Every lake deserves a record-sized bass, no matter its size. For Lake Hopatcong in New Jersey, that bass may have been caught earlier this month, according to the Daily Record.
You can break down the best time of year to catch a bass by season, but a far more accurate way to do it would be to use temperatures. That’s because seasons, though they are typically known by a certain type of weather, are not very predictable. For example, it is currently spring, but there have been reports of snow in the Northeast U.S.