Over $3 million combined between MLF, B.A.S.S., and FLW
2008 Bassmaster Classic Champion, Top 10 for career bass fishing earnings.
Alton lists jigs and soft plastics as his favorite lures. “There is something about feeling that bite and not knowing if it is a ten-inch bass or a ten-pounder,” he says.
Early in the year is Alton’s favorite time to go fishing. He is deadly when the bass are shallow. From pre-spawn to post-spawn and sight fishing in between, Jones is a springtime specialist. He’s earned over $3 million in his career, and the bulk of his six tour-level wins have come early in the year.
Living in Texas, Alton has the opportunity to catch big bass without going too far from home. He estimates that he has landed over 100 double-digit bass and this experience has made him an expert on Texas lakes and also on the nature and movements of giant bass.