Tour Schedule

Bassmaster Elite and Bassmaster Opens schedules.

Elite Schedule

Lake Cherokee, Knoxville & Jefferson County,  TN:  February 9th – 12th

Lake Okeechobee, Okeechobee, FL:  February 23rd – 26th

Toledo Bend Reservoir, Many, LA:  April 6th – 9th

Ross Barnett Reservoir, Ridgeland, MS:  April 27th – 30th

Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest, Sam Rayburn, Lufkin, TX: May 17th – 21st

Lake Dardanelle, Russellville, AR: June 2nd – 5th

St. Lawrence River, Waddington, NY: July 20th – 23rd

Lake Champlain, Plattsburgh, NY: July 27th – 30th

Lake St. Clair, Macomb Co., MI:  August 24th – 27th

Southern Open division

Harris Chain of Lakes, Leesburg, FL:  January 19th – 21st

Lake Chickamauga, Dayton, TN:  April 20th – 22nd

Lewis Smith Lake, Jasper, AL:  September 28th – 30th

Central Division

Table Rock Lake, Branson, MO:  March 2nd – 4th

Sabine River, Orange, TX:  June 15th – 17th

Grand Lake, Grove, OK:  October 5th – 7th


The Latest

See Chad’s latest video recap and take a peek at his Facebook feed.

About Chad

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


Home Town: Reeds Spring, Missouri

Age: 50

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 – Bassmaster Elites & BASS Southern Opens

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

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 $977,975


Hometown: Coulterville, Illinois Birthdate: October 20, 1966 Family: Deborah (wife) Hobbies: Bow hunting for whitetail deer  


Chad Morgenthaler Photo Gallery

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

Chad’s 2017 Tournament Rig

Phoenix 2017 921 Pro XP
Mercury 250 Pro XS
4 Garmin GPS Map 7610XSV Sonars with Panoptix
Paint over Gator Hide Trailer
Warrior Rim Package
Shocks & Disk Breaks
Dual Blinker Controls
Dual Elevation Driver’s Seat
Tilt Wheel
Padded Front Deck
T-H Marine LED Deck Lighting
Livewell Oxygenators
Phoenix Boat Cover
12” T-H Marine Atlas Jack Plate
Minn Kota 36 Volt 112 lbs Thrust Fortrex Trolling Motor
4 Pro Guide 31 Series AGM Batteries
Minn Kota MK460 PC Onboard Charger
T-H Marine Hot Foot Throttle with adj/slide
8” Dual Power-Pole Blades