Megaware KeelGuard Blog

Jerkbait Fishing Tips For Early Summer

Several years ago during a tournament on Diamond Lake near Cassopolis, Michigan, on Memorial Day, I had a good thing going. Early on, partner Steve Prange and I loaded the boat by twitching jerkbaits....

Jig Fishing Tips for Early Summer and Beyond

Any bass angler worth their salt has a pile of jigs readily available in their boat. It is common knowledge among serious anglers that this bait is responsible for more big bass than any other. It has...

Soft Stickbaits for Early Summer Bass Fishing

Having options is a good thing, but it does cause an internal conflict: which do I choose? If just allowed one product from Megaware’s website, for example, which is the best? The keel guard? Skeg g...

How to Catch Early Season Walleye

Few people in America will argue that walleye is the tastiest of freshwater fish. Northern anglers across the country spend millions of dollars chasing them for the dinner table, and walleye fishing t...

Boat Organization Ideas From a Pro

I am humble enough to admit it – I’m picky. Plenty of other applicable adjectives exist that are not nearly as flattering get echoed by my fishing buddies, but you get the point. For example, ...

Expert Post-Spawn Bass Fishing Tips

Awkward places exist everywhere. There’s no avoiding it, so we might as well face them and come up with a solution. Consider the area on the boat where the front trailer roller contacts the hull. Th...

The Fish That Took 45 Years to Catch

Fourteen years is a long time to wait, but 45 years is a bit ridiculous. Granted, the musky is called the fish of 10,000 casts for a reason, but the “fish of every near-half century?” That’s abs...

How to Choose the Right Fishing Rod

Anglers across the country spend millions of dollars on baits to catch their favorite fish. They also spend millions annually on equipment that protects their investment, like a Megaware KeelGuard, fo...

How to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone on the Water

Patience is a virtue in fishing, but with careful observation, I have realized the best anglers seem to disregard this. They take more of a carpe diem approach: they seize the day. Sitting on a proven...

How to Catch Spawning Bass

Few things are as frustrating or rewarding as targeting bass on spawning beds. I experienced both recently at a tournament on Lake Maxinkuckee in Culver, Indiana. So today I’m sharing some of my...