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Will we see the world-class bass that we did a few years ago? Probably not! But there's more than enough 5- to 10-pounders still out there to reward anyone's casting. (February 2009)Southern California's Bass Outlook

Southern California's Bass Outlook

Will we see the world-class bass that we did a few years ago? Probably not! But there's more

Stripers in the Delta, bass at Folsom and world-record-sized blue catfish at Otay keep California anglers in hot waters this fall.  (November 2008)Best Bites

Best Bites

Stripers in the Delta, bass at Folsom and world-record-sized blue catfish at Otay keep

Change your tactics and your Southern California reservoirs to keep catching largemouth bass all summer long. (August 2008)Keep The Catching Hot!

Keep The Catching Hot!

Change your tactics and your Southern California reservoirs to keep catching largemouth bass

When bass anglers talk about big bass, you'll usually hear about Otay Lake. Just eight miles from San Diego, this reservoir pumps out big Florida-strain largemouths. (May 2008)Otay’s Florida Connection

Otay's Florida Connection

When bass anglers talk about big bass, you'll usually hear about Otay Lake. Just eight miles

Bass fans! Stop worrying about drought. Look forward to exceptional fishing this year at these 13 foothill, valley and coastal destinations. (April 2008)2008 Northern And Central Bass Forecast

2008 Northern And Central Bass Forecast

Bass fans! Stop worrying about drought. Look forward to exceptional fishing this year at these

Hoping to catch the next world record at Dixon? Want to bend the rod on some lunkers at Piru? Get ready to take on Southern California's awesome lakes in 2008. (February 2008).2008 Southern California Bass Outlook

2008 Southern California Bass Outlook

Hoping to catch the next world record at Dixon? Want to bend the rod on some lunkers at Piru?

Hoping to catch the next world record at Dixon? Want to bend the rod on some lunkers at Piru? Get ready to take on Southern California's awesome lakes in 2008. (February 2008).2008 Southern California Bass Outlook

2008 Southern California Bass Outlook

Hoping to catch the next world record at Dixon? Want to bend the rod on some lunkers at Piru?

Is this the year for an “official” world record? With drawdowns on the way, check out Cuyamaca and Jennings lakes rather than more popular waters in Southern California for your best shot at a lunker legend.  (February 2007)Big Bass 2007

Big Bass 2007

Is this the year for an 'official ' world record? With drawdowns on the way, check

By Chris Shaffer

Solitude. Gullible Northern-strain bass. It's a catch-and-release paradise. Check out Barrett Reservoir for excellent Southern California world-class bassin'.  (May 2007)Barrett Is Better

Barrett Is Better

Solitude. Gullible Northern-strain bass. It's a catch-and-release paradise. Check out Barrett

Richard Alden Bean

Do you know how to fish Barrett, San Vicente, Dixon, Diamond Valley and Casitas lakes?  A longtime bass tournament angler stops at his favorites and fills you in on tackle and techniques that work. (January 2007)5 Southern California Lakes I Like

5 Southern California Lakes I Like

Do you know how to fish Barrett, San Vicente, Dixon, Diamond Valley and Casitas lakes? A

Some waters are great for catching trophy bass. Others offer big numbers of fish. You'll find plenty of each -- and some with both -- in 2007 on these standout bass waters.  (April 2007)North State Bass Forecast

North State Bass Forecast

Some waters are great for catching trophy bass. Others offer big numbers of fish. You'll find

Right now, you've got two great options to catch largemouths at Lake Casitas: live crawdads or swimbaits. Here's how to fish them to catch a limit or a lunker at this famous Southern California hotspot. (March 2007)Don’t Count Out Casitas

Don't Count Out Casitas

Right now, you've got two great options to catch largemouths at Lake Casitas: live crawdads or

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