Fishing & Boating News
(Feb. 03, 2014 - Guntersville, AL)
The Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries has granted permission to B.A.S.S. to close the Tom Jackson Public Boat Ramp on Lake Guntersville during the week of the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic competition.
The ramp and associated parking areas will be closed from Monday, Feb. 17, at 12:01 a.m. through Monday, Feb. 24, at 11:59 p.m. for the Classic. The Tom Jackson ramp is located at Civitan Park, Guntersville, AL 35976. Alternate ramps are available for the public to launch boats on Lake Guntersville. They include the following:
Browns Creek Public Access (2 miles)
Guntersville State Park (10 miles)
Claysville Public Access (4 miles)
Seibold Creek Public Access (9 miles)
Steel Ford Access (2 miles)
Val Monte Road Public Access (4 miles)
Beech Creek Public Access (6 miles)
Honeycomb Creek Public Access (10 miles)
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The Bassmaster Tournament Trail includes the Bassmaster Elite Series, Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Open Series, Carhartt Bassmaster College Series, B.A.S.S. Nation events and the ultimate celebration of competitive fishing, the Bassmaster Classic.
B.A.S.S. offers an array of services to its more than 500,000 members and remains focused on issues related to conservation and water access. The organization is headquartered in Birmingham, Ala.
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