Friday, June 5, 2020

Freshwater Fishing

New Strike King KVD 2.5 W

Every now and then you experience the perfect moment in life when the stars line up. Well, meet that perfect moment. The KVD 2.5 Wake Bait. The 2.5 Wake is built off of the very popular KVD 2.5 Squarebill design...

Plano Gives EDGE to Dedicated Anglers

For some, fishing is a way of life. It’s hours spent studying charts, memorizing holes, points, and structure and checking forecasts days in advance of a trip. Top anglers meticulously organize tackle for fast access, tie on baits with...

VMC Debuts Heavy Duty Weighted Willow Swimbait Hook

Try a new spin on swimbait fishing with VMC’s new Heavy Duty Weighted Willow Swimbait Hook. A new take on the “under spin” concept, this new Ike Approved innovation features a willow-leaf blade attached via an extended spinner arm,...

Striper bite ‘awesome’ at Lake Mead

After waiting considerably longer than most anglers had ideally hoped for, the striped bass bite finally broke open a week ago and the good action being had on the linesides continued well through this past weekend. Without many boats...

Sierra anglers now turn to winter waters

MAMMOTH LAKES — Late season trout hunters in the Eastern Sierra checked in with some huge fish last week, but now the attention will turn to waters open for winter fishing. The last week of the season often turns up...

Behemoth 63-pound blue catfish banked at Irvine Lake

Whiskerfish bite ‘on fire’ Saturday; lake officials expecting to plant trout this season but no announcement just yet SILVERADO — Many folks have been angling for it and many more have been waiting for that first truly monstrous whiskerfish to...

Big Bear Lake: Fall trout bite in full swing

BIG BEAR LAKE — Living up to its reputation as a fantastic October trout fishery, Big Bear Lake is indeed giving up the spoils in the current bite. The fishing’s been nothing short of splendid for those in the...

Summit Valley: Silverwood gets trout

SUMMIT VALLEY — Trout season is officially underway following the inaugural stock that arrived Oct. 18. Naturally, this is also great news for big-bait chuckers that frequent the lake, and their quarry is already showing signs of perking up...

TroutfesT 2019 champion returns midweek after tourney to have yet another great day on...

BIG BEAR LAKE – Talk about a good string of trout fishing days and reward for perserverance. After claiming the Adult Male title and the overall top weight of Big Bear Lake TroutfesT 2019, Andrew Mack came back for...

WONBASS DAY 2 Story and Results

by Dan O'Sullivan Las Vegas, Nev. – October 15, 2019 – While rough conditions can make it hard on the anglers at the WON Bass U.S. Open, Lake Mead’s black bass population thrives in the wind.  The problem for the...

Suzuki Repower Report for June 5, 2020

This is WON’s Repower Report, brought to you by Suzuki Marine. This feature showcase one of many repower projects performed by Suzuki’s professional dealers and mechanics in Southern California. Each new report will feature product specifications on different Suzuki engines for all...

San Diego County sportboats play waiting game (updated)

Edit June 4, 4:00 p.m.: WON is seeing contradictory information on whether Gov. Newsom has granted the San Diego County Board of Supervisors the authority to decide what businesses can open and when, including sportfishing. The San Diego landings...

Pacific Islander Reverse 1.5-Day, June 22-23

Come join WON aboard the vessel Pacific Islander for an outer Channel Islands white seabass special 1.5-day! This trip is set for a prime time to target the grey ghosts just a week after the limit goes back to 3 fish. Captain...