To provide an atmosphere of adult fellowship and youth learning by offering affordable tournaments for Bass Anglers and their family with the goal of building relationships and mentoring our youth while improving our fishing ability

Interested in Starting a district please click here or contact Donnie Story at either or (256) 777-3428 .

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National Tournament Info

National Tournament Information

The 2019 NBT Championship will be held June 9-14 on Kentucky Lake. The host will be the Benton County TRRD, located in Camden, Tennessee. 

We will once again use the Birdsong Marina and Resort as our launch and meeting destinations. Complete details about the event will be sent this spring. Hope to see each member that is qualified join us for a week of fishing, fun, and fellowship with the NBT family!

Please take a few moments to explore Benton County TRRD and the Camden, Tennessee Area.

Welcome Back Guntersville!

Please welcome back the Guntersille District to NBT.

All Tournaments will be out of Waterfront

February 9th

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May 25th

June 15th

July 27th

August 17th

September 28th

October 19th

November 16th-17th - Dictrict Championship


New Member Offer

Current Members receive free membership for a new member in 2019 for bringing a new member to NBT in 2018. The New Member must qualify and fish a District Championship.

  • One-day tournaments where individuals fish with or without a boat.
  • Non-boaters fish with either a family member or through a partner draw.
  • No mandatory meetings, pre-registration or late fees.
  • Tournament meeting and draw will be held at the ramp the day of the tournament.
  • Boaters are guarantee usage of their boat. If you bring a boat you will have the option to fish from it.
  • Youths 17 and under will fish with the adult that brought them.
  • Non-boaters are welcome. (Please contact District director to make sure of boat availability.)
  • Total pay out is 90% of all money paid in. At each tournament end, 80% of the fees will be paid at the ramp, the other 10% will be paid at the Annual Championship.
  • Tournament reports will be posted on this website, -Standings will be posted monthly on this website.
  • Members can fish in any NBT tournament in the country and their points will count in their home district. -National standings will be determined by top 4 qualifier finishes as well as one District Championship result.
  • Costs:
  • Tournament entry fee is 60$ including the 5$ big bass pot.
  • Of the 60$ tournament entry.
    $5 goes to the Big Bass Pot
    $43 will be paid back at the ramp.
    4$ will go to the director.
    6$ will go towards the national escrow-2$ will go towards operations cost
  • Junior
  • 15$ annual membership.
  • Tournament entry fee is 15$ plus a 5$ big bass option.
  • Of 15$ entry:
    10$ is paid back at the ramp.
    5$ will go towards the national junior escrow.
  • National Bass Fishing Trail Contact Board of Directors