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Kansas outdoor calendar: KBN’s Mr. Bass tournament set for Sunday at Melvern

Josh Rouse
jrouse@cjonline.com
Topeka Capital-Journal

To submit an item for the Outdoors calendar, contact The Topeka Capital-Journal by email at jrouse@cjonline.com. Events subject to change/cancellation because of coronavirus. Please notify by email if your event has been rescheduled. View the complete calendar online.

JUNE

1-30 — Kansas BASS Nation High School/Youth Online Qualifier. Rules for online tournament will be posted to Facebook.com/kbnyf/. For more info, contact Travis Burch by phone at 913-562-4660 or by email at travis.burch@kguardkansascity.com.

13 — Kansas BASS Nation Scholarship/Frank Strong Memorial fishing tournament, Melvern Reservoir. More info at https://www.ksbassnation.net/.

13 — Kansas Crappie Trail tournament on Perry Reservoir. Entry fee $100. For more information, contact Dylan Faulconer at KansasCrappieTrail@yahoo.com or 913-416-3481. Subject to change.

14 — Kansas BASS Nation Mr. Bass tournament, Melvern Reservoir. More info at https://www.ksbassnation.net/.

14 — Judgment Day 25, Ravenwood Lodge. Judge 410 Revolver only, 25 targets. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

21 — Side X Side June Classic 100, Ravenwood Lodge. Trophies awarded in each gauge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

27 — Small Bore '50' Fun Shoot .410-28-20, Ravenwood Lodge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

27-28 — Kansas BASS Nation Qualifier No. 1 at Grand, Okla. More info at https://www.ksbassnation.net/.

28 — IRONMAN 150, Ravenwood Lodge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

JULY

4-6 — Firecracker 100, Ravenwood Lodge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

5 — Kansas Crappie Club tournament, Toronto Lake. Entry fees $100 for Division I, $40 for Division II. Registration begins at 5 a.m. at Toronto Point West ramp, takeoff at 7 a.m. Weigh-in 1 p.m. for Division II, 2 p.m. for Division I. For more info, contact Joe Bragg at 785-220-6404 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com.

5 — Kids and Clays, noon to 2 p.m., Ravenwood Lodge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

8 — Men's night, Ravenwood Lodge. 6 p.m. potluck following. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

11 — Kansas State University Fishing Team Big Bass Bash Fundraiser, registration 5 a.m., first cast 6:30 a.m., Melvern Lake. $75 per angler, takeoff and weigh-in at Eisenhower East Ramp. For more info, go to https://tinyurl.com/rycfhcq/.

11 — Catfish Chasers tournament, 7 p.m. to 8 a.m., Coffey County Lake (Wolf Creek). Pre-entry only, $150 entry fee. Limited to 40 teams. Recommended meeting at 7 p.m. July 10, location TBA. Up to three-person team. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or by email at studebakerdavid@yahoo.com.

11-12 — Sunflower State Games Shooting Events, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ravenwood Lodge. Call for shooting times. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

13 — Ladies night, Ravenwood Lodge. 6 p.m. potluck following.

13-17 — ICAST 2020 Online. More info at https://icastfishing.org/.

18 — Kansas Crappie Trail tournament on Pomona Lake. Entry fee $100. For more information, contact Dylan Faulconer at KansasCrappieTrail@yahoo.com or 913-416-3481. Subject to change.

18-19 — Kansas BASS Nation 4-Man/Team Series, Milford Reservoir (permit pending). More info at https://www.ksbassnation.net/.

18-19 — Sunflower State Games Shooting Events, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ravenwood Lodge. Call for shooting times. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

25 — 2-person Pump Gun Scramble, Ravenwood Lodge. 50 targets each. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

25 — Ladies Shooting Clinic, 9 to 11 a.m., Ravenwood Lodge. Reservations required. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

25 — Kansas BASS Nation High School Qualifier No. 3, 6 a.m. to 2 p.m., Milford Reservoir. For more info, contact Travis Burch by phone at 913-562-4660 or by email at travis.burch@kguardkansascity.com.

25 — Catfish Chasers tournament, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., John Redmond Reservoir. Entry fee $150, $1,000 added to prize pool. Up to three-person team. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or by email at studebakerdavid@yahoo.com.

26 — .410 '50' Fun Shoot, Ravenwood Lodge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

26 — Kansas BASS Nation Youth Qualifier No. 3, safelight to noon, Milford Reservoir. For more info, contact Travis Burch by phone at 913-562-4660 or by email at travis.burch@kguardkansascity.com.

30-31 — Kansas Championship, Flint Oak Shooting Resort, Fall River. Enter at www.winscoreonline.com. For more info, call 620-658-4401.

AUGUST

1 — Friends of Pomona State Park shooting event, Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, contact Bob at 913-558-8378.

1-2 — Kansas Championship, Flint Oak Shooting Resort, Fall River. Enter at www.winscoreonline.com. For more info, call 620-658-4401.

1-2 — 44th Annual Topeka Bowhunters Club Jamboree, 8 a.m., S.E. 37th and Ratner. Registration $12 per person. For more information, contact Gary at 785-246-4033.

1-2 — Headwaters Archery Club 40-target 3D archery shoot, 8 a.m. each day, cards turned in by 2 p.m. on day of participation. Stakes in the Youth, Bowhunter, Traditional and Open categories. For more information on the Headwaters Archery Club, visit the club’s Facebook page at https://tinyurl.com/sqpuwan/.

2 — Kansas Crappie Club tournament, Melvern Reservoir. Entry fees $100 for Division I, $40 for Division II. Registration begins at 5 a.m. at Eisenhower East ramp, takeoff at 7 a.m. Weigh-in 1 p.m. for Division II, 2 p.m. for Division I. For more info, contact Joe Bragg at 785-220-6404 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com.

2 — Dove Hunters 50 Warm Up, Ravenwood Lodge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

2 — Kids and Clays, noon to 2 p.m., Ravenwood Lodge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

5 — Men's night, Ravenwood Lodge. 6 p.m. potluck following. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

8 — 28th annual Women's Charity Shoot, 10 a.m. shotgun start, Ravenwood Lodge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

8 — Kansas BASS Nation High School Qualifier No. 4, 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Wilson Reservoir. For more info, contact Travis Burch by phone at 913-562-4660 or by email at travis.burch@kguardkansascity.com.

8-9 — Catfish Chasers Reed Chevrolet Classic, 7 p.m. to 10 a.m., St. Joseph, Mo. Weigh-in at French Bottoms Ramp. Mandatory meeting 6 p.m. Aug. 7 at St. Joseph Civic Arena. $200 pre-entry if postmarked by Aug. 1, $225 afterward. Up to three-person team. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or by email at studebakerdavid@yahoo.com.

9 — Kansas BASS Nation Youth Qualifier No. 4, 6:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Wilson Reservoir. For more info, contact Travis Burch by phone at 913-562-4660 or by email at travis.burch@kguardkansascity.com.

9 — 28th annual Couples Fun Shoot, 10 a.m. shotgun start, Ravenwood Lodge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

10 — Ladies night, Ravenwood Lodge. 6 p.m. potluck following. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

15 — 10th annual Sporting Clays for Kids, 8 to 11 a.m., Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, contact Chris at 785-250-5189.

22 — Kansas Crappie Trail tournament on Clinton Reservoir. Entry fee $100. For more information, contact Dylan Faulconer at KansasCrappieTrail@yahoo.com or 913-416-3481. Subject to change.

22-23 — Catfish Chasers Calamus Catfish Classic, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, Calamus Lake, Neb. Check-in at Homestead Knolls Ramp. $250 entry fee if postmarked before Aug. 9, $300 afterward. Guaranteed $5,000. Limited to first 80 entries received. Mandatory meeting 6 p.m., location TBA. Up to three-person team. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or by email at studebakerdavid@yahoo.com.

23 — Ravenwood Rooster Warm-up 100 2-person Scramble, Ravenwood Lodge. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

29-30 — Kansas BASS Nation Team Series/4-Man fishing tournament at Milford Reservoir. More info at https://www.ksbassnation.net/.

SEPTEMBER

5-6 — Headwaters Archery Club 40-target 3D archery shoot, 8 a.m. each day, cards turned in by 2 p.m. on day of participation. Stakes in the Youth, Bowhunter, Traditional and Open categories. For more information on the Headwaters Archery Club, visit the club’s Facebook page at https://tinyurl.com/sqpuwan/.

6 — Kansas Crappie Club tournament, Pomona Lake. Entry fees $100 for Division I, $40 for Division II. Registration begins at 5 a.m. at Ramp 2, takeoff at 7 a.m. Weigh-in 1 p.m. for Division II, 2 p.m. for Division I. For more info, contact Joe Bragg at 785-220-6404 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com.

12 — Catfish Chasers tournament, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Milford Reservoir. Check-in at State Park Marina. Entry fee $150. Up to three-person team. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or by email at studebakerdavid@yahoo.com.

12-13 — Kansas BASS Nation State High School and Youth Championships, lake TBD. For more info, contact Travis Burch by phone at 913-562-4660 or by email at travis.burch@kguardkansascity.com.

12-13 — 2020 Kansas Crappie Trail state championship tournament on El Dorado Reservoir. Entry fee $200. For more information, contact Dylan Faulconer at KansasCrappieTrail@yahoo.com or 913-416-3481. Subject to change.

13 — Saline County Uplands PF/QF youth shooting clinic, 5 p.m., Saline County Fishing Lake. Date is tentative. For more information or to RSVP, contact Ed Viar at georgeviar1958@gmail.com, call 785-452-3705 or check out the chapter’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/salinecountyuplanders/.

19-20 — Kansas BASS Nation Qualifier No. 2 at Wilson Reservoir. More info at https://www.ksbassnation.net/.

26 — Flint Hills Quail and Upland Wildlife Federation fundraising banquet, 612 US-56 highway in Council Grove. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at https://www.fhquwf.com/ or by calling 785-410-4593.

OCTOBER

3-4 — Kansas Crappie Club Classic, Perry Reservoir. Entry fees $100 for Division I, $40 for Division II. Registration begins at 5 a.m. at Jefferson Points ramp, takeoff at 7 a.m. Weigh-in 1 p.m. for Division II, 2 p.m. for Division I. For more info, contact Joe Bragg at 785-220-6404 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com.

14-16 — BASS Central Regional. More info at https://www.ksbassnation.net/.

24-26 — Kansas BASS Nation 4-Man Finale. More info at https://www.ksbassnation.net/.

30-31 — Cabela’s King Kat Classic fishing tournament, Acorns Resort, Milford Reservoir. Fishing from 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days, weigh-in at 4 p.m. For more info and to register, go to https://tinyurl.com/r2ks9z6/.

NOVEMBER

8 — Kansas Crappie Club Veterans Day KDWPT Fundraiser, Clinton Reservoir. Entry fees $150 per boat, big fish entry included. Registration begins at 5 a.m. at Marina Ramp No. 2, takeoff at 7 a.m. Weigh-in 1 p.m. for Division II, 2 p.m. for Division I. For more info, contact Joe Bragg at 785-220-6404 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com.

29 — Kansas Crappie Club Benefit Toy Drive, Clinton Reservoir. Entry fee one toy per team to donate to Topeka Toys for Tots. Registration begins at 5 a.m., takeoff at 7 a.m. Weigh-in 1 p.m. for Division II, 2 p.m. for Division I. For more info, contact Joe Bragg at 785-220-6404 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com.

2021

JANUARY

29-31 — 2021 Kansas Monster Buck Classic, Stormont Vail Events Center, Topeka.

MARCH

19-21 — 2021 Bassmaster Classic, Fort Worth, Texas.

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