Advanced Bass Fishing


Author: Dick Sternberg

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 9781610603003

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 128

View: 9614

If you've ever wondered how the pros catch the big bass, now's the time to find out. This book is loaded with detailed information and photos that demonstrate the techniques used by tournament pros. The latest innovations in the sport are presented, including information on tackle and presentation. Don't just learn how to catch bass, learn how to catch HUGE bass!

Bass Fishing Guide for Lake LBJ


Author: David Allen Burlington

Publisher: Bass Fishing? Ask Dave...

ISBN: 0977213609


Page: 86

View: 4676

This 86 page book is written to eliminate your need to spend hours trying to locate and catch bass on Lake LBJ outside of Austin, Texas. It covers the best month-by-month patterns for catching bass, the baits to use during each month for the most success, sections of the contoured lake map showing my personal "hot spots" for catching bass, important lake information, plant identification and patterns to fish each, bass identification, and state regulations for catching and keeping bass.

Ultimate Guide to Striped Bass Fishing

Where To Find Them, How To Catch Them


Author: Eric Burnley

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1461749069

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 176

View: 6797

The amazing resurgence of the East Coast's premier saltwater gamefish has sent hundreds of thousands of anglers in search of their fathers' and grandfathers' favorite quarry: the magnificent striped bass. But the best tools and techniques have changed since the striped bass was nearly wiped out, and anyone who has a hope of catching it must know this fish's many unique characteristics and habits. In The Ultimate Guide to Striped Bass Fishing, noted angler and author Eric Burnley has compiled everything any angler needs to know to be successful at catching this wonderful fish. Burnley starts with the biology of the fish itself--its life cycle, migratory patterns up and down the seacoast, the baitfish and other foods it prefers, and the underwater structures anglers must learn to find monster stripers. He then addresses in exacting detail every possible way the sport angler can catch stripers, including: * Spin casting around inshore structures from shore or boat * Fly-fishing casts, retrieves, and special techniques * Bait fishing from shore or boat with baitfish, shrimp, sandworms, eels, clams, and chum * Trolling tackle, depths, direction, tide, and time of day * Surfcasting tools, tips, and techniques He also tells where to fish and when, gives detailed instruction on appropriate tackle and must-know knots, and instructs on invaluable rigs and the conditions where they are most successful. With comprehensible, easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions, dozens of clear illustrations, and years of experience as a master fisherman, Burnley's Ultimate Guide of Striped Bass Fishing is sure to be the first place for striped-bass anglers to look, and the last word on the subject.

Smallmouth Bass Fishing for Everyone

How to Catch the Hardest Fighting Fish That Swims


Author: James Root

Publisher: Skyhorse

ISBN: 9781510715905

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

View: 5263

Discover all the secrets of smallmouth bass fishing! Catching a smallmouth bass—especially a big one—can be a daunting pursuit for the unprepared. Successful smallmouth bass fishing depends on a variety of factors, including weather, habitat, time of year, type of tackle, and the tactics you decide to use on any given day. In A Beginner's Guide to Smallmouth Bass Fishing, lifelong angler Jim Root reveals all the specifics behind achieving success on lake, river, or pond. This comprehensive handbook includes key information about how to identify a smallmouth and where they live. It features specialized chapters on choosing, setting up, and using various rigs, including the Carolina rig, double fluke rig, Texas rig, Petey rig, and many others. Root explains the unique Japanese technique of spybaiting and breaks down deep, medium, and shallow cranks. He offers different tips depending on the season and fishing location, and he even includes a chapter on his top fifty smallmouth destinations. This book, which features 150 color photographs, is the perfect gift for anyone eager to learn all the tips and tricks of smallmouth bass fishing—in winter, spring, summer, or fall.

The Complete Guide to Freshwater Fishing


Author: Editors of Creative Publishing

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 1616739061

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 288

View: 2002

The Complete Guide to Freshwater Fishing offers the nearly 40 million freshwater anglers in the U.S. with a comprehensive fishing resource. From the highly respected The Freshwater Angler series, this title covers all the major freshwater species in North America. It includes tips and techniques for catching gamefish throughout the country under every conceivable on-the-water situation. In developing this book, the writers, editors and researchers traveled from Alaska to Mexico to fish with veteran guides and nationally known tournament anglers. The tips and techniques they uncovered are fully explained and illustrated in the book. This giant book features: Over 500 spectacular fishing photographs that have never before been published. Extensive step-by-step visuals for learning every important fishing skill, including advanced fishing techniques for many species. The best how-to instruction ever found in any fishing book. Guide-tested tips from some of North America's top experts.

The Complete Guide to Bass Fishing


Author: Jack Green

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1300610603

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: N.A

View: 8618

The complete guide to bass fishing contains everything you need to know about fishing for bass. This book covers all types of bass and environments. Filled with expert tips and techniques for catching bass like a pro. If your main interest, is improving your ability to catch Bass, increasing, even stacking the odds in your favor of succeeding time and again, every time, in this angling equation and any future expeditions you plan to undertake, then this book has something of value to offer you. We present a practical approach to the intricacies and complexities involved in this popular sport. Our focus, approach, aims and goals are simple – the basis and premise even simpler: learn the basics, get them right, consistently, with skill and mastery, and they will eventually lead you to catching all the Bass you can possibly want or handle! How to catch Bass; more, bigger, more often, consistently and regardless of conditions.

The Ultimate Guide to Striped Bass Fishing

Where to Find Them, How to Catch Them


Author: Eric Burnley

Publisher: Lyons Press

ISBN: 9781592289325

Category: Nature

Page: 162

View: 8033

Everything the surf caster, bait fisherman, or fly angler needs to know in a comprehensive guide to catching the majestic striped bass.

The Complete Book of Striped Bass Fishing

A Thorough Guide to the Baits, Lures, Flies, Tackle, and Techniques for America?s Favorite Saltwater Game Fish


Author: Nick Karas

Publisher: Skyhorse

ISBN: 9781634503372

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 384

View: 5190

Striped bass - in fresh and salt water - are one of the world's greatest gamefish, and The Complete Book of Striped Bass Fishing is the fullest, most authoritative, most helpful book ever written on the species. Nick Karas, one of the world's great experts on the striped bass, offers proven techniques for more successful fishing. He details fishing from the surf; from boats; from bank, pier, jetty, and bridge - with all kinds of tackle and methods. And he takes an especially careful look at the growing popularity of fly rodding for stripers, fishing at night, and even how to catch striped bass in fresh water. An entire section of the book is devoted to tackle - where he takes a thorough look at the best rods, reels, lines, hooks, live and natural baits, artificial lures, accessory equipment of all kinds, bass boats, and the most innovative and practical beach vehicles. The Complete Book of Striped Bass Fishing offers a comprehensive look at every aspect of the striped bass, making it a book that no one who fishes for this great gamefish will want to be without, and the essential book for all striped-bass enthusiasts. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a broad range of books for fishermen. Our books for anglers include titles that focus on fly fishing, bait fishing, fly-casting, spin casting, deep sea fishing, and surf fishing. Our books offer both practical advice on tackle, techniques, knots, and more, as well as lyrical prose on fishing for bass, trout, salmon, crappie, baitfish, catfish, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

Roland Martin's One Hundred and One Bass-catching Secrets


Author: Roland Martin

Publisher: Academic Learning Company LLC

ISBN: 9780832904578

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 429

View: 8000

An expert fisherman reveals the techniques he uses to catch tournament winning bass, and the behavioral reasons why bass strike

A Fishing Guide to Kentucky's Major Lakes


Author: Arthur B. Lander Jr.

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

ISBN: 0813137853

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 304

View: 8723

" This updated fishing guide by expert fisherman Art Lander will help anglers of all skill levels make the most of their time at any of the state's twenty-two most important reservoirs. Lander reveals what type of fishing is best at each lake, where fish can be found during the various seasons, and what tackle and techniques have proven best for each species. Detailed maps of each lake and information on fish feeding habits and marinas make this book an essential guide to the region's lakes and the top fifteen sport fish species inhabiting them.

Keys To Catching Clarks Hill Bass


Author: Ronnie Garrison

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 194026300X

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 75

View: 8366

Each book will take a Georgia lake and give ten spots to fish each month of the year. The text will have GPS coordinates and a description of the spot and how to fish it, with a lake map showing the ten spots.

The Orvis Pocket Guide to Fly Fishing for Bass

When, Where, and How to Catch Largemouths and Smallmouths


Author: William G. Tapply

Publisher: Lyons Press

ISBN: 9781585747955

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 152

View: 867

Two accounts of one twenty-nine day 854 mile run from John O'Groats to Land's End in aid of The Cure Parkinson's Trust. 'the hard training is done, the organisation complete, the big day has arrived. Let the nerves settle, eat well, think of the challenge

Complete Guide to Saltwater Fishing


Author: Al Ristori

Publisher: Woods N' Water, Inc.

ISBN: 9780970749352

Category: Fishing

Page: 168

View: 5678

The Complete Guide to Saltwater Fishing is the most authoritative handbook compiled on North America's most popular saltwater game fish. Over 125 species are included. Details on each fish include its range, average weight, current IGFA record information, and other pertinent identification data. Ristori covers all types of ultra-light rods and reels; medium, heavy spinning, and baitcasting gear; and equipment for fly fishing enthusiasts, too. He also talks about terminal tackle, including monofilament, fly lines, leadcore, wire, hooks, and lures. An entire chapter is dedicated to helping anglers better understand the ever-changing waters they're fishing and the importance of discovering the variables that dictate where fish may be and when they'll be feeding. He even includes the latest tips on shore fishing.

Fishing for Catfish


Author: Keith Sutton

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 9781610590006

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 128

View: 4687

For years, catfish have taken a backseat to more glamorous species like largemouth bass and walleyes. But times have changed. Today, nearly 10 million anglers wet a line hoping to do battle with a monster cat. Learn how to catch bigger catfish than ever before. This book is a comprehensive look at the world of catfish. Beginning with the biology of catfish, Author Keith Sutton then follows with the where-to and how-to information that will lead to successful fishing. Beyond locating fish and rig & tackle techniques, there's even a section on cleaning and cooking your catfish.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Fishing Basics, 2E


Author: Mike Toth

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101222123

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 384

View: 2147

You're no idiot, of course. You know that the joy of fishing comes with skill, patience, and the right equipment. You can get yourself to the water and relax, but when it comes to baiting your hook and casting your cares away, you feel like a minnow swimming with the sharks! Don't throw back your angling ambitions just yet! 'The Complete Idiot's Guide to Fishing Basics, Second Edition', gives you the essentials for a successful fishing expedition whether you're heading for the local creek or the high seas. In this 'Complete Idiot's Guide', you get: -An emergency fishing guide to help get you started immediately. -The lowdown on tackle, hooks, lines, sinkers, and more. -All the right moves to feel, hook, play, and land your catch. -The bottom line on what you'll need (and need to do) if you want to flyfish, saltwater fish, or fish in still waters.

Crappie Tactics

How, When and Where to Catch More Fish


Author: Larry Larsen

Publisher: Larsen's Outdoor Publishing

ISBN: 9780936513409

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 160

View: 6388

This book contains detailed information on how, when and where to catch more crappie year round. Divided into three comprehensive sections, Larsen discusses the basics for fun, places for action, and advanced tactics.

Hung up ''A Fisherman's Sos''


Author: John C. Goodwin

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1465367128

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 333

View: 4637

A Fishermans SOS This is a story about a 62 year old Rookie fisherman, Hung Up on fishing. A fishing story is like an iceberg of the human experience; ninety percent of it is beneath the surface. Past life experiences, historical significance and technical data are tied together to tell the authors story. Comradely, new friendships, natural beauties and everyday fishing adventures are touched on in both fresh and sea water journeys. If you want to know more about fishing, other than how big the fish was, Hung UP will take you there. Many men go fishing all their lives without knowing it is not fish they are after. Henry David Thoreau

Successful Walleye Fishing


Author: N.A

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 9781616739034

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 160

View: 3914

More than any other gamefish, walleyes have the reputation of being finicky and hard to find. While this is sometimes true, you can greatly improve your 'luck' by learning the proven strategies and techniques contained in this book. Learn to rig your boat, choose the right rods, reels, lines and lures, and how to use the latest electronics. The combination of underwater, overhead, and how-to photography makes it easier than ever to understand the basics of catching walleye. Even if the fish are hiding in the weeds or the weather isn't ideal, this book will improve your success on the water.

1001 Fishing Tips

The Ultimate Guide to Finding and Catching More and Bigger Fish


Author: Lamar Underwood

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.

ISBN: 1602396892

Category: Nature

Page: 384

View: 2231

Highlights the most popular freshwater game fish and the best places where they can be found along with a practical collection of helpful tips and techniques for reeling in the biggest catch of the day.

Bass Fishing Facts

An Angler's Guide to Bass Lifestyles and Behavior


Author: Larry Larsen

Publisher: Derrydale Press

ISBN: 1461702569

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 127

View: 9342

Productive bass anglers are those who can relate the facts of fishing to the current conditions. They utilize their knowledge about bass to determine the most effective bait and presentation. Wise anglers study bass and their behavior under various conditions and then apply that information to the on-the-water experience. Bass Fishing Facts is a valuable source for thinking fisherman. It details the typical behavior of bass as they feed or don’t. It focuses on how their senses motivate a response to foraging. Influences upon the bass lifestyle, such as the spawning process, the introduction of the Florida bass species, and water chemistry factors are presented. Productive tactics for the largemouth, as well as the uncommon bass species (spotted, redeye, Suwannee, Guadalupe, and Shoal) are revealed.