First used on commercial boats and ocean charters, fish-grippers have long handled big saltwater savages like barracuda and billfish. Now freshwater anglers can manage big catches like striped bass and catfish with Rippin Lips Pro Big Fish Lip Gripper.
By LEN ACKERMAN For The Union Democrat The Big Bass Bash tournament by Glory Hole Sports took place last Saturday at New Melones. With a 6:30 a.m. start time, a thick fog moved in and the boats had to be launched with ample space between for safety reasons. 21 boats with two-man teams took place […]
To the editor: I am a passionate Rhode Island resident and striped bass fisherman. I have fished the Rhody shore and surf three or four times a week in season for over 40 years. I have seen good years and lean years. Over the last five years I have seen my bass fishing get worse […]
When the 45th version of the Bassmaster Classic launches this morning on Lake Hartwell near Greenville, S.C., the so-called Super Bowl of bass fishing will be a far cry from the more modest event which came to Pottsboro, Texas back in 1979.
Local charter boat captain Bill Lake said he spends most of the year taking trips to saltwater fishing locations. But every February, his love for saltwater fishing along the coast takes a backseat to the freshwater fishing. Lake said he and his fishing crews have loaded the boats with bass and sac-a-lait caught in the […]