By Ron Johnson May is here and the fish are on the move. Although there are many species of fish to target in our Arizona lakes, most anglers are in hot pursuit of the Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass.  For most of our desert lakes, the bass spawning period is about 80% over, but that means most of the bass are in the post-spawn period which is great news for anglers. Bass have a pretty heavy appetite during the post-spawn period as most of them have gone weeks without feeding. Now that the spawning cycle has concluded, both the males and...
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Come join Pros Ron Johnson and Jon “ Scooter” Griffith of the Arizona Fishing Guides on April 26th at Shoppers Supply Apache Junction in the Fishing department from 6-8 pm. Ron and Scooter will talk about current fishing patterns that have been putting fish in the boat on our Arizona Lakes, and how the Algae bloom has affected the fishing on the Salt River Chain of Lakes. In addition, they will be sharing some of their favorite tips and techniques as we approach the summer. Their talk will be followed by a Q & A session to help answer...
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Now is the Best Time of Year to Fish! by Ron Johnson March is a great time to be in Arizona whether you are a resident or a visitor looking for a break from the long winter. While others are looking to play a round of golf or attend a Spring Training game, I get excited because this is my favorite time of the year to go fishing! The days are getting longer, the desert is heating up, and the fishing can be red hot now all the way through May.  This is often why most people experience some of their...
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Come join Pros Ron Johnson and Jon “ Scooter” Griffith  of the Arizona Fishing Guides on Feb 28th Shoppers Supply Apache Junction in the Fishing department from 6-8 pm. Ron and Scooter will talk about techniques and lures to use as we transition into the spring followed by a Q & A session to help answer any of your fishing questions on lakes, tackle, rigging and more. In addition, Jon from Arizona Custom Baits will be joining us to showcase the NEW lineup of soft plastics NOW in stock at both Shoppers Stores. Those who attend will receive a 10% Off...
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How to Catch Cold Water Bass by Ron Johnson Cooler weather is FINALLY here!  After the long Arizona summer, most people welcome the cooler temperatures including me. Yes… temperatures will be cooling off, but the fishing can be red hot! If you’re one of those people who usually puts the fishing poles away during the fall or winter because you just can’t seem to catch them once the water cools, I recommend you give it another chance and I have some great tips on how to keep them biting. Fish will often migrate out of the shallows and head to deeper...
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