Fall Fishing on Cave Run Lake part-2

Fall fishing trip to Cave Run Lake

Five days on Hard Water

Delicious Fruit Inc. and Hunting Deer and Turkey

Five days on Hard Water

By Chris Erwin Kentucky Angling News In the spring of the year, we think about the water getting warm and…

Fishing the BB Worm at Night

BY Chris Erwin The BB Worm, I’m sure some of you don’t know what that is. However. It’s been around a long time. The last time I wrote about it was eleven years ago when I was writing for Midwest Outdoors Magazine. This bait was developed for fishing during the hottest period of the summer.…

Find the Thermocline for Productive Late Summer Bass Fishing

BY Lee McClellan The constant heavy rain systems that plagued Kentucky all spring and early summer finally abated over the past few weeks. For the first time in two years, the brown, withered grass of late summer is a common sight in Kentucky. Usually, cracked ground and crunchy grass signal potential drought and bring angst.…

Two Good Options for Summer Fishing

BY Lee McClellan 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 times to sling…

A Shot in the Dark at Reelfoot

BY Chris Erwin Note to readers: This is the third of a three-part series on the sights and sounds of Reelfoot Lake featuring Blue Bank Resort. We were sitting at the dinner table in the restaurant at the Blue Bank Resort Lodge when two guys came over and started talking to Soc Clay and me…

Crappie Fishing at Reelfoot Lake

BY Chris Erwin Note to readers: This is the second of a three-part series on the sights and sounds of Reelfoot Lake. The shallow water and sea of Cyprus stumps on Reelfoot Lake make this lake unique in the methods and high population of both big bluegills and crappie. Today Soc Clay and I will…

New State Record Largemouth Bass Caught in Harlan County

This is a news release by the DFWL: (April 26, 2019) – Evarts resident Mark Ward went fishing after work on Good Friday, April 19, at 6-acre Highsplint Lake in Harlan County with his wife and 9-month-old daughter. It rained all day in Harlan County on Good Friday, but finally cleared up just before he…

Pond Fishing Tips and Tricks

BY Chris Erwin This is the perfect time to talk about pond fishing. Why I say this, is because this is just before the spawning period for farm ponds and lakes smaller than Greenbo Lake. To explain this, we need to look at how most farm ponds are built and how they can be a…

Chris Hardy gets his Turkey

BY Chris Erwin Spring Turkey season just opened a few days ago, and many hunters have been itching to get back in the field as the 2019 hunting opportunities begin. Chris Hardy is an avid hunter from Vanceburg Kentucky. Hardy works for Eastern Kentucky Power in Lewis County. He bagged his first turkey in 1991,…