Category: Ask The Experts

Falling for Hardbaits – Part 3: Jerkbaits

Falling for Hardbaits – Part 3: Jerkbaits

[ 0 ] November 21, 2014 |

Most anglers limit jerkbait use to colder months when they’re at their best – but there’s no need to curtail their use to only that. Bassmaster Elite and PAA pro Brian Snowden of Reeds Spring, Missouri uses them not only when the water’s cold, he’ll use them when the water’s warm. Find out from Snowden himself why he uses jerkbaits more often.

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The BIG BASS of November with PAA champ Edwin Evers

The BIG BASS of November with PAA champ Edwin Evers

[ 0 ] November 13, 2014 |

“In the field, the deer are moving in November and the bass are moving just as much. They’re feeding up shallow and it’s amazing how good bass fishing can really be this month,” asserts Bassmaster Elite and PAA champ Edwin Evers. Indeed November is a month when fishing can be really, really good in Edwin’s home state Oklahoma and across the region. Before you head out to fish, read Evers tips for a successful November bass fishing outing.

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Fall’s Triple T’s: Thermocline, Turnover, Transition – Part Two

Fall’s Triple T’s: Thermocline, Turnover, Transition – Part Two

[ 0 ] November 5, 2014 |

In Part Two, Bassmaster Elite and PAA pro Chad Morgenthaler of Coulterville, Illinois will educate you on what to do as the water continues to cool until the fishable layer above the thermocline reaches the same temperature as the unfishable layer below the thermocline and the water column literally turns over.

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Fall’s Triple T’s: Thermocline, Turnover, Transition – Part One

Fall’s Triple T’s: Thermocline, Turnover, Transition – Part One

[ 1 ] November 3, 2014 |

A big part of the fall fishing puzzle is the thermocline and turnover. Without an understanding of this, bass fishin’ can be pretty frustrating – but not to worry. In this two-part educational series, Bassmaster Elite and PAA pro Chad Morgenthaler of Coulterville, Illinois will teach you how to approach fall’s triple T’s – the thermocline, turnover and transition.

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Falling for Hardbaits – Part Two: Shallow Cranks

Falling for Hardbaits – Part Two: Shallow Cranks

[ 1 ] October 22, 2014 |

Bassmaster Elite and PAA pro Brian Snowden of Reeds Spring, Missouri demonstrates how to use two different types of topwaters in Part One of Falling for Hardbaits. In Part Two, Snowden discusses three different types of crankbaits to address different, dependable types of bait-holding situations inside creeks and coves during the fall.

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Falling for Hardbaits – Part One: Topwaters

Falling for Hardbaits – Part One: Topwaters

[ 0 ] October 16, 2014 |

Bassmaster Elite and PAA pro Brian Snowden of Reeds Spring, Missouri provides us a simple yet valuable plan to fall back on (pun intended) based on two powerful styles of topwater baits. Snowden instructs you where to go, what to look for, when to use one topwater style and when to use the other.

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The Best is yet to come with Brent Chapman

The Best is yet to come with Brent Chapman

[ 3 ] October 8, 2014 |

“As the calendar turns to October, fishing should just now start to pick up and get better,” says Bassmaster Elite and PAA pro Brent Chapman of Lake Quivira, Kansas.

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In between Summer and Fall with Ott DeFoe

In between Summer and Fall with Ott DeFoe

[ 1 ] September 25, 2014 |

In Bassmaster Elite and PAA pro Ott DeFoe’s experience, the transition from summer to fall is generally a pretty tough time to catch bass on most reservoirs that he’s familiar with in the South, mid-Atlantic and central USA. He shares his tips for fishing waters these lakes as they transition between summer and fall.

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