A meeting to discuss and plan for the upcoming season for North Country Bassin' will be held on March 2, 2019 at 1:00 PM at the Reno Bar and Grill (Green Iguana). Everyone is welcome at the meeting.
June 1, 2019 - Minnewaska
July 13, 2019 - Ida
August 10, 2019 - Le Homme Dieu Chain
North Country Bassin' is sponsoring a bass tournament on Lake Ida on Saturday, October 13.
John Englund and Kyle Wicklund's 26.36 pound bag topped the Le Homme Dieu field. In second place was the team of Brian Krause and Paul Lewis, who had 23.86 pounds and the big bass of the day at 4.30 pounds. Close behind, Bob Theis and Paul Weinhandl were third with 23.85.
Trevor Trousil and Matt Klemm brought 30.02 pounds to the scale to take the Reel Team opener on Lake Ida. Their 4.37 pound smallie was the big fish of the day. With 26.04 pounds, Jon Englund and Kyle Wicklund took second place and Dave and Jen Mays took 3rd with 25.41 pounds.
Trent Glover brought a 16.42 pound bag to the scales to take the first open of the year on Lake Minnewaska. His bag included the 4.11 pound big fish of the day. In second place were Randy Voyles and Martin Wituck with 15.00 pounds. Cody Rupert and Dustin Ziesemer were third with 14.64 pounds. There were 18 boats fishing the Waska event.
For 2018, 20-20 Bassin' will hold three tournaments on Lake Lobster, Lake Ida and Lake Reno.
The Alexandria area Tuesday Bass League has put out a schedule for 2018. Fishing hours will be from 5:30 to 9:00PM and there will be no pre-fishing the day of the tournament. Entry fee is $40.00 per boat and you can sign up and pay the day of the tournament.