Winter a Wonderful Time to Target Southern Bass in Popper Heaven

Just because the cold weather of winter has arrived doesn't mean it's time to put away the long rod; head south for some topwater bass action

Winter a Wonderful Time to Target Southern Bass in Popper Heaven
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When the mild temperatures of fall finally give way to cold weather, many fly rod bass fishing enthusiasts put their gear away for the winter and resort to tying flies, poking the fire and enjoying a cup of hot morning brew.

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