B.A.S.S. writer Don Barone sent in these photos and asked if he could go ahead and head to Greenville, South Carolina a week early for the Classic.
159 teams will compete this week for a chance at the first Toyota Bonus Bucks Bassmaster Team Championship on DeGray Lake in Arkansas.
There are 56 anglers headed to the 2015 GEICO Bassmaster Classic. Read what else they are thankful for this year.