Inaugural Season

Columbia River 24
June 28, 2024


Columbia River 24
4th stop

Event Date : June 28, 2024

Entry : PRO $785 / CO $385

Due Date : June 18, 2024

Late fee Starts : June 19, 2024

LATE FEES : $100 / $50

Registration Closes : June 24, 2024

OFF LIMITS : June 24–25, 2024

Practice : June 26–27, 2024

LAUNCH SITE: Boardman Marina

Tournament Details

Schedule of Events

June 24-25:

    • Off Limits – No fishing – No information

Wednesday June 26:

    • Practice Day (sunrise to sunset)

Thursday June 27:

    • Practice Day (sunrise and off the water at 4:30PM – Inside the marina’s 5 MPH zone and no longer fishing)
    • See rule 9 for specifics

Thursday June 27:

  • Check in Boardman, OR
  • Liability waver sent via text
  • Mandatory Tournament check in at  4:30 PM to 6:00 PM @ Boardman, OR **
  • Fill out W9 form
  • Provide a Tackle Warehouse receipt dated with 30 days of check in for a chance at the random $500 or $250 contingency prize
  • Mandatory Pre-Tournament meeting at Boardman, OR 6:30 to 7:30**
  • Text with partner draw (flights will be announced at the meeting)

Friday June 28:

    • 5AM Boat check at the BAM release boat (all boats must go through boat check)
    • Blast off at safe light (time announced at the pre-tournament meeting)
    • Afternoon check in at the BAM Boat –
    • Weigh in starts about 3PM

Saturday June 29:

    • Blast off at safe light*
    • Afternoon check in at the BAM Boat –
    • Weigh in starts about 3PM
    • Award the Tackle Warehouse contingency
    • Top 20 announced directly after weighing in (top 20 must be present for draw)

Sunday June 30:

    • Blast off safe light*
    • Afternoon check in at the BAM Boat –
    • Weigh in starts about 3PM
    • Award the Bass Boat Technology contingency
    • Award the Garmin contingency
    • Crown a Champion and pay the field at TBA shortly after Sunday’s weigh in.

– Boat check will each morning at the Live Release boat (times will be announced at the pre-tournament meeting)

– National anthem and morning blast off will be at the 5 MPH buoy from the BAM boat.

Off Limits

Off limits information will be updated in the near future. Participants will be notified when details are available.


Boardman Medical Plan

On staff first aid: Mark Lassagne, Red Cross First Aid Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED trained.


First aid station located at the side door on the weigh-in trailer equipped with basic first aid kit – No AED device provided.

If you’re in need of emergency services or medical care near Boardman, OR, here are some key resources with their addresses and phone numbers:

Morrow County Health District Emergency Medical Services: They operate seven ambulances dispatched from four locations throughout Morrow County, including two in Boardman. In medical emergencies, South Morrow County residents are transported to Pioneer Memorial Hospital in Heppner, while North Morrow County residents go to Good Shepherd Medical Center in Hermiston. Contact them at (541) 676-9133 for more information

Boardman Immediate Care: This clinic provides immediate care and occupational health services. 

-Address 101 Kinkade Rd, Boardman, OR 97818, 

-Phone (541) 481-2900 

-Hours Tuesday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. (last patient checked in at 6:30 p.m.).

Columbia River Health Clinic: They offer a range of healthcare services including primary care, pediatric care, women’s health, and more. 

-Address 450 Tatone Street, Boardman, OR 97818

-Phone  (541) 481-7212

Their hours are Monday to Friday, 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM. 

Remember, in the case of a life-threatening emergency, it’s always best to call 911 immediately. 

Event Sponsors


Lodging information will be updated in the near future. Participants will be notified when lodging details are available



Contingency Programs

Bass Boat Technology

BassCat Quest

The standard Quest program, for Quest events with 60 participants or 30 Boats in team/draw competitions there will be a $250.00 incentive. Tournaments with 60 Boats in team/draw competitions and/or 120 anglers can accrue $500.00 for each tournament win under guidelines established below. Events with over 100 Boats and/or 200 anglers can achieve $1,000.00 in incentive monies. Each Owner may qualify for up to $2,000.00 or two major wins, in annual Quest incentives when participating in local and regional events, outside of the Double UP.

Bass Boat Technology Mounts

Bass Boat Technologies will award the highest finishing pro angler who is equipped with
a complete BBT mount on their boat.

  • $500 for each Pro Tour event
  • $250 for each pro-am event.
  • Complete mount constitutes BBT main mount, with offset bracket.
  • Having the BBT gimbal mounts does not constitute a complete mount.
  • The final decision will be at the discretion of BAM officials.

Garmin Rewards Program

  • The top placing angler of a Garmin-sponsored fishing tournament, which is part
    of the tournament rewards program, from a boat equipped exclusively with
    mounted Garmin marine electronics.
    • Will be awarded $300 as part of Garmin Tournament Rewards.
    • Additionally, the top placing angler with a Garmin Force Trolling Motor, will
      be awarded $200.
    • Qualifying tournaments must have 20 boats or more participating.

Phoenix First Flight

Bass Fishing Contingency Program | Phoenix Boats

  • As of 01/23/2024, all program details and events show 2024.
    • BAM has submitted the information but not included yet.

Power-Pole Captains Cash

BAM is an approved tournament circuit for Power Pole Capitan’s Cash
Captains Cash Club rewards tournament anglers who join the club and win with their Power-Pole

Shallow Water Anchor! Annual membership $24.95

Ranger Cup Tournament Rewards Program

  • As of 01/23/2024, all program details and events show 2024.
    • BAM is submitted but not included.

Skeeter Real Money

  • As of 01/23/2024, all program details and events show 2024.

Toyota Bonus Bucks

We have requested information and waiting to hear back.

Vexus Revolution Rewards

  • As of 01/23/2024, all program details and events show 2024.
    • BAM is included.

Yamaha Power Pay

  • All program details and events still say 2023, here is the list of events which BAM is not included in.
  • Yamaha Power Pay Events & Payouts | Yamaha Power Pay
  • BAM Yamaha Contingency – BAM has been submitted with a tentative approval but waiting to be listed on the website.
    • Pro Tour
      • Highest Placing Eligible Entrant – receives $1500.
    • Pro-Am
      • Highest Placing Eligible Entrant – receives $1000.
    • Pro-Am Championship
      • Highest Placing Eligible Entrant – receives $2000.

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