LOWRANCE ANNOUNCES INSIGHT GENESIS TBF CHALLENGE

 Lowrance, a world-leading brand in fishing electronics since 1957 — announced today the Insight GenesisTM TBF Challenge. Kicking off April 1 and continuing through December 31, 2014, the   free contest is open to all TBF (The Bass Federation) members. Monthly and annual prizes will be awarded to individuals, as well as TBF state associations that […]

Mini-Crankbaits For Trout

The mere mention of a Rebel Crickhopper lit up Richie Hays’ face as the long-time trout guide remembered the first time anyone threw Crickhoppers from his boat. A guide at Gaston’s White River Resort (www.gastons.com) in north-central Arkansas, Hays took those clients to a shallow shoal where current swept into deeper water, and they proceeded […]

Major League Fishing format now available for local tournaments

Major League Fishing’s innovative every-catch-counts competition format – complete with an in-boat leader board for all competitors – is now available to local tournament anglers through an Internet-based program called MLF SCORETRACKER LIVE. Major League Fishing Commissioner Don Rucks announced today that the league has built technology that will allow any angler with a smart […]

Feel the Pull, Online

For the past 99 years, fly and sport fishers across America and Europe have connected with their quarry thanks to the innovative products of the Cortland Line Company. Now, fishermen and the retailers who serve them can connect with Cortland’s products, people and fishing insights via a fully redesigned, user-friendly website. Officially launched today, the […]

Brett Hite Claims His First Bassmaster Elite Series Victory

Brett Hite is 1-for-1. Sunday, Hite won the first Bassmaster Elite Series event in which he competed, the Dick Cepek Tires Bassmaster Elite at Lake Seminole presented by Hardee’s. The Phoenix, Ariz., pro’s name is now alongside Derek Remitz’s in the history books as the only Elite Series rookies who have walked away with the […]

Georgia Outdoor Map

Curious about where to camp, hunt, hike, fish or explore history?  Check out GeorgiaOutdoorMap.com! The Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has unveiled an interactive map that identifies DNR-managed lands and outdoor recreation opportunities. The “Georgia Outdoor Map” includes state parks, wildlife management areas, public fishing areas, boat ramps, and historic sites. Use GeorgiaOutdoorMap.com with any […]

Yamamoto BIG BASS Challenge is BACK!!!

  If you simply LOVE to fish for bass, and want to do it in a fun, yet competitive environment – with a chance to win lots of cash, then  you simply do not want to miss out on the annual Yamamoto Big Bass Challenge! coming back to the California delta May 3th and 4th […]

Florida’s St Johns River Is Second Stop In March For Bassmaster Elite Series

Bassmaster Elite Series pros are getting ready to see some big fish. Literally. Sight fishing — targeting spawning bass visible on or near nesting beds — is expected to be the prominent pattern in next week’s Bassmaster Elite Series event on the St. Johns River out of Palatka, Fla. The March 20-23 tournament, held back-to-back […]

Fish habitat for a better fishing future

We all want to be able to catch more fish and as anglers we know healthy, clean habitats produce more fish. The National Fish Habitat Conservation Act was introduced last week in the U.S. Senate and it strengthens a current program, the National Fish Habitat Partnership, by making it law. This effort already contributes to […]

Morgenthaler Bassmaster Southern Open Smith Lake Report

Bassmaster Southern Open Smith Lake Jasper, Alabama 25th Place 10 fish, 23-02   After the Bassmaster Classic at Guntersville I didn’t have to go far for the next tournament, just a bit down the road to Jasper, Alabama, home of Smith Lake. The two bodies of water are very different, but I was still looking […]

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