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Tips for Fishing the Old Standby Plastic Worm
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Tips for Fishing the Old Standby Plastic Worm

The more things change, the more they stay the same! One result from the TrophyCatch Hall of Fame 100 survey not shown above is that the plastic worm caught more HOF bass than any other lure! Despite newer lures and the fact that bass have been seeing plastic worms for over 150 years, the plastic...

Topwater Tips from MLF Pro Matt Lee
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Topwater Tips from MLF Pro Matt Lee

It’s probably safe to assume that every bass angler loves topwater fishing. The excitement of the blow up is unmatched, and early November is one of the best times to get in on the action. MLF pro Matt Lee fishes a wide range of topwater baits that includes off-the-shelf top sellers from multiple brands, a...

Flats Fishing Tips for the Florida Panhandle
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Flats Fishing Tips for the Florida Panhandle

Pinfish, pilchards, glass minnows and the like will become more scarce on the flats and in the shallows, meaning predators will have to be on the move to find sources of food. Mullet, small shrimp and crabs tend to move into bayous and creeks throughout the winter so those are always good areas to look...

Youth Fishing Event in Long Beach Nov. 20
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Youth Fishing Event in Long Beach Nov. 20

LONG BEACH – El Dorado Park, a City of Long Beach Parks, Recreation, and Marine facility located at 7550. East Spring St, Long Beach, CA 90815, will host a youth fishing derby on Saturday, November 20th, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 pm. This activity is designed to give boys and girls who live in urban areas an opportunity...

Wade the South Texas Flats at Shimano School Tuesday, Nov. 9
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Wade the South Texas Flats at Shimano School Tuesday, Nov. 9

Shimano School returns on Tuesday, November 9, with another informative and entertaining event. JP DeRose hosts these live-streaming video seminars, featuring compelling topics and special guests from across the spectrum of the fishing world. Shimano School meets every two weeks and streams live on the Shimano Facebook Page and the Shimano North America’s YouTube Channel....

Tips for Oregon Fishing this Weekend
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Tips for Oregon Fishing this Weekend

Best bets for weekend fishing The coho salmon run has been a bright spot this season, with a strong return and anglers success from the coast to the Willamette Valley to some eastern Oregon Columbia tributaries. Recent rains will have pushed fall Chinook into the freshwater of coastal rivers. Look for fishing to be fair...

Tips for Scoring on Early Ice
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Tips for Scoring on Early Ice

The hard-water faithful never really stop thinking about ice fishing, but once the frost is on the pumpkins, they’re kicking preparations into high gear. Smith is one of those anglers. “I’m still enjoying the special open-water opportunities that late fall provides, but that’s only going to last a few more weeks,” Smith says. “Very soon...

Orvis-Endorsed Fly Fishing School in Sarasota Nov. 6
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Orvis-Endorsed Fly Fishing School in Sarasota Nov. 6

CB’s Saltwater Outfitters, 1249 Stickney Point Rd, Sarasota, FL will hold an Orvis-Endorsed fly fishing school on Sat, Nov 6, 2021. The course, designed for beginning and intermediate fly casters, will focus on basic fly casting principles, improving casting skills and correcting faults.  Instructor, Capt. Rick Grassett will also cover saltwater fly fishing techniques, leader...

Deadsticking Boosts Ice Fishing Catches
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Deadsticking Boosts Ice Fishing Catches

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Contemporary ice fishing strategies lean heavily on mobility and hole-hopping, fishing nimbly with ice never growing on your cleats. By and large, the most active anglers catch the most fish. There are times, however, when less is more. This is especially true when you’re in a fishy area but the quarry isn’t...

Shimano School Tackles Destination Saltwater Fishing
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Shimano School Tackles Destination Saltwater Fishing

Shimano School returns on Tuesday, October 12, with another informative and entertaining event. JP DeRose hosts these live-streaming video seminars, featuring compelling topics and special guests from across the spectrum of the fishing world. Shimano School meets every two weeks and streams live on the Shimano Facebook Page and is available to view after the...