“This Area Looks Bassy”
A common phrase uttered by anglers, “this area looks bassy” was heard throughout pre-fishing and on the day of the tournament held on the Mississippi River sponsored by SPRO.
The 4th tournament of the year held on July 29th would award the winners over $100 in Spro tackle, some of which were the topwater frog baits that are ever so popular on this stretch of the river. The presentation uniquely hung on a hockey stick…
The Mississippi River Tournament presented by Spro Sports Professionals!
Summer is flying by and as it would be, we are already in the second half of the season!
Tourney #4 brings us back to the Mississippi River but this time launching out of the city of Wabasha. With the region having some big time rain over the past month, river conditions may be slightly faster and backwater areas slightly “sloppier.” Whether its the smallmouth or largemouth bass that are
Revisiting where the Tour First Started!
The third tourney on Coon Lake was presented by Jason Mitchell Elite Series rods with winners to be awarded these fine rods along with the usual cash prizes.
As stated in the pre-tourney notice, the Minnesota Bass Tour hasn’t visited this body of water since our first-ever event 8 years ago and the results back then weren’t anything overly impressive. As the day approached, anglers weren’t expecting much different from that event given the pressure the lake has received,
The Coon Lake Tournament presented by Jason Mitchell Elite Series Rods!
For those that like trivia, here’s a question:
Name the body of water that held the first-ever MN Bass Tour tourney when it began 8 seasons ago.
Well, I suppose not a tough question given the post’s title, but to answer, it is indeed Coon Lake!
Tourney #3 brings us to this northern Anoka county lake where “The Tour” all began.
(This recap was written by Jeremy Abbott of the Bass Whisperers)
A Clash Like No Other!
The second stop for the 2018 Minnesota Bass Tour season brought us to Clearwater Lake sponsored by Sunline. Anglers were fishing for the usual prize money and Team of the Year points, but also an extensive prize pack of Sunline Fishing line!
The “Clearwater Clash” is always a tournament that anglers and fans look forward to as soon as it is announced as part of the schedule.
And typically, the city of Annandale sees a mini-boon leading up to the big day at the various shops, restaurants and motels in the area.