Check Out This Happy Girl With Her Huge Bass


Check Out This Happy Girl With Her Huge Bass

Sometimes, you just have to find something positive to think about — and with the COVID-19 shutdown dragging on, fishing can be a great way to do that. Especially when you catch a largemouth bass that weighs almost 13 pounds!

Georgia Outdoor News posted the photo above to their Facebook page, along with this text:

This one came in through our Georgia Outdoor News Instagram account. What a bass and what a great photo sent in by Heidi Smallwood, of Douglasville. She was fishing with her husband on March 28 in a private pond when she caught the 12.86-pounder.


A Facebook user posted this photo as a comment, saying, “This is another pic of it. Her husband is my cousin.”

Now that’s one happy gal, and who can blame her? Wow.

I got to go bass fishing yesterday myself. We had a great time and caught fish, but nothing like this one.

Well, I hope you enjoyed this. It seems like Heidi’s happiness is contagious, and we could all use some smiles right now.

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Editor & Contributing Writer Russ Chastain is a lifelong hunter and shooter who has spent his life learning about hunting, shooting, guns, ammunition, gunsmithing, reloading, and bullet casting. He started toting his own gun in the woods at age nine and he's pursued deer with rifles since 1982, so his hunting knowledge has been growing for more than three and a half decades. His desire and ability to share this knowledge with others has also grown, and Russ has been professionally writing and editing original hunting & shooting content since 1998. Russ Chastain has a passion for sharing accurate, honest, interesting hunting & shooting knowledge and stories with people of all skill levels.

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