 20 years, left with multiple anglers left on the waiting list. Boater Kevin Lasyone of Dry Prong, Louisiana, caught the largest five-bass limit of the day (weighing 20 pounds 8 ounces) to […]

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Angler Catches 13-Pound Bass to End 2019 and Another 13-Pounder to Start 2020

Catching a largemouth bass weighing in the teens is a once in a lifetime achievement for most anglers, but Dominic Lozano went ahead and did it twice in 2 weeks on two different lakes in Texas to end 2019 with his personal best of 13.85 pounds. He followed that feat with another catch on New Year’s Day of a 13.29-pounder. But the story leading up to these two catches is just as good. Lozano spends […]

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