Joining a B.A.S.S. Nation club has never been easier. In just 3 easy steps, you will be on your way to becoming part of the largest bass fishing organization in the world. Click here for a complete list of benefits.
Step 1 | Contact B.A.S.S. To start the process, call toll free 877-BASS-USA (877-227-7872), choose option #6 then option #7 to reach someone in the B.A.S.S. Nation department and tell them you are interested in joining the B.A.S.S. Nation. You may also e-mail the Nation staff at firstname.lastname@example.org. Click Here to contact the president of your state's chapter directly.
Step 2 | Connect with a Club in Your Area The B.A.S.S. Nation representative will put you in touch with the Nation president of your state. The Nation president of your state will be able to answer any questions that you may have and also put you in touch with a club in your area. The club president will let you know the details and location of the club's next meeting.
Option: B.A.S.S. now allows "at-large" B.A.S.S. Nation membership. If you choose this option and do not join or start an affiliated chapter, you will still receive all benefits of membership except the right to compete in state B.A.S.S. Nation qualifying tournaments. If after becoming an at-large member, you decide to join an affiliated chapter to qualify to fish in state B.A.S.S. Nation qualifying tournaments, representatives of B.A.S.S. and the state B.A.S.S. Nation will assist you in finding or starting a chapter.
Step 4 | Start FishingAfter attending your first meeting and submitting your dues, you will be part of the largest bass fishing organization in the world. As a B.A.S.S. Nation member, you can take your fishing to the next level, help educate young anglers and help support and protect your bass fishing interests on both a state and national level through your club's conservation and education programs. Our Member Services team will be with you through the entire process, but if you have any questions you can e-mail us or call us toll free at 877-BASS USA, and press option #6 then #7 for the B.A.S.S. Nation. We will help you with any questions you may have. Have fun, and welcome to the B.A.S.S. Nation!
The B.A.S.S. Nation was known as the B.A.S.S. Federation Nation until Jan. 1, 2013.