Fall River Smallmouth Bass Spinnerbait Technique
Fall in the north eastern United States means the river smallmouth put on the feedbag preparing for the long winter when food will be scarce. Appeal to the smallmouths “need to feed” by sputtering spinnerbaits!
Video: Sputtering Spinnerbaits for Fall Smallmouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass Rigging Technique
When the bite gets tough its the details that can improve your catch rates. In this video I share a rigging technique I’ve used for river smallmouth bass during cold front and other “tough bite” situations.
Video: Wacky Rigging a Laminated Stickworm for Smallmouth Bass
My mother told me there would be days like this!
I end my Guided Kayak Fishing Classes in October so now it’s time for me to chase some fat late fall smallmouth! Quite fortuitously, I was presented with a unique opportunity…
The fall bite is kicking in on the Juniata River. This is one of the best times of the year to land a lunker of a lifetime. Aaron Dryden traveled north from Virginia to fish with me for a few days and brush up on some fall smallmouth fishing tactics. We definitely caught enough fish to keep us busy! We also enjoyed the added bonus of hooking up with some really chunky and beautifully marked smallmouth bass. Here are some “highlights” of the three days we spent kayak fishing a great river in central Pennsylvania!