Bass Fishing

Prespawn Spotted Bass

Catching Prespawn Spotted Bass on the Black Warrior River

Winning angler and guide Russell Jones reveals how to find and catch prespawn spotted bass. Discover the best spots, techniques, and lures for success in late winter and early spring.

Summer Bassin

Summer Bassin at Night on Smith Lake

Winning tournament angler Jordan Wiggins reveals how to find and catch spotted bass at night during the heat of summer on Lewis Smith Lake.

alabama parks

Summer Fun and Fishing at Oak Mountain State Park

Bama's largest state park is where families can enjoy fishing and other activities to give children a love of the outdoors. Here is what you need to know.

big bass

Lake Guntersville Big Bass Fishing Tips for Late Spring

Veteran guide Tim Chandler's technique for finding and catching big largemouth bass during and after the spawn on Big G.

post-spawn bass

Post-Spawn Bass Fishing on Lake Eufaula

Winning Lake Eufaula specialist Ryan Ingram reveals why, where and how to catch post-spawn largemouth bass.

bass on lake martin

How to Catch March Bass on Lake Martin

Winning tournament angler Logan Parks reveals his strategy for catching a heavy bag of largemouth and spotted bass on Martin.

Logan Parks and Tucker Smith

Tucker Smith's Favorite Pattern for Bass on Logan Martin

In March, fishing for spotted bass on the Coosa River offers fast action! Here's Tucker Smith’s pattern for catching bass on Logan Martin.

Fishing for Fall Bass on Lake Martin

Fall fishing for spotted bass is turning on! Here are Dallas Weldon’s patterns for catching both spots and largemouth on Lake Martin.

Fising on Smith Lake

Jesse Wiggins' Fall Topwater Action on Smith Lake

Fall is the time of the year for spotted bass to explode on topwater lures. Here is winning tournament angler Jesse Wiggins' can't fail pattern.

Wes Logan

Wes Logan’s Favorite Summer Patterns for Neely Henry Bass

Summer is our longest seasonal fishing period. Winning Bassmaster Elite angler Wes Logan’s summer patterns produce quality bass on this Coosa River lake.

Pickwick Bass

Bass Fishing on Pickwick Lake in May

Anglers headed to Pickwick must decide which species of bass to target. Successful tournament angler and guide Brent Crow shares his tactics.

Lake Jordan

May Patterns for Lake Jordan's Bass

Two-time Alabama Bass Trail Angler of the Year Chris Rutland reveals winning patterns for finding and catching Lake Jordan’s bass.

Lake Martin Bass and Crappie

Same Day Bass and Crappie on Lake Martin

If you are ready to experience heart-stopping action for bass and the thrill of catching crappie on the same day, April is a fantastic month.

A Winning Pattern for Lake Eufaula's Bass in Spring

A Winning Pattern for Lake Eufaula's Bass in Spring

Shane Powell's pattern for catching Lake Eufaula's largemouth bass in spring produces winning weights of nearly 30 pounds.

Dustin Connell

Dustin Connell's Top Pick for Spotted Bass

Oliver Lake on the Warrior River offers some of the best fishing in the state for trophy spots in early spring.

best smallmouth fishing

Smallmouth Tips From Three Pickwick Lake Guides

When it comes to the best smallmouth bass fishing on the planet, few lakes enjoy the reputation of Pickwick. If you are an avid smallmouth angler, don’t let this bucket list adventure pass you by.

Fall Frog Fishing Patterns for Lake Guntersville

Fall Frog Fishing Patterns for Lake Guntersville

Mike Carter's two fall FRAWG patterns produce explosive strikes on Lake Guntersville from September through November.

Three Patterns for Big Creek's Largemouth in Early Fall

Three Patterns for Big Creek's Largemouth in Early Fall

September through mid-October provides Big Creek Lake anglers an excellent opportunity to have fun fishing shallow or deep.

Summer Bassin on the Tombigbee River

Summer Bassin on the Tombigbee River

Aliceville, Gainesville and Demopolis lakes on the Tombigbee River provide plenty of bass action in July.

Dustin Connell's Top Pick for Spotted Bass

Dustin Connell's Strategy for Fishing Lake Jordan

Fishing Tips from Dustin Connell on Jordan's largemouth and spotted Bass in April.

Prespawn Bass on Lake Guntersville

Jordan Lee's Tactics for Prespawn Bass on Lake Guntersville

Jordan Lee's tactics for finding and catching prespawn bass on Lake Guntersville.

Bass fishing on Lake Wedowee

Explosive Bass Fishing on Lake Wedowee

Springtime bass fishing on Wedowee is like a stick of dynamite says Jackson Bonner.

Winter Largemouth on Lake Eufaula

Winter Largemoutn on Lake Eufaula

Winning tournament angler Ryan Ingram reveals patterns for catching big bass in late winter.

cold water bass

Top Cold-Water Bass Patterns for Millers Ferry

David Hagan's cold-water patterns for catching big bass on the Alabama River.

Winter bass fishing

Russ Lane's Hot Patterns on Lake Jordan

Russ Lane's tips for catching largemouth and spotted bass in late fall and winter.

Bass fishing on Smith Lake

No Place for Bass to Hide on Smith Lake Using Garmin LiveScope

Catch spotted bass, largemouth and striped bass in a day of fall fishing.

Bass fishing on Pickwick

Top Tips for Fall Bass on Pickwick Lake

The hottest smallmouth bite on the planet begins in October on the Tennessee River.

Spotted Bass Action this Fall on Lake Jordan

Winning tips for finding and catching spotted bass this fall.

Summer Bass Tactics

Late Summer Bass Tactics on Jones Bluff

From late June to early October, crankbaits and jigs are a one-two punch on the Alabama River.

Summer night fishing

Summer Night Fishing on Weiss Lake

Spotted bass cannot resist spinnerbaits on summer nights.

Big Creek's Late Summer Pattern

A Late Summer Pattern for Bass on Big Creek Lake

This Mobile City water supply reservoir yields 5-pounders in late summer.

Catching Smith Lake's Bass in May

Secrets Revealed for Catching Smith Lake's Bass in May

Winning tournament anglers Jesse Wiggins and Craig Daniel reveal the secrets of their success.

Lake Jordan's Best Patterns

Lake Jordan's Best Patterns for June

Brent Crow details strategies for catching largemouth and spots on Lake Jordan in June.

Winning Bass Patterns on Weiss

Winning Bass Patterns on Weiss Lake

Winning patterns for bass in June on the Alabama Bass Trail.