Fontana Classic Bass Tournament


Mar 11, 2023 to Mar 12, 2023



Fontana Village Resort Marina
40 Fontana Dam Rd
Fontana Dam, NC 28733


The Daniel Boone Council, partnering with Fontana Village Resort & Marina, are excited to present the Eigth Annual Daniel Boone Council Fontana Classic Bass Tournament. Food, fun, fishing and awards are just a few things to look forward too.  

Proceeds from the event help support the character and leadership development programs of Scouting for over 2,000 youth in WNC. A quality Scouting program contributes to the healthy development of young people by providing them the environment, resources and relationships they need to grow and learn.  It’s an investment in the future!

Participants will be fishing not only to Support Scouting, but to win CASH! A minimum of 38 boats must be entered into the tournament to receive full payouts.

2023 Prize Payouts:

  • 1st Place Boat: $3,000
  • 2nd Place Boat: $2,000
  • 3rd Place Boat: $1,000
  • 4th Place Boat: $500
  • 5th Place Boat: $300
  • 1 in 6 boats will win $200 after 48 boats registered (if we have 48 boats, places 6-8 recieve $200 each).
  • Tournament Big Bass: $300
  • Top 5 payouts Guaranteed after 38 boats. (prizes will be prorated based on fewer boats registering). 

Single Boat Registration will be $200 per boat. Two (2) fishermen per boat.

Lodging will be FREE for Gold, Silver and Bronze Level sponsors, One (1) night stay. A Lodging Special of $75 will be provided at an extra cost to single boat sponsors. Two bedroom cabin rentals will be $150 per night (two night minimum). 

WHEN: March 11th & 12th

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities or would like to participate please contact James Hylemon at 828-275-3075 or


File Name Description
2023 Bass Rules Download
2023 Fishing Flyer Download
2023 Sponsorship Form Download