When a bronzeback busts a topwater lure, gear up, because other hawgs likely are close.
While bass to the north of our state take a longer time to grow big, and some fish in southern states reach large size much faster, we here in the middle are pretty good at producing big bass rather quickly, too.
Lose enough big bass, walleyes, or pike, and eventually everyone figures out how to coax their catch into a net.
The largemouth virus did it: Mystery of Susquehanna River smallmouth bass kill solved 13 years later
Concerns remain, but there reportedly have never been so many big bass in the Lower Susquehanna for anglers.
Four Minnesotans also named honorable mention; Great Lakes region has strong presence.
Mike Hehner shows how he uses his Aqua-Vu to specifically target largemouth bass during the hard-water season.
The steady action is great for introducing novices to the sport, but even experienced fly anglers can appreciate this unique approach to a time-tested fishing favorite.
Walleyes may lose out to largemouth bass if lakes continue to get warmer
The Area 8 fisheries manager for the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission, with responsibilities for waters across the southwestern corner of the state, was a panelist at a symposium focusing on the Youghiogheny River.
Too many fishermen put away their topwater baits when summer ends
Although there are more and more choices, anglers should keep in mind that the proper fishing line could make the difference between a good day and a bad day on the water
While trying out a new baitcasting combo on a local fishing lake, a seasoned angler gets schooled by a young fisherman.
Even as the air and water temperatures rise, targeting bass in shallow water can pay dividends
A mushroom-head jig and plastic worm is the ultimate multi-species tool
If you seek bass, Pennsylvania offers a wealth of lakes and rivers home to plenty of largemouths, smallmouths
Catching fish requires finding fish, and the author stresses the importance of electronics on his fishing boat — along with learning how to use those electronics
Docks draw baitfish on sunny days; baitfish draw bass
Largemouth and smallmouth bass won’t fall into a strict pattern in September, so have these five techniques in your angling arsenal.
Although smallmouth bass are associated with flowing water, many lakes across the state hold good bronzeback populations.
Open sores, intersex bass, increased mortality, and now a bass with cancer – the Susquehanna River has many problems that have marred its once-famous bass-fishing reputation.
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