Calendar of events 2017

Event Schedule

Our event schedule is busy for this upcoming year and we are excited!  If you would like to visit, help or participate please contact us! If you have a request for us to visit please let us know!  Thank you for all of your support , prayers, and encouragement!  God Bless.

2017 Events


  • 14th - Fishing For life Deep C's Mens Group Meeting
    • 6pm-9pm Rogers Cabelas
  • 25th  Great River Faith In Action Banquet - "Be the Light" 
    • Participation - Donors
    • 5pm-9pm Carousell Works Big Lake, MN
  • 24-26th - Northwest Sportshow
    • Fishing For Life Booth and Kids Trout Pond
    • Mnpls Convention Center - Mnpls, MN


  • 1st - Fishing For Life Annual Fundraising Banquet and Auction
    • Participants - Donors - Helpers
    • "Get Hooked Gala"
    • 4-9pm Courtyards of Andover


  • Becker High School B.A.S.S.  team
    • Inaugural year
    • 19 Members


  • 3rd - MN Adult & Teen Challenge Fishing Tournament Fundraiser
    • Participants - Donors
    • Craguns Resort - Gull Lake
  • 9th-11th - Legacy Fishing Retreat
    • Guide - MN Adult Teen Challenge Graduates @ Father/Son Retreat
    • Laq Qui Parle Lake
  • 11th - 16th -  Fishing For Life High C's Youth Fishing Camp
    • Fishing Guide - Youth Jr. Guide
    • Green Lake Lutheran Bible Camp - Green Lake Spicer, MN
  • 16th High School B.A.S.S. Tournament
    • Whitefish Chain


  • 28th-30th - Legacy Fishing Retreat - Teens for Christ Weekend
    • Fishing Guides / Camp Help
    • Ashby, MN
  • 31st-Aug 4th - Fishing For Life - Camp In-Fisherman
    • Fishing Guide - Youth Jr. Guide
    • Brainerd, MN

Adding More Soon!

Wow!  What a year!  August thru October were filled with the following:

Invited and Attended Special Gathering of National Representatives and Industry Leading Professionals in regards to the status and future of Minnesota High School Angling.

  • Held at Mille Lacs Lake during Bassmasters Elite Series Tournament
  • Spoke as an advocate and coach for competitive youth and high school angling
  • In attendance: Lund, Rapala, BASS, Bemidji State, MN DNR, Lindners, Alumacraft (Jimmy Bell), Classic Bass (Bonnema), TBF, Shimano (Frank Hyla), Coaches from 6 of the largest MN Bass Teams.

High School Bass Tournaments

  • Pelican Lake
  • Whitefish Chain

High School State Tournament

  • Washington/Stella Lakes

Classic Bass Marshals (Rode With Professional Fisherman as Tourney Judges)

  • Gull Lake
  • Whitefish Chain

Brainerd Warrior Fishing TOC (Coach and Helped at Tournament)

  • Ruttgers - Bay Lake


  • Lindners Camp Fish - Fishing Careers Seminar
  • Awesome Opportunity to listen to, meet, and talk to several industry leading experts including:
    • Seth Feider
    • Matt Johnson - Clam Outdoors
    • Al Lindner - Lindners Angling Edge
    • Troy Lindner - Angling Edge / MyCampFish
    • Brad Peterson - MyCampFish
    • Brett McComas - Target Walleye
    • Mark Fisher - Rapala

June 3rd - MNTC Challenge

Help BiggTimeOutdoors raise funds for MN Adult and Teen Challenge.  Join us for a great day on the water or Donate to our team! Contact Dusty or Charlie for more details!