Sportsmen Bassmasters is one of the longest active chapters of the Minnesota B.A.S.S. Nation. We are based in Bloomington, MN, Our club goals include, but are not limited to: - teaching educational aspects of fishing - protecting our environment: catch-weigh-release tournaments, boat ramp clean up, and collecting used, soft plastic lures -contributing bass creel survey data to the MN DNR



White Bear

Water was in the 68 degree range. Alot of the bass were caught on jigs. An early top water bite off the rocks just out from the launch produced some good bites. Dropshot and ned rigs did produce a few bites. Fishing got tougher after noon

Waterbodies: White Bear Lake


Prior Lake

Steeper wind blown shore lines with submerged weeds and rocky shoreline. 52-54 degree water. Heavy jigs on the docks


Big marine

Late summer early fall Steep drops 10 to 14ft. Drop shot and Ned rig