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A decade ago, swimbaits were the secret bait in Southern California. Now they are the ubiquitous bait of the 21st century. They're also your ticket to catching huge bass in several So Cal lakes. (January 2006)Southern Cal's Best Swimbait Bass Lakes

Southern Cal's Best Swimbait Bass Lakes

September 29, 2010

A decade ago, swimbaits were the secret bait in Southern California. Now they are the...

Looking to catch lots of bass? Or does probing the depths for that fish of a lifetime suit your style? Either way, you'll find plenty of opportunities for both in Northern California this year. (April 2006)North State Bass Outlook

North State Bass Outlook

September 29, 2010

Looking to catch lots of bass? Or does probing the depths for that fish of a lifetime suit...

Berryessa is one of Northern Cal's last waters where anglers have a legitimate shot at catching spotted, largemouth and smallmouth bass in the same day -- or on consecutive casts. (May 2006)Berryessa Bass

Berryessa Bass

Chris Shaffer - September 29, 2010

Berryessa is one of Northern Cal's last waters where anglers have a legitimate shot at...

Most experts think Northern California's bass fishing will be good this year, but you shouldn't settle for anything less than great. That's exactly what you can expect at these 14 lakes and reservoirs.North State Bass Outlook

North State Bass Outlook

September 29, 2010

Most experts think Northern California's bass fishing will be good this year, but you...

A very wet winter in 2004-2005 and a busy monsoon summer brought plenty of water for Southern California reservoirs, but there's more. Read this and get the straight scoop. (February 2006)Southern Cal's 2006 Bass Outlook

Southern Cal's 2006 Bass Outlook

September 29, 2010

A very wet winter in 2004-2005 and a busy monsoon summer brought plenty of water for Southern...

In addition to being one of the most scenic of southern California's bass lakes, Santa Barbara's Lake Cachuma charms anglers for an entirely different reason: It's one of the region's best year-round bass fisheries.The Seasons of Cachuma

The Seasons of Cachuma

September 29, 2010

In addition to being one of the most scenic of southern California's bass lakes, Santa...

This reservoir on Bayou Dorcheat in the northwest corner of the state is facing a problem with aquatic weeds. But it still offers some bass-fishing options in the spring. (April 2010)Bassin' On Bistineau

Bassin' On Bistineau

September 28, 2010

This reservoir on Bayou Dorcheat in the northwest corner of the state is facing a problem with...

This giant impoundment on the Texas border can deliver some big-time bass fishing. Here's how to be part of that action! (March 2010)Toledo Bend Spring Bassin'

Toledo Bend Spring Bassin'

September 28, 2010

This giant impoundment on the Texas border can deliver some big-time bass fishing. Here's how...

Originating in southwestern Arkansas and ending at the Lake Bistineau dam, Bayou Dorcheat offers anglers the opportunity to soak in Louisiana's natural beauty and catch a few bass too! (June 2009)Taking In The Scenery

Taking In The Scenery

September 28, 2010

Originating in southwestern Arkansas and ending at the Lake Bistineau dam, Bayou Dorcheat...

From the Pearl River to Delacroix to the Red River, Louisiana boasts fantastic habitat for boating feisty largemouth bass on frogs. (April 2009)The Bass and the Frog

The Bass and the Frog

Jeff Bruhl - September 28, 2010

From the Pearl River to Delacroix to the Red River, Louisiana boasts fantastic habitat for...

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