Check out images from the final day launch of the 2012 Cabela's B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Central Divisional.
Day Three at Flaming Gorge for the Western Divisional is underway.
Twenty young anglers will compete alongside the adults tomorrow on the Flaming Gorge.
California anglers Ron and Don Welch are among the 132 Western Divisional competitors vying for a spot at the 2012 Cabela’s Bassmaster Federation Nation Championship.
During the TroKar Quest on Bull Shoals Lake, Ark., a group of high school anglers participated in the inaugural B.A.S.S. High School Elite Experience designed to give future pros a taste of conducting and competing in tournaments.
New waters await B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Divisional competitors, from Maryland to Wyoming.
The country has more than 70 bass clubs, and now Spain officials will work on bringing them into the newly formed Nation.
After the championship was over, the B.A.S.S. Federation Nation family gathered together to recognize the success of individuals and chapters.
The Ouachita River is presenting a difficult final exam for the top amateur bass anglers of the world.
For one Fed Nation angler, the 2012 Championship will be his final fishing trip with his father.