With early season bass often difficult to locate, understanding the precise types of features that attract them is key.
Category: The surroundings
My Year in Review 2022 – Part 2 of 2 (My Catches)
New approaches, methods, venues and lures have influenced the advances I’ve made and the bass I’ve caught in 2022…
My Year in Review 2022 – Part 1 of 2 (Client Catches)
A spot of light reading for you in the run up to Christmas Day… The significant client captures of 2022…
Client Catches – Gutters & Gravity Sticks
The 12th 70cm+ client bass, in addition to the tactics and lure type that facilitated it and another 60cm client PB
Client Catches – Mid-Season Report…
The prominent ‘facilitators’ that have contributed to what’s been a successful first half of my 2022 guiding season.
Client Catches – Houdini The Bass!
The largest ‘client bass’ in daytime at 73cm, plus my account of what was a fantastic 3 Day Package.
My Recent Catches – Scratching The Surface…
How exploring marks far inland and from the rugged open coast in atypical conditions has brought recent rewards…
Client Catches – The ‘Art’ of Watercraft
The story of another client PB at 66cm and close to 7lb, that came about through observance, tenacity and skill.
My Recent Catches – The 12 Bass of Xmas
How I landed Xmas bass of 71, 63 and 59cm alongside others to make up the dozen – all by utilising local knowledge.
My Recent Catches – Retrieve to achieve! Part 2 of 2
When to change the lure. Plus, more tweaks to the retrieve that ‘worked!’
Client Catches – Out of the doldrums
A veritable feast of lure caught bass for my clients, but it hasn’t been easy to find them, or what they want!
My Recent Catches – Little and Large!
My biggest of the season so far, plus a pleasing amount of bass of all sizes – the future is bright!