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He's America's best known and most loved TV fisherman, recognized the world over; the Southern gentleman angler who sports the "T" cap. Now Bill Dance has "gone viral" producing his own free iPhone and iPad application full of fishing tips that's made him successful.

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Pickwick Lake: Your New Tennessee fishing location

Posted: June 22nd, 2016 by Bill Dance

This spring was brutal on anglers and as far conditions go, and we can only label it as a back-lash as it applies to fishing success. There was one front after another, a lot of east winds, off-water color, and water temps that never really reached ideal.

But, rest easy anglers; summer has arrived in Tennessee! And I can’t think of a better place to spend it than at Pickwick Lake.

You know, when I talk about my favorite Volunteer State waterways, Pickwick always rates No. 1 with me. And someone recently asked me, “If you had one lake in your home state to fish, which one would it be?” and I said, “Pickwick,” with absolutely no hesitation.

You see, the lake and I have a kinship. It’s where I caught my biggest smallmouth, an 8-pound, 4-ounce brown fish, and that alone should give it shrine-like status in my memory. But the reservoir is also a teacher to me. It’s where I matured as an angler, and learned more valuable bass fishing lessons than on any other lake. It was on Pickwick where I learned how to: structure fish, to operate a bass boat, pattern fish, use electronics to fish shallow and deep water, learn the seasonal habits of bass, and fish deep, clear, moving water.

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