Bass Fishing

Toledo Bend guide Darold Gleason expects the shad spawn to play an early role in April’s bass action.

Hawg heaven — Big-bass tips from Toledo Bend guides

Toledo Bend is still in the throes of the annual spawn, which means double-digit bass are more accessible than during any other time of the year. And these guides share how to put your lure in front of those fish.
April 01 at 7:00am

Theriot man cited for allegedly possessing 42 bass in Falgout Canal

Angler was 32 bass over the legal limit, LDWF says
March 28 at 8:50am
Jordan Lee won the 2017 Bassmaster Classic on Sunday, storming from the back of the pack with a 27-pound bag on Lake Conroe to take the championship.

Jordan Lee wins 2017 Bassmaster Classic

Former collegiate angler storms to the top with 27-pound bag on Sunday
March 26 at 9:35pm
Brent Ehrler maintained his lead after Day 2 at the 2017 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Conroe. He has a slim lead over Dave Lefebre and defending champ Edwin Evers.

Classic Day 2: Ehrler maintains lead, Crochet slips to 11th and Lavigne climbs to 14th

Top 25 fish on Sunday; Hackney misses the cut
March 25 at 10:03pm
Brent Ehrler, of Newport Beach, Calif., leads the Bassmaster Classic after Day 1 on Lake Conroe. Pierre Part's Cliff Crochet is in third place, less than 2 pounds out of the lead.

Ehrler leads Classic after Day 1, Cajun Baby in third

Anglers endured 20-30 mph winds Friday on Lake Conroe
March 24 at 10:03pm
Lake D’Arbonne bass are just waiting for baits to be put in front of them.

Go big or go home

Lots of ways to catch D’Arbonne bass this month
March 24 at 4:34pm
Oklahoma's Edwin Evers won the 2016 Classic on Grand Lake O' the Cherokees. This year's event — which starts Friday — is being contested on Lake Conroe near Houston.

Who'll win the 2017 Classic on Lake Conroe?

Past winners detail life-changing experience
March 22 at 2:09am

Port Barre man dies at Toledo Bend

Authorities called after unmanned boat spotted in Pirate's Cove area, LDWF says
March 21 at 2:50pm

Does snelling a hook increase your bass-fishing odds?

Elite Series pro Brandon Palaniuk questions hook-up efficiency
March 16 at 4:18pm
Derek Mong of Many scored on this 11.05-pounder when fishing with his father David during a Texas Team Trail tournament in the Six Mile area.

Tips for toads — How to catch Toledo Bend’s lunkers

If you’re looking to notch your rod with a double-digit bass, this is the month to be at Toledo Bend. And these certified trophy anglers tell you how to up your odds of success.
March 01 at 7:00am
Watermelon is one of Kenny Covington’s standard colors no matter where he fishes.

Color run — How to choose the right bass-fishing lure color

The old debate about effective colors still rages in the bass-fishing community, but this angler said there’s a way to cut through the arguing and make informed decisions.
March 01 at 7:00am
If you’re looking for the best time to be at Toledo Bend, you can’t go wrong from now through March.

The best month to catch TB toads

Data shows you should plan your March trip now
February 16 at 6:00am