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Most anglers go deep for bass in the dog days of summer. Instead, fish smart in the shallows.Shallow Swerve: Find Overlooked Lunker Bass in Shallow Water 

Shallow Swerve: Find Overlooked Lunker Bass in Shallow Water 

Most anglers go deep for bass in the dog days of summer. Instead, fish smart in the shallows.

Ken Duke

Deep water isn't the only place to find fish as temperatures rise.Shallow Thinking for Middle-of-Summer Fishing

Shallow Thinking for Middle-of-Summer Fishing

Deep water isn't the only place to find fish as temperatures rise.

Dr. Jason Halfen

Bass can experience wilder mood swings than a teenager. These tactics will catch them no matter their temperament.Ups and Downs of Summertime Smallmouth Bass Fishing

Ups and Downs of Summertime Smallmouth Bass Fishing

Bass can experience wilder mood swings than a teenager. These tactics will catch them no

Jeff Knapp

'Kneel & Reel:' Get your crankbait to run even deeper with these tuning tips for summer bass fishing.Tune Up Deep-Diving Crankbaits for Hard-to-Reach Bass

Tune Up Deep-Diving Crankbaits for Hard-to-Reach Bass

'Kneel & Reel:' Get your crankbait to run even deeper with these tuning tips for summer bass

Alan Clemons

When your time is limited, target points to intercept bass throughout the day.Crash Course: How to Fish Bass-Rich Shoreline Points

Crash Course: How to Fish Bass-Rich Shoreline Points

When your time is limited, target points to intercept bass throughout the day.

Game & Fish Staff

Simple and versatile, soft-plastic stick baits are bass magnets. Start with these rigs.Crash Course: 3 Ways to Rig a Senko-Style Lure to Catch Bass

Crash Course: 3 Ways to Rig a Senko-Style Lure to Catch Bass

Simple and versatile, soft-plastic stick baits are bass magnets. Start with these rigs.

Game & Fish Staff

Tackling Southern California's unique Lake Barrett brings back bass-fishing memories for outdoors writer.Back to Bass: Angler Notes Changes After 20-Year Hiatus

Back to Bass: Angler Notes Changes After 20-Year Hiatus

Tackling Southern California's unique Lake Barrett brings back bass-fishing memories for

Brian La Rue

We put seven of the best swimbait rods through their paces out on the water.Tackle Test 2021: Best New Swimbait Rods Reviewed

Tackle Test 2021: Best New Swimbait Rods Reviewed

We put seven of the best swimbait rods through their paces out on the water.

Dr. Todd A. Kuhn

The flash and whir of spinner blades give them wide appeal, especially when the blade style fits best.Take a Spin with Spinners for Trout, Bass, Walleye & More

Take a Spin with Spinners for Trout, Bass, Walleye & More

The flash and whir of spinner blades give them wide appeal, especially when the blade style

Dr. Jason A. Halfen

Change has been a constant, but the popular lake continues to kick out lots of big bass.Newton Lake: Illinois' Perennial Largemouth Bass Powerhouse

Newton Lake: Illinois' Perennial Largemouth Bass Powerhouse

Change has been a constant, but the popular lake continues to kick out lots of big bass.

Mike Pehanich

You have lots of options in a crankbait, but don't overlook the No. 1 important thing (video).Crash Course: How to Choose the Right Crankbait for Bass

Crash Course: How to Choose the Right Crankbait for Bass

You have lots of options in a crankbait, but don't overlook the No. 1 important thing (video).

Game & Fish Staff

The swim jig is a big-bass lure in a small package; learn how to fish it now (video).Crash Course: How to Fish Swim Jigs for Bass in Heavy Cover

Crash Course: How to Fish Swim Jigs for Bass in Heavy Cover

The swim jig is a big-bass lure in a small package; learn how to fish it now (video).

Game & Fish Staff

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