2018 Schedule

The North Carolina BASS Nation will hold 3 tournaments for the 2018 Season. A 2018 NC BASS Nation tournament is the first step to making your way to the BASS Master Classic. Anglers who fish our tournaments and finish in a qualifying spot become eligible to fish the 2019 BASS Nation Regional Championship. Only members of the NC BASS Nation are eligible to participate. Tournament formats are in true PRO/AM style. Boaters vs boaters and co-anglers vs co-anglers.


State Western Tournament

Location: Lake Hickory
Ramp: Whittenburg Access
Date: May 4-5, 2018


Wildcard Tournament

Location: Lake Norman
Ramp: Pinnacle Access
Date: September 21-22, 2018


State Eastern Tournament

Location: Lake Gaston
Ramp: Summit Landing
Date: October 12-13, 2018


How To Join

To join the NC B.A.S.S. Federation Nation, a yearly membership fee of $45 is required. Being a member of the Bass Nation allows you to receive benefits including discounts on tackle, gear and much more. Click here to read more about joining the North Carolina Bass Nation