Category Archives: Bass Fishing

Striped Bass Fishing

Fishing for Stripers, Never Boring They are called rockfish, linesiders and stripers, but the one thing these rugged and powerful fish are never called is boring. One of the things that makes striped bass such a favorite with anglers is the fact that they are anadromous, meaning they can be caught in freshwater (and also brackish water) as well as saltwater. The species can be found naturally along the Atlantic coast from Canada down to northern Florida. They are an… Read More »

How to Catch More Largemouth Bass in Any Season

Luring The Largemouth Bass Anytime The largemouth bass is probably the most popular and sought-after freshwater fish in the North American continent, ranging in its native waters from Canada down to Mexico. They have also been introduced throughout many other parts of the world due to their hardiness and adaptability. You can distinguish the largemouth bass from the smallmouth bass by a wide jaw that extends past the eyes. They have a deep notch between the two dorsal fins and… Read More »

Amazing Peacock Bass Fishing: Gatun Lake Panama

Fishing Peacock Bass in Gatun Lake Panama It’s no secret that American President Theodore Roosevelt was an avid outdoorsman and proponent of “masculine vigor,” so one almost wonders if he knew that completion of the Panama Canal would create a number of fantastic fishing spots in Central America. Of course we’ll never know if Teddy was thinking about fishing while sitting on that steam shovel in 1906, but we certainly know that the construction efforts resulted in what was at… Read More »

Bass-Largemouth Bass Fishing

Updated 4-10-17 Largemouth Bass Fishing There is no species of gamefish more popular with anglers than the largemouth bass. Though native to North America, they have been introduced to many parts of the world, sometimes with negative consequences. In situations where they are invasive species, such as in Japan’s Lake Izunuma-Uchinuma, the largemouth has drastically decreased populations of native stocks, pushing some to the brink of extinction. However, here in North America and in particular in the U.S., there’s no… Read More »

Bass-Smallmouth Bass Fishing

Smallmouth Bass Fishing The Smallmouth Bass is a species of freshwater fish in the sunfish family. One of the black basses, it is a popular game fish sought by anglers throughout the temperate zones of North America, and has been spread by stock to many cool-water tributaries and lakes in the United States and Canada. The Smallmouth Bass is native to the upper and middle Mississippi River basin, the Saint-Lawrence river-Great lakes system, and up into the Hudson Bay basin.… Read More »