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
Josh Bertrand has been fishing the Bassmaster Elite Series since 2013, and some of his favorite fishing is up north in the Great Lakes. In part, because Josh loves catching big 4lb smallmouth consistently, and the Great Lakes is a prime location to land those big smallies. In this
Bassmaster Elite Series bass fishing tournament pro, and West Coast angler Ish Monroe conducts a 1-hour instructional fishing seminar on catching monster bass in matted vegetation. Ish shares the fundamental truth in bass fishing, which relates heavily to matted vegetations, "The bass are always going to find a food source".
Mike Iaconelli is back with The Bass University for another installment of Bass University Basics. In this video, Mike "Ike" Iaconelli will help you select the right size lure for the season, conditions, forage size, etc. You'll learn all the important considerations of "match the hatch". Learn how water clarity
Davy Hite has won big on the Bassmaster Elite Series with big baits. Davy focuses his presentation on his favorite big baits for "head hunting" for quality fish which are Mop Jigs, swimbaits, giant soft plastics, huge crankbaits, and more.
Mike and Pete take a question from their mailbag about determining the colors needed on a new body of water. They will answer how to choose colors for soft plastics and crankbaits.
In this seminar, Mike "Ike" Iaconelli teaches you the secrets to locating and catching bass with crankbaits that have helped make him a top Bassmaster Elite Series tournament angler. In this 1 hour and 13 minute bass fishing instructional video, Iaconelli will help anglers answer the following questions:
What makes a
Ish will walk you through the proper rigging techniques and presentation tactics required to properly flip and pitch baits into heavy cover. Ish's techniques will help catapult your "Dropping Bombs" technique for ultimate positive productivity; revealing all of the tricks and tactics that trigger BIG BASS!
Pete Gluszek covers reading weather patterns, water level changes, and adjusting to fishing pressure. Learn how to analyze the past, present, and future weather conditions when making a game-plan and on-the-water decisions. Pete also describes how the weather can affect fish movements and how quickly to make decisions when the
Mike Iaconelli is on the water with Dave Mansue discussing a hot topic, swimbaits.
Learn What Makes Bass Bite
1:05 What really matters to bass?
3:20 Bass senses
8:15 Bite factors
11:00 Advantages of baits
17:10 Action options
26:05 Size options
31:20 Sound options
41:20 Color selection decisions
46:55 What makes "scents"?
In this bass fishing instructional video, BASS Open tournament champion Pete Gluszek will share with you the success that is waiting for anglers ready to learn to fish in the wind. As a fishing guide, Pete has experienced many anglers not wanting to be out in the wind. In this
During the summer months, the bass fishing can often be red hot as bass feed aggressively throughout the day and night. However, there are also times when the fishing gets tough due to fishing pressure, high water temperatures, and a lake-wide party on the lake with pleasure boaters! Ish Monroe
In this bass fishing seminar, Mike Iaconelli discusses how this old style lure still has a key place in everyones tackle box! He will analize picking the right size, color, and most importantly blade style. And he will gone over when, where and how to throw spinnerbaits and picking the right