Natural Resources

Be proactive

We all want our waters to be clean, protected and safe.  Do you best to keep the places we love pristine!  Check out these links below!

Recycled Fish

New York State Invasive Species

Coast Guard Regulations

New York State DEC

NYBCF Conservation Page
Prevent The Spread of Invasives

Who we are

June 13 - Lake Champlain - Chazy

July 4 - Cranberry Lake

July 11 - Tupper Lake - Rod & Gun Club Launch

Aug. 1 - Black Lake - State Launch

September 5 - Lake Ontario - Henderson Harbor

September 12 - St. Lawrence River - Morristown|

September 26 - St. Lawrence River - Ogdensburg

Championship (2 day)
Oct. 10  - st. lawrence river - waddington
Oct. 11 -   black lake - State Launch

2020 Team Trail Schedule

bLACK LAKe - Aug 1
Weigh in will be held at the log cabins - not the state launch

Bring the kids!

Stop by one of our weigh ins at our many tournament locations.  Be sure to bring the kids.  They are sure to enjoy watching all the big smallmouth and largemouth bass being brought in, weighed and released.

Watch a weigh in!

What's New?

Northern NY Bassmasters Club

OUr rules state no underwater viewing devices during the tournament

Weigh in

Wait for weighmasters Garrabrant & Ogrady to be at the scales before bringing fish 

​Wear your mask at sign up and weigh ins.  Stay distanced!

Team Trail & Federated Club

Northern NY Bassmasters Club

Our Club was founded in 2003 to establish a team tournament series to further the enjoyment of competitive bass fishing. Boat limits are five bass, smallmouth and/or largemouth, and anglers can only use artificial lures-live bait is prohibited.

Tournaments are open to only club members, however you can apply to join the Northern New York Bassmasters by paying the association's annual dues of $50 per/team (additional $30 team lunker pool if you are interested)  & an entry fee to enter a tournament.  Membership must be submitted 5 days prior to the start of a tournament to fish and all members not signed up prior to the start of the 1st tournament will pay late membership fees, including alternates.

Want to join?  What to do.

1.  Read our rules here

2.  Download application (button above)

3.  Mail application signed by both your and your partner, both pages along with your payment (READ BELOW)

Tournament Director

Eric Tesmmer
636 Battle Hill Rd.
Gouverneur, NY 13642
Phone:  315-286-0425

*Tournament director must have your application & money at least 5 days prior to a tournament to be eligible to fish the event. 

Any team not signed up prior to the start of the first tournament of the year will be charged the late membership fee. ($100 per team or $50 per alternate)  No one can sign up for lunker of the year after the first tournament of the season.