1876 Old Swede Road Douglassville, PA 19518topwatertrips@gmail.com

Bass Fishing Lessons


In Top Water Trips Bass Fishing Lessons we will cover a variety of topics. To start out our lesson, we will be sitting lakeside and go over basic-advanced principles of fishing. Choosing gear in the stores can be difficult and confusing at times. So here at Top Water, well show you what we use, where to get it, and how to save money while fishing. We want to give people the knowledge, experience, & confidence to get out there, create their own adventures, and traverse unexplored territory.

Our fishing lessons generally last 2-4 hours and include On-Water Application after we spend roughly an hour or so going over whats bulleted below…

  • Rods
  • Reels
  • Line- Fluoro, Mono, Braid
  • Lake Structure- Above & Below Water
  • What Gear to Choose
  • Knot Tying
  • Bass Beds
  • Weather & Fishing
  • Action and Power of Fishing Rods
  • Bait Selection & Categories
  • Lake Reading & Spot Choosing
  • & More!

Frequently Asked Questions

How long do they last?

Typically 2-3 hours but can go longer!

Where are the Bass Fishing Lessons?

Our Bass Fishing 101 Lessons can be provided on any lake or river in Southeastern Pennsylvania. But, we suggest these options based on local

  • Marsh Creek
  • Blue Marsh
  • Trout Run Resovoir
  • Antietam Lake
  • Hopewell
  • Scotts Run
  • & A few others, call us to find a lake near you