Fishing Tackle

News & Tips: A Guide to Choosing Baitcast Reels
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A Guide to Choosing Baitcast Reels

June 26, 2019
Many anglers shy away from baitcast reels due to some common fears. Hearing the dreaded term "bird nest" evokes a reluctance to give these reels a fair shake. Misconceptions that they are "difficult…
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Top 3 Lures for Spring Time Bass With Alton Jones Jr.

April 30, 2019
by Pros4- 1Source's Dave Landahl Alton Jones Jr. grew up fishing the shallow waters throughout Texas. He loves chasing bass in the shallows. Spring is the time of the year when bass are primarily…
News & Tips: Ott DeFoe’s Bassmaster Classic Winning Tackle & Tactics (video)...
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Ott DeFoe’s Bassmaster Classic Winning Tackle & Tactics (video)

March 22, 2019
With an 18lb 14oz. bag on Championship Sunday, hometown hero Ott DeFoe sealed his first Bassmaster Classic victory. A total weight of 49lb 3oz over the three-day event propelled him to bass fishing…
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Pro Angler Bradley Roy’s Springtime Favorites for Bass

March 11, 2019
By Pros4- 1Source's Dave Landahl Bradley Roy is a young dude at 28 years old, but he’s a 9-year veteran of the pro bass fishing wars. Roy fishes with the best-of-the-best on the MLF Bass Pro Tour.…
Jason Christie by Jason Christie
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Best and Worst Advice These Six Fishing Pros Have Received

November 6, 2018
by Dave Landahl; How often have you received advice that turned out to be terrible? Of course, there are those treasured nuggets of genius that helped us all on down the road of life and forever made…
News & Tips: 23 Gift Ideas and Buying Guide for the First-time Fishing Family...
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23 Gift Ideas and Buying Guide for the First-time Fishing Family

November 1, 2018
Are there people – perhaps a whole family – on your gift buying list who have shown an interest in fishing, but haven’t jumped on board yet? Or maybe there’s someone who you’d like to get into…
News & Tips: Use 3-Way Rigs on One of the Strangest Fighting Freshwater Fish, Lake Trout (video)...
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Use 3-Way Rigs on One of the Strangest Fighting Freshwater Fish, Lake Trout (video)

October 31, 2018
Lake trout are considered by many anglers to be one of the strangest fighting freshwater fish species throughout North America. If you’ve had the good fortune of setting your hook into a large lake…
News & Tips: How to Choose Lure Colors Through the Eyes of a Bass...
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How to Choose Lure Colors Through the Eyes of a Bass

August 11, 2018
No doubt about it - there are some crazy color names out there for fishing lures. Nuclear Chicken. Roadkill. Baby Puke. Discover the science behind how a bass sees color, and learn which colors yield…
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What Would You Do? Ish Monroe

July 8, 2018
by Dave Landahl Most people believe they know exactly what they would do when certain things happen to them in life. However, when you are asked a question about what you would do, and it's not a…
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Martin and Monroe Pick Top Summer Baits

June 28, 2018
By Dave Landahl Summer is here, and it's the best season out there for bass busters to try a variety of techniques. Sure, it gets really hot and miserable in some spots, but the bass are always…
News & Tips: Trout Fishing: When Bug Eaters Turn Bad on the River Systems (video)...
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Trout Fishing: When Bug Eaters Turn Bad on the River Systems (video)

May 1, 2018
Rainbow trout are one of the most sought-after trout species throughout North America by avid fly fisherman. There is nothing like the anticipation of a rainbow trout taking your well-placed…
News & Tips: Pinpointing Walleyes During Early Ice
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Pinpointing Walleyes During Early Ice

March 6, 2018
Small lakes can provide excellent ice fishing opportunities early in the winter! While it is tempting to head out on the lake as soon as it freezes over, I like to wait until there is 4-6 inches of…