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  • Enter the $10,000 fall sweepstakes September 18, 2021
    Enter daily through Nov. 15 for a chance to win a $10,000 gift card to Bass Pro Shops!
  • Radio: Johnston, Kelley and Moore September 18, 2021
    Listen to the latest episode of Bassmaster Radio featuring interviews with Cory Johnston, Jonathan Kelley and Ronnie Moore.
  • Daily Limit: Johnston’s win celebrated from afar September 17, 2021
    Whew! What a relief.
    Mike Suchan
  • 1000 Islands Open recap September 16, 2021
    I was determined and focused that the last Bassmaster Northern Open tournament in 2021 was not going to derail my pursuit of a Bassmaster Opens Anger of the Year title and a position in the Bassmaster Elite Series for 2022. Leaving home early with my grandfather, Johnny Garrett (or Paws to me), w
    John Garrett
  • Yamaha Rightwaters program, universities bring trash interceptor concepts to life September 16, 2021
    KENNESAW, Ga. – Yamaha Rightwaters joined forces with the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University – Florida State University College of Engineering (FAMU-FSU College of Engineering) to study and prove a land-based trash interceptor concept.
    Industry News
  • 2021 Southern Open #3 angler rosters September 16, 2021
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  • Bass through a looking glass September 16, 2021
    One of the strangest contraptions ever to fool a bass has to be the glass minnow tube. Yet, as odd as they are, they somehow etched their way into the history of American lure development. 
    Bernie Schultz
  • Tough late-summer conditions set for Open On Norman September 16, 2021
    CHARLOTTE, N.C.
    B.A.S.S. Communications
  • Gear Review: Daiwa Steez CT70 September 15, 2021
    WHAT IS IT?Daiwa Steez CT70
    David A. Brown
  • Brock Mosley after the storms September 15, 2021
    Everyone's life has storms — those moments when things go to hell in a handbasket and the future looks grim. The most important thing isn’t what happens during the storm, but more so, what we do afterward.
    Jim Sexton
  • Hot water bassin’ September 15, 2021
    We’re all hearing and reading about the fall migration of baitfish. That’s going to happen, for sure, but right now the water in most parts of the country is just plain hot. Down here in Louisiana — before Ida anyway — water temperatures are above 90 degrees.
    Derek Hudnall
  • Land of giants: Savvy strategies tempt late-season lunkers September 15, 2021
    The summer-fall transition can be a disjointed time when hunting whopper fish often becomes a frustrating exercise of hit or miss. Bassmaster Elite Series pros know how to remove the random and leverage well-conceived strategies that maximize consistency.
    David A. Brown
  • Nation angler catches state record smallmouth September 15, 2021
    Since about 2008, South Dakota angler Troy Diede has come to love what Lake Oahe has to offer, calling it his favorite lake in his home state. Now, the expansive Missouri River reservoir represents one of the most impressive accomplishments of Diede’s fishing career. 
    Christopher Decker
  • Try jigs for a tough September bite September 13, 2021
    September can be a tough bite, and in some years that tough bite can extend all the way into October for a couple of weeks. For me, the go-to bait at this time of the year is a jig, specifically two models.
    Bill Lowen
  • Gear Review: RAM Horizonal 6-inch Swing Arm Mount September 13, 2021
    WHAT IS IT?RAM Horizontal 6-inch Swing Arm Mount
    Justin Brouillard
  • Lester’s secrets for fishing the salad September 13, 2021
    For anglers not used to picking apart coontail, eel grass, milfoil and hydrilla, as shown from left to right in the photo below, approaching massive acres of aquatic vegetation can be as intimidating as a high school quarterback walking into an NFL stadium full of fired-up fans.
    Alan McGuckin
  • Bassmaster Kayak Series heads to La Crosse for season finale September 13, 2021
    LA CROSSE, Wis. — Talented kayak anglers from around the country take to the waters of the Upper Mississippi River Sept.
    B.A.S.S. Communications
  • The St. Lawrence paid off September 13, 2021
    After a bunch of near misses, I finally took home my first Bassmaster trophy this past weekend. While it wasn’t a blue one from the Bassmaster Elite Series, it was pretty sweet nonetheless.
    Cory Johnston
  • Open: Oh, Canada! Cory Johnston crushes on St. Lawrence September 11, 2021
    CLAYTON, N.Y. — Saving the best for last, Bassmaster Elite Series angler Cory Johnston turned in his biggest bag of the week, 27 pounds, 6 ounces, and won the Basspro.com Bassmaster Northern Open at the St. Lawrence River/1000 Islands with a three-day total of 78-0.
    David A. Brown
  • Stage set for 2021 BBZ Junior Championship world finals September 10, 2021
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — After eight months of online competition, 54 young anglers from across the country will converge on Missouri’s Lake Taneycomo Oct.
    B.A.S.S. Communications