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by BestBassTournaments
Wed Jan 12, 2022 7:45 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Don Pedro
Replies: 1
Views: 514

BBT - Don Pedro

Saturday Janurary 15th the Mother Lode Region kicks off its 2022 Campaign on Lake Don Pedro. Early Registration is now open and available at http://www.bestbasstournaments.com Sign-in and registration will open at the ramp at 4:30 am. For new and returning anglers now is the time to start \ renew yo...
by BestBassTournaments
Tue Jan 04, 2022 9:40 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT 2022 Season Begins Jan 8th
Replies: 0
Views: 616

BBT 2022 Season Begins Jan 8th

Happy New Year from the BBT! We are excited to start our 2022 tournament season this weekend January 8th. Our Central Region with tournament director Kevin Cheek, will be at Lake McClure main Ramp. T.D. Chris Gilkison's Coastal Region will be at Lake Nacimiento main ramp. Registration is now open an...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon Sep 13, 2021 3:29 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT TOC Registration REMINDER!
Replies: 1
Views: 806

BBT TOC Registration REMINDER!

A friendly reminder from Best Bass Tournaments. The TOC qualifiers have been posted and registration is now open. Visit to sign up today.



Best Bass Tournaments, bringing the fun back to tournament bass fishing!
by BestBassTournaments
Wed Aug 25, 2021 7:22 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake 8/28/21
Replies: 2
Views: 593

Re: BBT - Clear Lake 8/28/21

Hey Anglers, We spoke to our friends at Clear Lake Outdoors and Lakeport. The 5th street ramp is open with plenty of water to launch. The City will have the gate open to the parking lot just North of the 5th street ramp so there will be ample parking for our anglers. We look forward to seeing you th...
by BestBassTournaments
Tue Aug 24, 2021 9:19 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake 8/28/21
Replies: 2
Views: 593

BBT - Clear Lake 8/28/21

BBT is hosting it's final event of the season, closing out with our Norther Region in Lake Port, Clear Lake California. This is an opportunity for teams from other regions to fish this event as their 7th for a TOC spot. Early Sign Ups are open at http://www.fishbbt.com and registration will be at Cl...
by BestBassTournaments
Wed Aug 18, 2021 9:41 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT Delta - Delta Wine Region Sat 21
Replies: 0
Views: 504

BBT Delta - Delta Wine Region Sat 21

BBT is hosting the last event in our Delta Wine region this Saturday 21st at Russo's Marina on the California Delta. This event will determine the angler of the year for this region, and it's a tight race. This is also a great opportunity for anglers who are on the TOC bubble to get a 7th event in t...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon Aug 02, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: THE SNAG PROOF OPEN
Replies: 1
Views: 912

THE SNAG PROOF OPEN

Coming up this weekend the Original Frog Tournament makes its return to the California Delta! This years event is open to both Snag Proof and Scum Frogs. snag proof.jpg Aug 7th - 8th Russo's CA Delta Pay at the event YOU CAN PAY AT RUSSO'S WITH CASH $$$$$ 100 % PAY BACK Day one Sat 7th check in will...
by BestBassTournaments
Wed Jul 21, 2021 12:09 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake July 24
Replies: 1
Views: 315

BBT - Clear Lake July 24

BBT Delta Wine region will be launching out of Library Park in Lake Port, CA. Early signups will be held inside of Clear Lake Outdoors on Friday 23rd from 4:00 - 6:00pm. Clear Lake Outdoors, not only has all of the tackle you need for Clear Lake, they will have the Quagga Mussel stickers as well. We...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon Jun 07, 2021 3:42 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake Video's Posted
Replies: 0
Views: 143

BBT - Clear Lake Video's Posted

The BBT Northern Region saw 91 teams launch out of Lake Port, to fish Clear Lake. Once again the weigh in showed what we all know to be true that Clear Lake, even in a drought year, is a premier fishery. Thank you to all of the anglers that choose the BBT, we truly appreciate you. Below you will fin...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon Jun 07, 2021 12:38 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Coastal Region June 12th
Replies: 0
Views: 176

BBT - Coastal Region June 12th

That's right BBT Coastal Region is headed out to Lake Nacimiento for another great day of tournament fishing. Chris Gilkison and crew are ready to deliver another top notch tournament this Saturday 12th at the Main Ramp of Lake Nacimiento. If you are new to the BBT and want to join us, your membersh...
by BestBassTournaments
Tue Jun 01, 2021 1:01 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake June 5th
Replies: 1
Views: 654

BBT - Clear Lake June 5th

BBT Northern region will be at Clear Lake, this Saturday, June 5th out of Library Park in Lake Port CA. June 4th convenient signups will start at 4pm - 6pm. We will be inside Clear Lake Outdoors, stop in and register Friday afternoon, pickup your Quagga stickers and refresh your tackle, they have ev...
by BestBassTournaments
Thu May 27, 2021 7:04 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Snag Proof Open - Save the Date
Replies: 0
Views: 305

Snag Proof Open - Save the Date

As you are planning your Summer schedule don't forget to mark your calendars for the Snag Proof Open brought to you by American Bait Works Snag Proof Frog and Scum Frog. That's right this year August 7th and 8th on the California Delta out of Russo's Marine the Snag Proof Frog tournament will includ...
by BestBassTournaments
Fri May 21, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT TOC Announced
Replies: 0
Views: 1006

BBT TOC Announced

It's official the BBT has announced that the 2021 TOC will be held at DON PEDRO, Fleming Meadows launch facility. Dates are October 9th and 10th. Official pre fish will be Wednesday Oct. 6th through Friday Oct. 8th, off limits will be Monday Oct 4th and Tuesday Oct. 5th Stay up to date on all things...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon May 10, 2021 7:34 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake May 15th
Replies: 1
Views: 492

BBT - Clear Lake May 15th

BBT Delta Wine region is going to be in Wine Country this weekend May 15th at Clearlake out of Lakeport. We will be blasting off and weighing in at Library Park. Don't forget Clear Lake Outdoors will have your Quagga mussel stickers and all of your Clearlake Tackle needs. Registration will be open o...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon May 10, 2021 7:28 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT- Lake McClure Results
Replies: 0
Views: 207

BBT- Lake McClure Results

BBT Central Region was out of Lake McClure on May 8th, congratulations to team Danny Riportella and Tony Hunt for capturing first place with 12.97lbs. Team Todd and Jordan Rocha, had second place for 12.23lbswith the big fish of the tournament 5.03lbs; followed by Cory Kerber and Jeremy Pitts in 3rd...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon May 10, 2021 7:09 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Coastal Region Results
Replies: 0
Views: 140

BBT - Coastal Region Results

BBT Coastal Region results from Lake Nacimiento. BBT would like congratulate the team of John and Johnathon Flynn on their first place finish with 11.33lbs. This is a fun and growing region and we invite all anglers to come on out on June 12th to join the fun. Naci 5_8_2021.jpg Special thanks to our...
by BestBassTournaments
Fri May 07, 2021 8:53 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Clearlake Launch Facility Changes
Replies: 1
Views: 554

BBT Clearlake Launch Facility Changes

BBT Anglers, Recently we have changed the launch location status for our Clearlake events from “To be determined” to Lakeport, Library Park. Upon reviewing concerns of lake water levels during this drought year, we were advised that the Lakeport launch ramp has been extended allowing for safe launch...
by BestBassTournaments
Wed May 05, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake May 15th UPDATE
Replies: 1
Views: 651

BBT - Clear Lake May 15th UPDATE

BBT Delta Wine tournament on Clear Lake Ca, scheduled for May 15, will be going out of Lake Port, Library Park for blast off and weigh in. Friday May14th convenient signups will start at 4:00pm - 6:00pm inside of Clear Lake Outdoors. Quagga mussel stickers will be sold at Clear Lake Outdoors in the ...
by BestBassTournaments
Thu Apr 29, 2021 7:24 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT DELTA - Northern Region
Replies: 0
Views: 257

BBT DELTA - Northern Region

The BBT Northern Region will be going out on the California Delta, launching out of Russo's Marine this Saturday May1st. We've got a full moon cycle in the spring time and anglers are anticipating a lot of active big fish. Registration is now open https://bestbasstournaments.com/ Did you know you th...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon Apr 26, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Grass Burner
Replies: 6
Views: 1160

Re: Grass Burner

If you don't have one already Bobby's Perfect Buzzfrog with a stinger hook is a great bait for this style of fishing. The best part is that you can kill it and it floats you can thrown it right up onto the top of the grass and it doesn't get snagged and you can find them at Fisherman's Warehouse htt...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon Apr 26, 2021 3:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT DELTA - Norther Region 5/1/2021
Replies: 0
Views: 378

BBT DELTA - Norther Region 5/1/2021

Uno de Mayo (May 1st) the BBT Northern Region will be launching out Russo's Marine on the California Delta. The Delta continues to produce big fish as anglers are reporting fish spawning and pre-spawn. Let's see if that Snag Proof frog comes into play this event or will it continued to be on plastic...
by BestBassTournaments
Fri Apr 23, 2021 8:16 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Welcomes Costa Del Mar
Replies: 0
Views: 231

BBT Welcomes Costa Del Mar

BBT welcomes Costa Del Mar to the BBT family. No matter if you are bed fishing, cruising in the boat or fishing a Tournament. Costa Del Mar premium optics have you covered, built by fisherman for fisherman. https://www.costadelmar.com/en-us/fishing-sunglasses Justin-Atkins-630x339.jpg Abu Garcia an...
by BestBassTournaments
Tue Apr 13, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - 3 Regions Saturday 4/17
Replies: 0
Views: 419

BBT - 3 Regions Saturday 4/17

That's right BBT has 3 regions to choose from this Saturday April 17th. If your in the Coastal area we are at Nacimiento launching out of the Main Ramp. Our Central region is on Pine Flat launch location and boat checks are at Lake View / Lombardo’s ramp. Northern region is going out of Clear Lake a...
by BestBassTournaments
Thu Apr 08, 2021 7:21 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT Upcoming Events Sat April 10th
Replies: 0
Views: 474

BBT Upcoming Events Sat April 10th

BBT Welcomes anglers to join us this Saturday April 10th for our Mother Lode and SoCal Regions. Mother Lode will be hosted on Lake McClure out of Barretts North Lot. We had over 115 boats last tournament and with Spring fully upon us we anticipate to see big bags come to the scales. SoCal Region wil...
by BestBassTournaments
Tue Apr 06, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Delta Wine 35.06 Video Posted
Replies: 0
Views: 695

BBT Delta Wine 35.06 Video Posted

Once again the BBT would like to thank the 135 teams who joined us on 4/3 out on the California Delta. Below are the Videos from the winners circle on how they got em. We would also like to remind everyone that this weekend, April 10th our Mother Lode Region is on Lake McClure we had over 115 boats ...
by BestBassTournaments
Sun Apr 04, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Delta Wine 135 Boat Field
Replies: 0
Views: 422

BBT Delta Wine 135 Boat Field

BBT Delta Wine Region launched out of Russo's Marina on the California Delta. We had blustery winds but that didn't stop the anglers from showing up and catching those Delta bass. We had a 135 boat field where the winners Casey Dunn and Clayton Eslick brought in a 5 fish limit of 35.06lbs, with a 9....
by BestBassTournaments
Mon Mar 15, 2021 12:10 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT Oroville Update - Launch Change
Replies: 1
Views: 425

BBT Oroville Update - Launch Change

Sat March 20th BBT Northern Region has been changed to Bidwell launch facility.

The spillway is down to one lane and given the numbers this region has pulled we decided that the anglers experience would be better served out of Bidwell. All up to date info can be found at www.fishbbt.com
by BestBassTournaments
Sun Mar 14, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Northern Region Opener UPDATE
Replies: 1
Views: 492

BBT Northern Region Opener UPDATE

We are all excited to start the Northern region’s 2021 season opener.
This Saturday March 20th on Lake Oroville, BIDWELL Launch Ramp. Who's going to take home the win and bragging rights to start off the season... will it be YOU!

Visit http://www.fishbbt.com to get signed up!
by BestBassTournaments
Fri Feb 26, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcement-BBT SoCal
Replies: 0
Views: 273

Announcement-BBT SoCal

Attention BBT So. Cal Anglers.

Wr will be starting the season Mar.6,2021 at Piru lake. Information has been posted on the website. Www.fishbbt.com

Please relay this to anyone you know that might have missed this post

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by BestBassTournaments
Sun Feb 21, 2021 9:26 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT Coastal Region- Nacimiento Results Feb 20
Replies: 1
Views: 337

BBT Coastal Region- Nacimiento Results Feb 20

Tournament director Chris Gilkison of our Coastal and SoCal region reported that we had 42 teams on lake Nacimiento Saturday 20th. Where first place honors were taken by team Graham Grove & Brandon Colombo with a 5 fish limit for 11.14lbs taking home $2,065.00. BBT would like to thank all of our...
by BestBassTournaments
Wed Feb 17, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT- Delta Wine Update | Clear Lake March 6
Replies: 1
Views: 806

BBT- Delta Wine Update | Clear Lake March 6

151972646_3830481120349094_3257994450956705509_n.jpg Delta Wine Region update Tournament: Clear Lake Date: 3/6/2021 Body of Water: Clear Lake Launch Location: Red Bud REGISTER: https://www.bestbasstournaments.com/EventDetail.aspx?e=378&r=5 We will be going out of Red Bud Park Friday 5th conveni...
by BestBassTournaments
Thu Feb 11, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Lake McClure Saturday
Replies: 0
Views: 209

BBT - Lake McClure Saturday

This Saturday February 13th, BBT Mother Lode Region is heading out to Lake McClure for the second stop of the season. We had over 104 boats at our season opener and we are hoping with the recent rains and warming weather we see even bigger bags at the scales. More so we hope to see YOU out on the wa...
by BestBassTournaments
Wed Feb 03, 2021 2:45 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Phenix Rods M1 Series
Replies: 0
Views: 355

Phenix Rods M1 Series

Phenix Rods & Accessories The M1 series is the newest and most advanced fishing rod for bass and light saltwater anglers alike. Constructed with unidirectional carbon fiber and featuring the cutting edge innovation of Nanotube technology, the M1 maximizes strength and ultra-sensitivity like no o...
by BestBassTournaments
Tue Feb 02, 2021 12:18 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT - Central Region Lake McClure
Replies: 0
Views: 552

BBT - Central Region Lake McClure

That's right BBT Central region will be heading out to Lake McClure this Saturday Feb 6th we had a 70 boat field kicking off this region last month and hope to see you out there this weekend. Did you know that BBT Archives all of it's winner circle interviews you can go back to 2012 to see what info...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon Feb 01, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Monthly Updates
Replies: 0
Views: 445

BBT - Monthly Updates

The BBT is kicking off the 2021 Tournament Season with great numbers. 104 Boats at Don Pedro WOW!. It's going to be an exciting season and we're looking forward to a great year. Some dates have been changed due to COVID-19, restrictions and logistics. Berryessa Feb 27 canceled, Castaic Feb 6 cancele...
by BestBassTournaments
Fri Jan 29, 2021 9:40 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Delta Wine Opener Schedule Change
Replies: 0
Views: 627

BBT - Delta Wine Opener Schedule Change

New Update 1/29/2021 Delta Wine Region Opener will take place on Clear Lake March 6th. Location of blast off is still being worked on. BBT is working hard to make 2021 a great year so we thank you for your patience. For all the latest BBT information please continue to check in http://www.fishbbt.c...
by BestBassTournaments
Tue Jan 19, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT Don Pedro Winner's Report VIDEO
Replies: 1
Views: 942

BBT Don Pedro Winner's Report VIDEO

BBT Kicked off our Mother Lode region on Saturday 16th we had a region record of a 104 boat field, and want to thank all of the anglers seasoned and new for being a part of the BBT family. Reece Wells took 1st place with a big fish of 4.20lbs and a 15.84 lb limit. Following Reece was the team of Bry...
by BestBassTournaments
Tue Dec 29, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT - 2021 Tournament Season Kickoff
Replies: 1
Views: 845

BBT - 2021 Tournament Season Kickoff

Well you won’t have to wait too long try out that new gear you got for Christmas. We are only 2 weeks away from kicking off the 2021 Season with the Central Region at Don Pedro and the Coastal Region at Lake Nacimiento!!! For information on these events or to save time and pre-sign go to http://www....
by BestBassTournaments
Wed Dec 02, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Holiday Gift Ideas
Replies: 0
Views: 322

Holiday Gift Ideas

Hey BBT Anglers and Family, While Randy is going quakers with Birdy, we thought it would share with you the Abu Garcia 2020 Holiday Gift Guide. The new Abu Garcia Veritas Rod for under $100.00 will make any angler in your life a happy angler. Or check out the Zata combo rod and reel. With Abu Garcia...
by BestBassTournaments
Thu Sep 10, 2020 8:18 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT-Delta Super Option
Replies: 0
Views: 409

BBT-Delta Super Option

Coming up this weekend the Delta/ Wine 9/12 and Northern Regions 9/13 will be finishing up their 2020 Seasons. For teams wishing to fish both days we will have a Special $50 Super Options available that will be paid back to the top 3 teams based on combined weight for both days! To pre-sign for the ...
by BestBassTournaments
Fri Sep 04, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ben Green Insurance
Replies: 0
Views: 449

Ben Green Insurance

We are so pleased to have Ben Green Insurance Agency as part of the BBT family. If you are looking for Boat, Auto or Home Insurance make sure that you get Ben’s great staff to give you a quote.

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by BestBassTournaments
Tue Sep 01, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BBT - Upcoming Events
Replies: 0
Views: 509

BBT - Upcoming Events

Our BBT Season is winding down with our last three regional events coming up in September. For BBT Anglers this is your last shot for a TOC entry. If you are interested in fishing the BBT, you can sign up to become a member and your member ship is good through Sept 2021. We want to thank ALL of the ...
by BestBassTournaments
Wed Aug 26, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Aug 29th - Nacimiento
Replies: 1
Views: 257

Re: BBT Aug 29th - Nacimiento

Sign up's are open, at We look forward to seeing you on lake Nacimiento.
by BestBassTournaments
Wed Aug 26, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Central Region - AOY Announcement
Replies: 1
Views: 291

BBT Central Region - AOY Announcement

Congratulations to our 2020 Central Region Anglers of the Year Cory Kerber and Jeremy Pitts! 2020 Central AOY.jpg Complete AOY standings for the Central region are available at: http://www.bestbasstournaments.com/standings.aspx?r=2 BBT Anglers looking for a TOC birth there are 4 more events availabl...
by BestBassTournaments
Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Mother Lode AOY Team
Replies: 3
Views: 713

BBT - Mother Lode AOY Team

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Congratulations to our 2020 Mother Lode Anglers of the Year Trey and Shane Hawkins!


Complete AOY standings for the Mother Lode Region are available at:
by BestBassTournaments
Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT Aug 29th - Nacimiento
Replies: 1
Views: 257

BBT Aug 29th - Nacimiento

BBT Coastal region is hosting it's last tournament of the season on lake Nacimiento, this Saturday 29th. We will be launching out of the main ramp. Registration is open and we look forward to seeing you there. If you've always wanted to fish the BBT now is your chance, sign up as a new member for th...
by BestBassTournaments
Sun Aug 23, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Aug 8 Delta Results
Replies: 1
Views: 432

BBT - Aug 8 Delta Results

BBT had 96 teams that launched out of Russo's Marine on Aug 8th for what was a warm and smokey day. The bite was on the stingier side but as always the BBT anglers figured out how to coax out some big fish and make some great memories. Check out the video's below for a hint of how our top two teams ...
by BestBassTournaments
Mon Aug 17, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Attention Student Anglers - Abu Garcia Opportunity
Replies: 0
Views: 370

Attention Student Anglers - Abu Garcia Opportunity

Abu Garcia Registration for Abu Garcia's Student Angler Program is open for the 2020-2021 school year! Register your team to receive product discounts, jersey discounts, and much more. The first 100 teams to register are eligible to receive virtual mentor-ship from our amazing pro staff! Follow this...
by BestBassTournaments
Sun Aug 16, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Delta Wine at Russo's Marine Aug 22nd
Replies: 2
Views: 764

BBT - Delta Wine at Russo's Marine Aug 22nd

That's right BBT Delta Wine Region will be hosted out of Russo's Marine on August the 22nd. We will be having triple digits all weekend and this could turn out to be a Snag Proof slug fest, or will it be the Pitboss in the grass take the win? The only way to find out is to come on out to Russo's Mar...
by BestBassTournaments
Sun Aug 16, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BBT - Clear Lake Results Aug 15th
Replies: 0
Views: 426

BBT - Clear Lake Results Aug 15th

Congratulations to the father and son team of Jeff Hardin Sr and Jeff Hardin Jr for taking home the win yesterday at our Northern Region tournament on Clear Lake. They had a 5 fish limit for 24.95 anchored by a 7.30lb Lunker Club fish. Thank you to the 96 teams that came out and competed yesterday i...

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