The spybait technique is an overlooked, but productive, option for March fishing

Kentucky Afield Outdoors: The spybait technique is an overlooked, but productive, option for March fishing FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. xx, 2020) – New bass fishing techniques or presentations are cast into the marketplace seemingly every year and become the newest rage, pushing established techniques into the prop wash of the next new thing. The spybaiting presentation…

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Dale Hollow Lake Tennessee Fishing Report

Dale Hollow Lake Tennessee Fishing Report: August 7, 2019 From the TWRA Reservoir Conditions: Fishing is good. The water temperature is 88 degrees and the lake is falling. Smallmouth Bass: Several smallmouth are being caught at night while fishing points and drops in 20-25 feet of water on jigs. Largemouth Bass: Several largemouth are being…

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New State Record Saugeye Caught in Cumberland River

FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 24, 2019) – Lexington angler Clay Smith was trolling a pink and white Berkley Flicker Shad crankbait for trout on the Cumberland River below Wolf Creek Dam when a fish struck. “I hooked it and thought it was an extremely large trout or a walleye,” Smith said. “When I got it in the…

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Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Two Good Options for Summer Fishing

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 20, 2019) – Although this June so far is wet and soggy, the long-range weather forecast calls for a return to normal summer patterns. We can finally look forward to stable water levels, hot weather and predictable fishing. Bass fishing in summer revolves around light, or the lack of it. The best…

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