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Show Me Our 'Close-Water' Cats

Missouri is chock-full of small public waters that burst at the seams with great catfishing.

Big River Bassin'

Big River largemouths: low in density, high in quality. Anglers can hook fish up to 20 inches

John Neporadny Jr.

White-Hot White-Bass Hotspots!

In Missouri, April 's the month for these feisty little fish. We give you the run-down on a

Southern Missouri's Quiet Bass Lakes

By early summer, even the tardiest of fair-weather largemouth anglers start hitting the water.

John Neporadny Jr.

Top Spots For Missouri Slabs

March in the Show Me State offers prime-time crappie fishing. Which waterways look to have the

Missouri's Deep-Water Bass Options

The Show Me State is one of the nation's finest sources of enjoyable summertime angling --

Tapping Taneycomo's Terrific Trout

Large rainbows and browns are the stars of this beautiful coldwater impoundment. We'll tip you

Bassin' On Lake Of The Ozarks

The vast waters of Lake of the Ozarks offer both quantity and quality to largemouth anglers.

Best Of The East: 3 Great Smallmouth Waters

Whether you like fishing major reservoirs, big rivers or small streams for smallies, one of

The Best Of Show Me State Crappie

Wherever you turn in Missouri, first-rate crappie fishing is nearby. Join the author on a tour

Pros' Profile: Missouri's February Bass

Denny Brauer and Stacey King: Two of the best tournament anglers in the business, they know

Our Best Trophy Cat Waters

With some of the best trophy catfish waters in the entire country flowing through or sitting

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