Guided Tours

With 15 years of experience competing at the highest level of the sport!

Chad has a wealth of bass fishing knowledge to share. So, whether your interested in a great day on the lake or looking to gain a competitive edge, Chad will customize your guided trip to your specifications including the latest tips and tricks that are trending on Tour.

Chad’s home lake is Table Rock in Missouri, but also offers guided trips on other bodies of water while on Tour (see Tour schedule).

Rates: $275 for 4 hours $325 for 6 hours $400 for 8 hrs

Rates listed are for 2 people and include necessary equipment and fuel a third additional person is $75. If needed, transportation can be arranged.

Valid fishing license for the State in which you are fishing is required. links for online purchase available at

Tour Schedule

2019 BASS Elite Series

St. Johns River, Palatka FL
February 7th – 10th

Lake Lanier, Gwinnett GA
February 14th – 17th

Lake Hartwell, Anderson SC
April 4th – 7th

Winyah Bay, Georgetown SC
April 11th – 14th

Lake Fork, Emory TX
May 2nd – 6th

Fort Gibson, Tahleguah OK
May 16th – 19th

Lake Guntersville, Guntersville AL
June 21st – 24th

St. Lawrence River, Waddington NY
August 15th – 18th

Cayuga Lake, Union Springs NY
August 22nd – 25th


The Latest

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About Chad

Take a look at Chad’s stats and what he likes to do during off season


Home Town: Reeds Spring, Missouri

Age: 52

Family: Wife Debbie and a big spoiled cat named Mufasa

High School: Tamaroa Community High School

College: University of Illinois (credits)

Weight: 190

Height: 5′10″

Occupation: Professional Angler – B.A.S.S. Elite Series Angler

Hobbies: Fishing with friends and spending time with my family. Working with youth programs, bow hunting for Whitetail deer and clubbing a few golf balls.

Career Highlights & Accomplishments

2017 USCG Merchant Marine Credentials 

2015 BASS Southern Open Lake Toho Winner

6 time Bassmaster Classic Qualifier: 2003, 05, 06, 14, 15 & 2016

Toyota Texas Bass Classic Qualifier 2007, 08, 09, 11, 12 & 2015

2013 B.A.S.S. Wild Card Winner

2008 Lake Toho Challenge Winner

2007 Forrest Wood Cup Qualifier

2005 B.A.S.S. Elite-50 Contender

2006 AOY FLW Stren Series Midwest Division

2005 Lake Toho Pro Am Winner

Host Chad Morgenthaler Benefit Tournament, 7-Years

Professional Anglers Association, President (6/10 to 6/11 Term)

Professional Anglers Association, Vice President (6/08/to 6/09 Term)

Career Winnings $1,016,275



Chad Morgenthaler Photo Gallery

Random pics from the Bassmaster Elite Tour to the Bassmaster Opens, maybe some random pics here and there.

Chad’s 2019 Tournament Rig

Phoenix 2019 21PHX
Evinrude 250 E-TEC G2
2-12” Garmin GPS Map Sonars with LiveScope 
2-10” Garmin GPS Map Sonars with LiveScope
Tilt Wheel
Padded Front Deck
T-H Marine LED Deck & Compartment Lites
Live Well Oxygenators
6” T-H Marine Atlas Jack Plate
Minn Kota Ultrex 36 Volt Trolling Motor
4-Odyssey 31 AGM Extreme Batteries
4-Odyssey Battery Hold Down Brackets 
Dual 8’ Power-Pole Blades
Loc-R-Bar & Phoenix Boat Cover
Marine Master Tandem Trailer with Paint Over Gator Hyde 
Turismo Wheel Package
4-Wheel Disc Brakes & Duel Axle Shocks