Welcome to the home page for the Marion County Bassmasters. Formerly the Have Fun Bass Tournament Trail, we are now a Florida Federation Nation club that officially started in January 2011. We are a non-profit organization established to preserve and promote the Sport of Bass Fishing, to practice and promote sound environmental policies to conserve our natural resources, to promote youth and public interest in sport fishing and conservation, to work for an abundant, healthy, and self-sustaining bass fishery; to act as an effective voice for the advancement of bass fisheries, to communicate effectively with organizations that have an impact on the sport of bass fishing, and to support local, state and national agencies and organizations whose objectives are to conserve and manage our national resources.
Our goal is to provide a fun, competitive and safe environment for you to fish in while focusing our fishing on the bodies of water that make Florida a great place to fish for bass.
For the current 2019-20 Marion County Bassmaster Schedule and a list of previous tournaments click here.
See where your team currently stands in the Marion County Bassmasters points race for team of the year!
15 Boats came out to the St. Johns River out of Astor to compete in the Feb club tournament. Even with some tough conditions there were still some nice bags brought in. Taking home the win and Big Bass honors for the day was the team of Steve Hedrick and Darrin Hill with their 19.77lb bag which was anchored by Steve's 6.95lb St. John's River Toad! Close behind in 2nd was the team of Jeff Davis and Kevin Murrell with 17.04lbs and rounding out the top 3 was Daniel and Russell Tillis with their 14.01lb bag. Next stop for the Marion County Bassmasters will be down at Lake Toho on March 14th!!! New Members are welcome!Click Here to View Pictures
How can you come be apart of the Marion County Bassmasters!? It's simple. First be a member of B.A.S.S. which can be obtained by visiting bassmaster.com. Next come out to one of our club meetings. We meet the first Friday of every month at Gander Mountain Ocala at 7pm! Then pay your club dues of $60. Club dues break down as follows: $25 goes to the Florida BASS Nation, $30 to the BASS NATION, and $5 goes to Marion County Bassmasters. We also need you to provide proof of $300,000 insurance coverage on the boat. Tournament Entry is $25 per angler with an optional $5 Big Bass pot. If you want to try us out first then join, contact a club officer about fishing as a guest!!!
Marion County Bassmasters is always accepting new members through the year! Come to a club meeting for more info or call a club officer! Tight Lines!Contact Us Today!