Mikeybalzz Fishing

Florida Bass Trifecta

This is probably one of the best times of the year fishing in Florida. Three killer seasonal patterns come together, proven for great bass fishing numbers of fish, as well as size.  

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Tips for Sight-Fishing Bass

One, two punch for sight fishing when targeting bass. It’s an approach I use when fishing highly pressured lakes, larger fish, or if you have a female that is not locked on but just outside the bed waiting to move

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Bass Bed Fishing Strategies

This video illustrates the approach I take when bed fishing bodies of water with creeks, canals, and channels for bass. The equipment I used during the video is a 7-ft spinning rod medium action, Shimano Sahara, 12-lbs Fireline Crystal braid (no leader).

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5 Fish, 34lbs of Bass

I had an awesome day on the water with my good friend Sean Blucher. All the pieces came together and the parade of giants was on. We do this trip every year – Sean caught the giant for the past

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Bass Sight Fishing Challenge

Went head to head in a starring contest with this girl and right as my patience was thinning she ate – totally worth standing on the nose of the boat for an hour and a half plus.   Found a

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Frog Fishing Manifesto

This is a run thru on floating frogs; including the tackle to use them effectively, from heavy cover to dock fishing, and a couple topwater bass all in the mix. Want to get set up to frog fish?  Everything you

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Mat Punch Setup for Big Bass

This vid covers what you need to tap into some of the most intense bass fishing out there. Here’s the gear to punch mats and heavy cover with a few big bass mixed in. From rod, to bait, to terminal

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Big Baits, Big Bites

This was a sick day out on the Big O, targeting staging and bedding fish with D&M Custom Baits Jackpot Flipping Jig (shown here) and the 5.5″ Flippin Craw (shown here).   We’re not supposed to see bedding fish at the

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Doubletake – Flipping for Bass

My boy Donny Bass took me on a cane flipping tour in central FL – caught some decent fish and even managed a double up on a couple 5-lb fish.   Get rigged up to fish with Monster Fishing.  

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Monster Fishing – Tricking Out Your Jig

Details matter – tweaking out your jig and putting it out there on the right rod can be integral to picking up some bigger bites. Featured in the vid are Starflash Skirts, Gambler Jigzilla and D&M Custom Baits Mat Rat,

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Mikeybalzz and Captain Shane – Punching Mats for Bass on Lake Okeechobee

This was an awesome mat punching day with Captain Shane; http://www.youtube.com/captainshane100;  on Lake Okeechobee.   Special thanks to Aelian for letting me use some sick dubstep to back up a great day on the water http://soundcloud.com/aelian   Want to get geared up to

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