Fishing & Boating News

Texas Team Trail Heads to Belton Lake

Record payouts, exceptional fishing expected for third event of 2017 

by: Greg Duncan, Blue Heron Communications

(Mar 24, 2017 - New Smyrana Beach, FL) The Texas Team Trail (TXTT) presented by Cabela's will host its third regular-season event of the 2017 tournament season on Saturday, April 1 at Belton Lake. The lake is home to some of the best spring bass fishing in Texas.
Registration for the event is already underway - anglers can secure an opportunity to pre-fish Friday, March 31, by completing their registration online or via phone prior to midnight on Thursday, March 30. Additionally, all anglers that pre-register online at will be entered into a drawing for a $100 Cabela's gift card. The Belton Lake event will be capped at 250 boats. Interested anglers are urged to register as soon as possible to ensure a spot.
The Belton Lake event is the third regular-season event of four 2017 qualifying events that guarantee a fully rigged, 18-foot boat, motor, trailer package as first-place prize. The winning anglers at Toledo Bend will walk away with a brand-new Stratos 189VLO powered by a 150HP Evinrude, valued at $32,395.
In addition to the payout, the event offers anglers an unprecedented opportunity in terms of sponsor bonuses and television coverage. The budget-friendly $250 entry fee, plus multiple contingency programs and a guaranteed, over-100 percent payback at every event provides tremendous value to the weekend angler.
On-site registration is set for Friday, March 31, from 4-6 p.m. at the Live Oak Pavilion at Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area (7999 Sparta Rd., Ft. Hood, TX). At least one team member must attend, as boat numbers will be assigned during this time. The tournament will launch Sat., April 1, at safe light from Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area and weigh-in will begin at the same location at 3 p.m.
Anglers with questions or anyone interested in more details on the event are encouraged to visit or call 210-281-1752 or 210-788-4143.
Texas Team Trail events are made possible through the sponsorship and continued support of these well-respected brands: Cabela's, Ranger Boats, Lucas Oil, RAM, Evinrude, Mercury, Minn Kota, Triton Boats, Power-Pole, Evinrude, Arctic Ice, Stratos Boats, Lowrance, Protect the Harvest, General Tire, SuperClean, Garmin, Valley Fashions, T-H Marine, Atlas, G-Juice, Powertex Group.
2017 TXTT scheduled events:
April 1 - Belton Lake
April 29 - Lake Texoma
June 3-4 - Livingston Lake