Special considerations for fishing and navigating the great lakes for big bass.
Josh Bertrand demonstrates what to do when you find a big group or "school" of largemouth or smallmouth bass relating to various depth ranges. He discusses his best methods for getting the first bite to "fire them up", tips for targeting the largest fish in the school, and ways
Shaw Grigsby explains when to catch bass with baits that float or are retrieved along the surface, such as topwater walkers, poppers, wake baits, frogs, buzz baits, floating jerkabits (hard and soft), and more. Shaw also shares advice for more situations where you can use these baits to catch
Fred Roumbanis describes scenarios of fishing matted vegetation and offers advice for when to target the bass with either a frog or with flipping jigs and soft plastics. Fred also discusses when and how the bass will use the matted vegetation for cover and to ambush baitfish.
A successful FLW Tour angler, and (at the time of this writing) BASS rookie-of-the-year points leader Mark Daniels Jr. (MDJ) has 48 minutes of secrets for fishing heavy cover with finesse baits. Firstly, you may ask, "Why fish heavy cover with finesse baits and light line?". MDJ will talk about
Winning is a very difficult accomplishment to achieve in bass fishing. Ish will share the decisions, tactics, and tips that have helped him seal the deal numerous times from club level events to winning BIG on the Bassmaster Elite Series.
Seth Feider loves to fish milfoil for bass. He has so much confidence that he can go days without a bite and still believe the next flip is going to be a big one. Learn tips, tricks and secrets for fishing milfoil from Bassmaster Elite Series angler Seth Feider.
Mike Iaconelli indentifies two of the hottest NEW jighead trends sweeping the sport of bass fishing and describes why the power shaky head technique is a great alternative to traditional finesse shaky heading. He examines all of the in and outs on how to fish the power shaky
Fred Roumbanis will go through how to utilize crankbaits to their full effectiveness with advanced crankbait techniques.
Sometimes when you don't get a hook in a fish, or the fish swipes at the bait, which often happens with reaction baits, like crankbaits, buzzbaits, chatterbaits and spinnerbaits. What do you do to get them in the boat? Sometimes called follow-up baits, these baits are meant to land those
Topwater magician Bernie Schultz offers an incredibly in-depth look at fishing with walking baits, poppers, prop baits, and buzzbaits.
Bassmaster Elite Series Rookie Jamie Hartman
In-studio guest Jamie Hartman was in the hunt for multiple wins already this season, and soon the Elites will head north in pursuit of smallmouth bass. Jamie talks about electronics, his compact jig Riot Baits Lil' Creeper Jig
Many anglers describe the post-spawn phase as one of the most difficult times to get bass to bite, hence the name "Post Spawn Funk". Jason Christie will help identify how to recognize this phase and he will also share his incredible tricks for overcoming these obstacles to catch those lethargic
Ish reveals his most effective tactics, tackle, and gear for tournaments.