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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...

How to Catch Big Bass All Spring with Trait Zaldain

Like no other season, spring offers opportunities for bass anglers. Hordes of fish come into the shallows to feed in preparation for the spawn. But while it brings fish shallow and active, the sheer d...

How to Catch Smallmouth Bass

Pound for pound, many anglers believe the smallmouth bass is the strongest fish swimming in America. Compared to its cousins the largemouth and spotted bass, they also prefer colder water. So what is ...

What’s the Difference Between Largemouth Bass in Florida and the North?

Springtime is that time of year anglers get giddy with visible optimism oozing from their pores. It is a terrible time for us to play poker. Snow is a distant memory, plants turn lush green, and birds...

Water Temperature and Catching Bass: A Professional Explanation

When it comes to water temperature and catching bass, there is no better time to catch a giant bass than during the pre-spawn. Why? The longer days and warmer water give the bass a boost in metabolism...

5 Pro Tips to Get Your Boat Ready For the Season

Avoid disaster this boating season with 5 pro tips to get your boat ready for the season. Learn how the Power Pros crew at Bass Pro keep their boats ready to hit the water. Adding Megaware Products su...

5 Common Sense Boat Safety Tips That Could Save a Life

Staying safe on the water takes one thing; common sense. We’ve put together five common sense boat safety tips that could save a life. Healthy humans can produce the energy equivalent of 1.2 horsepo...