Reed Montgomery catches 8 pounder on Lay Lake
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Springtime Bass Fishing on Alabama’s Lay Lake

Lay lake The notoriety this man made Coosa River Lake has received, just in the last decade alone, is phenomenal. Since it was impounded in 1914 – a lake, over one hundred years old to date — Alabama’s Lay lake … Continue reading

For Just $5.00! – “Everything you need to know about fishing the Zara Super Spook” By Reed Montgomery

Reed Montgomery Tells it All Bigger and Better Than Before! Over 30 Years of Fishing Experience…on Just This one Lure Alone! Read on – to Find Out How You Can Become an Expert at Fishing, ” The World Renouned Zara … Continue reading

Special Thanks to This Year’s 2016 “Reed Montgomery’s Kids Fishing Show” Sponsors

A VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO THIS YEAR’S 2016 “REED MONTGOMERY’S KIDS FISHING SHOW” SPONSORS! Airport Marine Owner Ken Hollis / Airport Marine Bass Tournaments and Annual Fishing Events / Flynn Gerald Ranger Bass Boats Mickey Furr Fox … Continue reading

Kids Fishing Show 2013 Photo Gallery

Below are pictures from the 2013 Kids’ Fishing Show presented by Reed Montgomery of Reeds Guide Service at the Birmingham Boat Show.

One Day Our Mother Died

One Day our Mother Died And on that warm first day of summer, Two daughters and two sons lost their mother Struck with the pain of knowing there is no more No more hugs, no more phone calls, just to … Continue reading

Biography of an Alabama Fishing Guide, Part 2

In Part one of my, “ Biography of an Alabama Fishing Guide “ I left off reminiscing about how I made my first dollar guiding during my earlier years as a teenager. As a matter of fact on that very … Continue reading

Fishing Tips and Lake Reports (ALL SEASONS)

Fishing Tips

Bass Fishing Tips for Targeting Largemouth Bass, Alabama Spotted Bass (All Lakes) and Smallmouth Bass (Tennessee River Lakes). Click on a season to get seasonal fishing tips: Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter.

Lake Reports

In depth lake reports, full of bass fishing tips, tricks & techniques, reflecting current river conditions. Click on a season to get seasonal reports: Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter.

We aim to keep our Lake Reports and Fishing Tips seasonally updated, but as local conditions may change rapidly, you may have to adjust. Please contact us with your fishing questions.
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