Registration Opens
August 1, 2016 for current ABT teams! August 15 for all anglers.

2017 Payout Increases

The 2017 tournament schedule on the Alabama Bass Trail (ABT) includes a new cash payout reaching over $566,000 plus a grand prize new boat giveaway.

Each tournament will have a $10,000 guaranteed first place prize and will pay 40 places. The winning team of the championship will walk away a fully rigged  bass boat valued at $45,000. In the championship, places 2-25 will win a portion of the cash prize of $40,000. There also is a $5,000 bonus cash prize for Angler of the Year and $2,500 for runner-up Angler of the Year.

2017 Payout Schedule:
First place $10,000
Second place $5,000
Third place $4,000
Fourth place $3,000
Fifth place $2,000
Sixth place $1,500
Seventh place $1,100
Eighth place $1,100
Ninth place $1,100
Tenth place $1,100
11th – 20th (each) $750
21st – 40th (each) $500

2017 Tournament Schedule

NORTH DIVISION
  • WHEELER LAKE
    February 25, 2017
    HOST: Decatur-Morgan County CVB
  • PICKWICK LAKE
    March 11, 2017
    HOST: Florence-Lauderdale Tourism
  • Lewis Smith Lake
    April 22, 2017
    HOST: Chamber of Commerce of Walker County
  • NEELY HENRY LAKE
    May 13, 2017
    HOST: City of Gadsden
  • LAKE GUNTERSVILLE
    June 10, 2017
    HOST: Marshall County CVB
SOUTH DIVISION
  • LAKE JORDAN
    February 18, 2017
    HOST: City of Wetumpka
  • LAKE EUFAULA
    March 18, 2017
    HOST: Eufaula-Barbour County Chamber of Commerce
  • LAKE MARTIN
    April 8, 2017
    HOST: Alexander City Chamber of Commerce
  • ALABAMA RIVER/COOTER’S POND
    May 20, 2017
    HOST: City of Prattville Parks and Recreation
  • LAY LAKE
    June 3, 2017
    HOST: Shelby County Commission
2017 CHAMPIONSHIP
  • LOGAN MARTIN LAKE
    October 6 & 7, 2017
    HOST: City of Pell City and the Pell City Chamber of Commerce

2017 Rules Overview