UPCOMING EVENT: T-H Marine BFL - 2019 - Lake Okeechobee



Top 10 Baits from Lake of the Ozarks

It may have felt like fall for the final Costa FLW Series Central Division event of the year on Lake of the Ozarks, but it didn’t exactly fish like it. The tournament, which was presented by Evinrude, saw fish caught from deep to shallow and it was clear that the majority of fish were in transition from their summer haunts to where they’ll feed up for fall. READ MORE »


Top 10 Patterns from the Cal Delta

Two heavy-hitting days buoyed Gregory Troughton to a 6-pound, 11-ounce lead going into a tough day three in the Costa FLW Series Western Division event presented by Power-Pole on the California Delta. The Discovery Bay, Calif., pro stumbled in the final round with a limit of 12-13, but outlasted the field and secured the win with 60-2. Troughton caught most of his fish by punching a Yamamoto Flappin Hog, but he added a few keepers on a Z-Man/Evergreen ChatterBait Jackhammer and a Don Iovino Splash-It popper. Read on to learn about the rest of the top 10. READ MORE »


Top 10 Baits from the Cal Delta

The Costa FLW Series Western Division finale presented by Power-Pole on the Cal Delta presented challenging conditions due to the autumn transition and the effects of herbicide spraying. Still, typical Delta baits were used by the bulk of the top finishers, who picked their way through aquatic grasses and miles of riprap.  Here's a look at what the top 10 used on the Delta. READ MORE »


Top 10 Baits from Clear Lake



Top 10 Baits from Sam Rayburn

Jigs and Carolina rigs, with a smattering of lipless crankbaits thrown in the mix, seemed to be the dominant baits of the top 10 pros at the Costa FLW Series Southwestern Division event on Sam Rayburn. READ MORE »


Gift Ideas for Every Angler

Picking out a holiday gift for an angler can be a pretty tough task if you aren’t intimately familiar with their fishing needs, but it’s not impossible. Almost any of the below would be worthy gifts, and with a little tweaking they might be adaptable for someone who is particularly difficult to shop for. If none of the below fit the bill or budget, then there’s always the old standby of a Tackle Warehouse gift card, which will be appreciated by any angler. READ MORE »


My First Trip to El Salto

I finally got my chance to find out thanks to an invitation from Abu Garcia and Berkley for a three-day fishing trip to Angler’s Inn on El Salto. I jumped at this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, hopped on a plane and went in search of my own Mexican bass fishing adventure. READ MORE »


Top 10 Baits from the Cal Delta

Fluctuating weather and typical fluctuating tides dictated the outcome of the Costa FLW Series event presented by Power-Pole on the California Delta. As so often is the case in Western Division events, top pros fished everything from small finesse worms to shallow crankbaits and swim jigs. The most productive baits were able to be fished through shallow vegetation. Here’s what the top 10 pros used. READ MORE »


Top 10 Baits from Grand Lake

Despite unfavorable weather and a shortened event, the top 10 pros still managed to wrangle up solid limits of Grand Lake bass in the second stop of the Costa FLW Series Southwestern Division presented by Ranger Boats. READ MORE »


Top 10 Baits from Lake Dardanelle

Lake Dardanelle is a renowned junk-fishing lake that rewards multiple tactics and techniques. For champion Quincy Houchin, that meant flipping wood and rocks in an isolated pocket on the north side of the lake. READ MORE »


Getting to Know Norris Lake

Norris is a big pond that stretches more than 200 miles from the dam up the Clinch River, meaning there is more than enough room for the pros to spread out this week while they search for the big largemouths, spotted bass and smallmouths that call these waters home. READ MORE »


Taking a Look Around Lake Norman

For those of you who haven’t visited Lake Norman before or who want to see it from the air for the first time, here is your chance to view the largest man-made lake in North Carolina from a different perspective. READ MORE »


Where to Catch Bass on Lake Champlain

Stretching 100-plus miles from it’s beginning down south at Whitehall, N.Y., and running all the way up to the Canadian border between the Green Mountains of Vermont and the Adirondacks in New York, Lake Champlain is a giant of a lake. Though the competitors aren’t allowed to venture into Canada, there is still plenty for the pros to break down for the season finale of the Walmart FLW Tour presented by General Tire. READ MORE »


Key Areas on Kentucky Lake

Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley are both hotbeds of tournament activity on any given weekend, but this week they are absolutely smoldering. With the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) All-American on Barkley and the Walmart FLW Tour on Kentucky, the bass will have a lot to contend with. READ MORE »


Lake Barkley Tour

This week FLW brings you two exciting tournaments that are geographically side-by-side. Lake Barkley will host the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) All-American and Kentucky Lake will host the Walmart FLW Tour. First, let's tackle Lake Barkley and see what it has to offer for this week’s All-American qualifiers. READ MORE »


Where to Fish on Pickwick and Wilson

While the Walmart FLW Tour event presented by Quaker State and hosted by Florence/Lauderdale Tourism launches out of McFarland Park on the upper end of Pickwick Lake, the host lake isn’t the only fishery in play this week. In addition to 50-plus miles of river and lake to fish on Pickwick, the pros also have the option of locking upriver into the smaller Wilson Lake and fishing all the way to the Wheeler Dam. READ MORE »


Clear Lake Top 10 Baits

The only thing more diverse than the weather conditions at the Costa FLW Series Western Division event presented by Mercury on Clear Lake was the selection of baits used by the top anglers. Anglers saw calm conditions with clear skies replaced by frontal conditions, which changed many anglers’ go-to techniques from sight-fishing to casting reaction baits. Big bags were still brought in, and Todd Woods topped them all. He won the event after bringing in 77 pounds over three days. Here’s what Woods and the rest of the top 10 anglers threw at Clear Lake. READ MORE »


Key Areas of Beaver Lake

Over the years of the Walmart FLW Tour coming to Beaver Lake it has seemingly never been the same lake twice. Whether it has been high or low water, dirty or clear, the areas that produce top-10 finishes seem to be the only constant. READ MORE »


Top 10 Baits from Kentucky Lake

The bass in Kentucky and Barkley Lakes were in prespawn mode for the second annual FLW College Fishing Open. With a cold front and low water thrown into the mix, the bass didn't come easy. These are the baits that got the job done. READ MORE »


Key Areas on Lake Hartwell

Lake Hartwell has been the home of many major and local tournaments throughout the years. Recently, Casey Ashley has been the dominant pro on Hartwell, winning the Walmart FLW Tour event on his home lake in 2014 and the Bassmaster Classic here in 2015. Before Ashley, Jason Christie won at Hartwell in 2011, followed by Brent Ehrler in 2012. Most recently, Mike Devere won the FLW Bass Fishing League Wild Card on Hartwell in the fall of 2015. READ MORE »