• Lunker Lines

    When the sun gets bright in July at Bogue Homa, Paul Elias suggests flipping a Stone Jig on the shady sides of the cypress trees.

    July bass at Bogue Homa

    July 13, 2017 at 9:00am
    Paul Elias likes to pitch a jig into the thickest hydrilla he can find, let the lure sink to the bottom, hop it off the bottom two or three times, reel the bait in and make another pitch.

    Lake Okhissa for June bass

    June 08, 2017 at 9:00am
    On warming April days, look for fast action along the riprap at Ross Barnett.

    Ross Barnett’s best bets for April bass

    April 13, 2017 at 9:00am
    You’ll often have your best chance of the year to catch a big bass at Bogue Homa in March.

    Bogue Homa is March lunker lair

    The spawn puts a lot of big fish in anglers’ wheelhouses this month
    March 13, 2017 at 9:00am
    Even if Pickwick Lake is cold this month, bass will suspend off the bluff and pea gravel points and in front of the openings to spawning areas.

    Catch a bunch of bass at Pickwick Lake

    February 13, 2017 at 9:00am
    A keeper bass on Ross Barnett has to be 14 inches or more.

    Start the year off with some bass

    January fishing tips for Ross Barnett
    January 11, 2017 at 4:20pm
    December is a funny month when it comes to temperatures, but Elias says the bass at Okatibbee usually will bite at some time of the day.

    Fish Okatibbee for December bass

    December 12, 2016 at 9:00am
    When fishing cypress trees next to creek channel drop-offs, Elias expects to catch the biggest bass in the lake.

    Bogue Homa bass are biting

    Drop shots, jigs are key baits
    November 14, 2016 at 9:00am
    Although there are plenty of spotted bass in Bay Springs, you’ll also catch some chunky largemouths.

    Three Bay Springs bass patterns for October

    October 13, 2016 at 9:00am
    With the right approach, you can catch some really nice bass this month at Pickwick.

    Pickwick bassing

    Grass, ledges and mussel bars are key
    September 12, 2016 at 9:00am
    Paul Elias starts off the morning fishing a black buzzbait along the edges of the lily pads.

    Busting lily pad bass at Ross Barnett

    August 17, 2016 at 9:00am