|Yule Tide bass
661 Views - Posted: December 01 at 6:00 am
Drive or ride in any bass boat above the Tropic of Cancer late in December, particularly in coastal Louisiana’s semi-tropical region, and there still is a reasonable chance you’ll feel like you’ve gotten frost bite when attempting to catch a bass.†
|LDWF stocks Red River with largemouth bass fingerlings
2459 Views - Posted: November 29 at 2:30 pm
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, in cooperation with the Red River Waterway Commission, recently stocked the Red River with more than 28,000 Florida-strain largemouth bass fingerlings.
|Leesville angler catches 10-pounder at Toledo Bend
3638 Views - Posted: November 20 at 1:00 pm
On Sunday, Nov. 10, Leesville’s Darold Gleason and his fishing partner, Kevin Jeane of Anacoco, knew they were sitting on the quality bass needed to win a V&M Fall Series tournament on Toledo Bend.
|Booyah Boo Series
2941 Views - Posted: October 16 at 9:00 am
Two of America’s bass fishing legends turned artificial lure designers realized soon after the umbrella rig craze subsided somewhat that, indeed, the almighty mousetrap could be improved.
|Sea monsters (aka stripers) roam the Florida Parishes rivers
817 Views - Posted: October 15 at 7:00 am
Anadromous, sea-run stripers migrate up all the Florida Parish rivers, and can give you a sleigh ride — at least for a little while.
|Best locations and patterns
712 Views - Posted: October 15 at 7:00 am
Avid bass angler Johnny Watkins loves spending fall days fishing cuts in the central and northern portions of the Calcasieu River.
|Bass fishing the Calcasieu River saltwater barrier
1076 Views - Posted: October 15 at 7:00 am
Near the saltwater barrier south of White Oak Park, tidal movement influences bass activity in the fall.
|Pierre Part's Cliff Crochet qualifies for second Bassmaster Classic
2682 Views - Posted: October 14 at 5:00 am
When B.A.S.S. Elite Series pro Cliff Crochet heads to North Alabama’s Lake Guntersville in mid-February to fish in his second Bassmaster Classic, he might actually pinch himself a couple times on the long drive up — just to make sure he’s not dreaming.
|River Rat ó Bass-fishing tips for the Florida Parishes rivers
1163 Views - Posted: October 01 at 7:00 am
Joe Lavigne saw more deer than probably half the Louisiana hunters who had humped their way up trees one morning last October.
|Calcasieu Convergence ó Bass fishing tips for the Calcasieu River
804 Views - Posted: October 01 at 7:00 am
Eyebrows were raised this spring and summer as the Calcasieu River coughed up double-digit bass.
|ULM anglers win 2013 Ranger Cup University Fish-off
3300 Views - Posted: September 25 at 4:00 pm
Two college anglers representing the University of Louisiana-Monroe won the Ranger Cup University Fish-Off over a team from Tennessee Tech Sunday on a private lake in Oklahoma.
|Bassmaster Elite Series scheduled to return to Toledo Bend in 2014
3153 Views - Posted: September 17 at 2:30 pm
The Bassmaster Elite Series will return to Toledo Bend Reservoir next May on the fourth stop of the 2014 tournament schedule.
|Mister Twister Flipín OUT
3080 Views - Posted: September 16 at 9:00 am
Louisiana born and bred Mister Twister Flip’n OUTs, the latest in soft plastic creature baits, were scheduled to go on the market the first week of August.
|Rods can play multiple roles
504 Views - Posted: September 15 at 7:00 am
For bass anglers who buy fishing rods like golfers buy clubs, having so many different kinds of technique-specific poles in the boat might seem like it can put the odds in your favor.
|Old-school color revival
670 Views - Posted: September 15 at 7:00 am
If there is anything that can complicate your fishing it’s color charts. With so many colors to choose nowadays, some anglers are left scratching their heads.
|Donít overlook the obvious
568 Views - Posted: September 15 at 7:00 am
Keeping your fishing simple can sometimes mean not overlooking the obvious.
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