• Fishing

    A portable power dolly can park your boat or camping trailer in spots where there is no room to maneuver a tow vehicle without waiting for your neighbor to move his car or waiting for the absent owners of boats and vehicles blocking you in at a campground.

    Personal trailer parking

    Park your boat, camper or other trailer where your tow vehicle can’t
    April 24 at 9:00am
    Randall Tharp has already been introduced to Barnett Reservoir bass, having won an Bassmaster Central Open there in 2013. He is excited to be returning to the lake next week for the Bassmaster Elite Series event April 27-30.

    Bassmaster Elite pros catching Barnett at its best

    20-pound limits are possible daily, biologists predict
    April 20 at 11:00am
    Writer Bobby Cleveland shows the kind of fishing action that made Trace Lake at Trace State Park near Pontotoc one of the top angling destinations in Mississippi with this stringer of huge redear bream. Due to a failing dam, the lake is being drained for repair.

    One of Mississippi’s top lakes to be drained

    MDWFP’s Trace State Lake near Pontotoc needs renovation
    April 20 at 9:05am
    EVA foam will withstand a good, soapy scrubbing.

    Best bets to clean rod grips

    Different methods used for EVA foam, cork
    April 19 at 6:00am
    Presenting multiple lures into a single bed can increase your chances of making a bass bite.

    Load up a bed with lures and get bit

    Spawning bass can’t stand multiple baits resting in their beds for very long
    April 18 at 6:00am
    Greg Hackney of Louisiana will be one of the pros fishing April 27-30 in the Bassmaster Elite Series event on Barnett Reservoir at Ridgeland. It will be the 12th Bassmaster event on The Rez, but the first Elite ever in Mississippi.

    Bassmaster Elite next week at Barnett Reservoir

    BASS returning to The Rez for 12th time April 27-30
    April 17 at 11:45am
    Tethering your boat to stumps makes for stress-free crappie fishing.

    A better anchor

    April 17 at 6:00am
    A clip-on crappie float will help keep your double rigs from sinking below trout, guide Ted DeAgano III said.

    Twice as nice: Try these tandem rig tips

    Guide shares tips to catch more doubles
    April 16 at 6:00am
    Adding an accent color to the very tips of your craw’s pinchers can lend a dose of realism.

    A dash of color

    April 15 at 7:00am