Worming the Shaker

Worming the Shaker

Bill Lowen doesn’t like to talk about it on tour, but one of the best ways to fish a crankbait is not to burn it, or retrieve it a moderate pace, or even take it for a slow stroll. When pressured fish want a hard bait, but won’t bite when it’s just proceeding forward...
Mueller’s Classic Vibe

Mueller’s Classic Vibe

A month after the conclusion of the 2014 Bassmaster Classic, the story of Paul Mueller’s valiant charge at the title, and eventual runner-up finish, has resonated throughout the bass world. By sacking a Classic record five-fish limit on Day Two, he bounced back from...
Mueller’s Classic Confidence Boost

Mueller’s Classic Confidence Boost

32-03. Not just the biggest limit of Paul Mueller’s life. Not just the biggest limit of the 2014 Bassmaster Classic. The biggest five-fish limit in Bassmaster Classic history. VanDam, Iaconelli and Skeet Reese didn’t come close. Even eventual winner Randy Howell,...
VAGABOND KOAYU STUD 4″ is now available!

VAGABOND KOAYU STUD 4″ is now available!

The Koayu from Vagabond is a heavily salted realistic soft plastic worm that mimics baitfish. It is ideal for using with a non weighted offset hook, on a darter head, or the donkey rig. 6 Colors available #004 Green Pumpkin #006 Watermelon Sheed #042 Ayu #043 Smoke...
Bubble Your Way to Big Numbers and Big Bass

Bubble Your Way to Big Numbers and Big Bass

Connecticut angler Paul Mueller guides on Candlewood Lake, and he’s convinced that this year at least 30 to 40 of his clients landed their personal best smallmouth under his tutelage. Location and presentation are of course critical, but Mueller believes that his job...
Mueller Put a Ring on His Classic Quest ~ Reins Ring Craw

Mueller Put a Ring on His Classic Quest ~ Reins Ring Craw

The road to the Bassmaster Classic is not easy via any of the available paths, but the Federation route may be the toughest, at least in terms of sheer numbers. An angler has to qualify from his state, then be the top angler from his state at the Divisional, and then...