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Learn about different species of bass. By learning about what kinds of bass live in the areas you fish in, as well as what they like and where they tend to hang out, you can get an insider’s view of how to catch them. Original article adapted for this use. Courtesy of www.FineFishing.com
Hunt, Gather, Cook: Finding the Forgotten Feast Paperback by Hank Shaw (Author) From field, forest, and stream to table, award-winning journalist Hank Shaw explores the forgotten art of foraging. If there is a frontier beyond organic, local and seasonal, beyond farmers’ markets and grass-def meat, it’s hunting, fishing and foraging your own food. A lifelong angler and forager [...]
Look for mossy areas, as fish prefer to swim in these areas to forage for food.
What Fish Don’t Want You to Know: An Insider’s Guide to Freshwater Fishing Paperback by Frank Baron (Author) Expert, field-tested advice for anglers at every level This comprehensive, entertaining, and foolproof guide covers everything novice and avid anglers need to know to catch freshwater fish–from bass and trout to salmon and walleye–and reveals the two basic ways to [...]
Casting styles are important. It may take a bit of research, but find out which casting styles will work best for your particular fishing area. For example, fan casting works well for large ponds or lakes where there is not much interference, but this method may not work well in other situations. Original article adapted [...]
Use a matted metal fishing lure instead if possible, to avoid too much reflection.
When going after trophy bass, here’s a rig that’s quick, easy and helps bring up keepers. Place two Bull●Shots on your line less than an inch apart with a bead between them and about 18″ to 30″ in front of the hook. Make sure to read the opening instructions on placing Bull●Shot on line. Clack [...]
Shiny fishing lures can attract certain fish, but the reflection of the sun can blind them and cause confusion.
Ask some experts or seasoned fishermen for advice. People who have been bass fishing for a long time will most likely have plenty of good advice to share. Original article adapted for this use. Courtesy of www.FineFishing.com