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 $375 for 6 hours $475 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

FLW/Costa Tour


Lake Okeechobee, Clewiston, FL: January 25th – 28th

Harris Chain of Lakes, Leesburg FL: February 22nd – 25th

Lake Lanier, Gainesville, GA: March 8th – 11th

Lake Cumberland, Burnside, KY: April 12th – 15th

Smith Lake, Jasper, AL: April 26th – 29th

Kentucky Lake, Calvert City, KY: May 17th – 20th

Lake St. Clair Metropark, Detroit, MI: June 28th – July 1st

Forrest Wood Cup – Hot Springs, AR: August 10th – 12th

Costa FLW Series – Southeastern Division

Lake Okeechobee, Okeechobee, FL: January 4th – 6th

Lake Seminole, Bainbridge, GA: March 1st – 3rd

Santee Cooper, Manning, SC: April 5th – 7th

Costa FLW Series – Central Division

Table Rock Lake, Branson, MO: April 19th – 21st

Lake Barkley, Cadiz, KY: June 7th – 9th

Lake of the Ozarks, Osage Beach, MO: October 11th – 13th

Championship – Lake Guntersville, Guntersville, AL: November 1st -3rd


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: 51

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 – FLW Tour & Costa FLW Series 

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


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 2018 Tournament Rig

Phoenix 2018 21 PHX
Mercury 250 Verado
2 12” Garmin GPS Map Sonars with Panoptix
2 10” Garmin GPS Map 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
6” T-H Marine Atlas Jack Plate
Minn Kota Ultrex Trolling Motor
4 Pro Guide 31 Series AGM Batteries
8’ Dual Power-Pole Blades