Bass Fishing

Kahara Diving Frog

Kahara Diving Frog

June 01 at 7:00am
Steven Schilling’s passion for the river is overflowing, but genuine.

River rattin’

The scenic, fast-flowing Bogue Chitto is a shallow, clear-water gem that’s home to some Kentucky bass with big attitudes. Here’s how a couple of local anglers with a specially-equipped boat run the river.
June 01 at 7:00am
When Greg Hackney finds weed mats, he knows the pocket holds fish.

Perfecting your pocket hopping

Identifying the types and sizes of pockets bass are inhabiting right now is a big key to catching fish. Here’s how a couple of Elite Series pros break it down.
June 01 at 7:00am
Bossier City's Stephen Ell caught this 11.68-pound monster bass May 26 while scouting for the BOSS Tournament Trail championship at Toledo Bend.

Tournament scouting trip yields 11-pound lunker

Ell hooks monster bass on Carolina rig
May 31 at 5:42pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Father vs. son in one-boat bass tournament

Bragging rights and spinnerbaits on the line.
May 23 at 1:19pm
Sportsman TV host Greg Hackney, left, and Bernie Reed of Reed's Metals, enjoyed a great day of bass fishing on Lake Okhissa near Brookhaven, Miss. on the latest episode of Sportsman TV, which airs tonight at 6:30 p.m. on CST.

Brand new Sportsman TV: Bass fishing in Lake Okhissa

Check out the latest episode tonight at 6:30 on CST
May 17 at 2:10pm
The ‘potato chip lip’ on Rapala’s Scatter Rap Glass Shad creates erratic movement gamefish just can’t resist.

Rapala’s Scatter Rap Glass Shad

'Potato chip lip’ is the secret to lure’s wobble
May 15 at 9:00am
Bassmaster Elite Series pro Keith Combs landed this big 6-pounder with a topwater frog on a recent trip to Grosse Savanne Lodge in Cameron Parish during Shimano’s “Cast Smarter” Media Conference.

Get the jump on topwater frogs

Elite Series pro shares his Top 3 tips for frog fishing
May 14 at 7:00am
Derek Mong, left, and his dad Dave show off their winning five-fish stringer that tipped the scales at 33.13 pounds during an April 22 tournament at Keith's Toledo Bend Tackle.

Father/son team up for whopping 33-pound Toledo Bend stringer

Dave and Derek Mong enjoyed epic day during April 22 tourney
May 02 at 9:42am
A big, slow-moving buzz-frog is just the ticket for a lazy bass that doesn't want to exert much energy.

Feelin’ the buzz ... Froggy style - Add a frog to your buzzbait to catch more bass

Lose the skirt — and thread a frog onto your buzzbait to catch some big-time bass.
May 01 at 7:00am
When clear conditions make the fish spooky, a finesse jig will still produce bites.

Small bait ... big results - How to use a finesse jig to catch more bass

Bigger isn’t always better — a down-sized finesse jig might be just the ticket for days when bass are playing hard to get. Here’s how the pros rig up to take them down.
May 01 at 7:00am