Bass Fishing

Marsh Man Masson vid: Part 2 of one-boat fish-off

Mid-day lull broken by fast bite
January 17 at 11:25am
Steve Porter, who created the Super Sally, holds a hawg he caught with one recently on Florida’s Lake Okeechobee.

The Super Sally

One of bass fishing’s best kept secrets
January 15 at 9:00am
Slowing down and focusing on wood structure in at least 4 feet of water will produce Henderson swamp bass right now, despite frigid water temps.

Henderson bass willing to bite despite frigid water temps

Deep wood structure, slow presentations key to winter bite
January 08 at 12:43am
Chad Wiley works to land one of the bass that crushed his jig at the edge of the reed beds in Black River Lake.

Always bet on Black

Even in tough wintertime conditions, Black River Lake in central Louisiana can deliver bass — if you crack the code.
January 01 at 7:00am
Dequian Jackson, 20, of Bayou Goula, shows off the 12.81-pound largemouth bass he reeled in on Sunday, Dec. 17 from a public pond in Bayou Sorrel. The big bass nailed a June bug-colored Texas-rigged wacky worm.

Bayou Sorrel pond gives up 12-pound lunker bass

Jackson fools monster with Texas-rigged wacky worm
December 27, 2017 at 8:56am
The Mermentau River bass average 1 ½ pounds, yet biologist manager Sean Kinney said Florida bass fry have been stocked there recently.

Bass basics

December 15, 2017 at 7:00am
Mild winters have helped the reproductive success of apple snails in the Mermentau River system. If you see pink eggs, kick them into the water.

Bad apple snails

December 15, 2017 at 7:00am
The Ned rig might not look like much, but bass often smash it when other lures don’t produce a bite.

You need a Ned rig

Finesse bait catches bass when other lures don’t
December 15, 2017 at 6:00am
Jason Pittman caught these two slabs in the Tchefuncte.

Cold-weather fishing on the Tchefuncte River

December 06, 2017 at 6:11pm
When water temperatures warm above 55 degrees, female bass get active between fronts in the Basin.

Stephensville area producing quality bass

Backs of dead-end canals offer action
December 04, 2017 at 11:39am
Sontus Mitchell with two Caney Lake gifts anybody would like to have for Christmas.

Caney Lake’s big bass in the holiday spirit

December 04, 2017 at 11:21am
Adam Cook (left) and Kurt Cook said anglers looking to catch Bayou Black bass this month should head to dead-end canals.

Bayou Black bass in transition but very catchable, anglers say

Cold fronts pushing fish into dead-end canals
December 04, 2017 at 8:52am