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How to Fish Bass During the Winter Season?

Bass is one of the most popular fish among fishermen in the United States. Ask any fisherman what kind of fish he would prefer to catch on a winter day, and he would say BASS. They are the most challenging fish to catch, putting up quite a fight. But the satisfaction one gets after reeling in a big bass is unmatched. It is no wonder that bass fishing is considered a sport. If you are an amateur bass fisherman or have never tried your hand at it, then winter is the best time for you. If you're new to fishing...


How to Adjust a Baitcasting Reel

Adjusting a baitcasting reel is one of those things that people just don’t always realize they need to do. Unlike a spinning reel, a baitcaster takes a bit more planning and understanding to use or else you surely suffer the consequences of a bird’s nest on the spool. Not familiar with the term? A bird’s nest is what anglers call a mass of line that comes off the spool normally caused by poor tension on the spool when casting. The line either pulls off too fast and thus spins the spool fast. This is normally caused by jerking or casting...


How To Tie A Hook On A Fishing Line

The idea of this article is not just the many knots you can use to tie a hook on a line but really how to do so. Believe it or not there are reasons why some knots are chosen over others. I will try and provide the reasons why some knots are used along with the knots I use. I understand this is a controversial topic since many have different ideas of the best knots to use but I will just give you my opinion and invite you all to discuss down below. First off, let’s start with one of...


How To: Clean Your Reel After Saltwater Fishing

I am an absolute fanatic about cleaning my gear! As I live on Long Island, NY, and being surrounded by saltwater, a lot of my trips are in the saltwater side of things. So cleaning your reel after using in saltwater is a “must.” I guarantee that if you take care of that reel, it will work fine trip-after-trip, and be around for your grandkids to use as well! Can’t I clean it tomorrow? I have spoken to many anglers over time, and for most of us, the need to completely break down your reel after using in saltwater is...


How-To: Summer Bass Fishing

The heat of the summer is fast approaching most areas, and in fact some areas are already seeing “summer doldrums” type fishing. So tell me, how do you fish for bass in the summer? Summertime bass fishing is not as bad as you think. There are two elements that you need to understand – Bass have to eat, and bass will continue to eat in the summer! Yes, bass do become a bit lethargic at times in the summer, but they can still be aggressive. Let’s dive into a handful of summer options to make sure you can catch bass...