Bass Fishing

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
South Carolina native Casey Ashley won the 2015 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell, which will also be the site of the Classic in 2018.

2018 Bassmaster Classic returns to Lake Hartwell

Casey Ashley won 2015 event with a three day total of 50 pounds, 1 ounce
February 15 at 10:01am
The wooded point in the background extends hundreds of yards out into the lake as a submerged ridge. Hay grass, which crowns the top of the ridge, is visible in this photo.

Learning to bass fish on Toledo Bend

February 15 at 7:00am
Buxton will always begin by fishing the two points approaching a dead-end canal to find bass especially early in February during the prespawn.

Lake Verret’s bass quality

February 15 at 7:00am
Heavy weights aren’t only for plastics and jigs; Wiley fishes heavy spinnerbaits over deep grass and uses them to increase his casting distance during windy weather.

Heavy spinnerbaits work, too

February 15 at 7:00am