Join us for a special Guy Harvey Outpost Angler Academy on Lake Kissimmee with Ladies Let’s Go Fishing on October 15-16th at Camp Mack, a Guy Lodge, Marina & RV Resort during the Bonfire Tournament Series – Tickled Pink Playoff. This Academy anglers will not only learn to become a better bass angler, but also participate in all the weekend activities of the Tickled Pink Playoff benefits breast cancer awareness. Anglers will learn tips and techniques from Guy Harvey Outpost Pro Guide, Scott Taylor, and take part on all the tournament weekend activities including the Captain’s Meeting & Dinner, Tournament Weigh, a Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Fun Fish Team Tournament & Weigh in, the Tickled Pink Playoff weigh-in and awards ceremony, and a concert on the Riverfront..
Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Bass Fishing Academy & Fun Fish Tournament
- Class: Bass Fishing Academy & Fun Fish Tournament
- Cost: $150 / Angler
- Date: October 15-16, 2021
- Instructor: Guy Harvey Resort Pro Guide Scott Taylor
- Location: Camp Mack, a Guy Harvey Lodge, Marina & RV Resort 14900 Camp Mack Road Lake Wales, FL 33898
- Items to bring: Rod and reel if you have one, but not necessary.
- Learn tips and techniques from Pro Scott Taylor on Lake Kissimmee rated the Top Bass Fishing Lake in Florida by Florida Sportsman
- Enjoy Captains Meeting & Dinner as you can mingle and talk fishing with all the teams participating in the Bonfire Series Tickled Pink Playoff
- Receive a Free Tickled Pink Playoff Shirt
- Participate in Guy Harvey Outpost Signature Bonfire Party
- Compete in the Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Fun Fish Tournament
- Enjoy weighing in on the Tournament Stage along with award ceremony including a free concert at Steamboat Landings at the Camp Mack riverfront.
ACADEMY & TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
Friday – October 15, 2021
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM : Bass Fishing Tips and Techniques from Captain Scott Taylor
Join Captain Scott Taylor as he teaches you tips and techniques on how to become a better freshwater angler. During this instructional you will learn:
- Overview: Basics of largemouth bass fishing
- Tackle Tips: Rods, Reels, and tackle
- Lures & Bait: Freshwater vs artificial, knot tying, setups, when to use and where.
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM – Tickled Pink Playoff Cocktail Reception
Lady anglers can mingle with the Tickled Pink Playoff teams.
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM – Captain’s Meeting & Dinner
Participate in the Captains Meeting & Dinner
Saturday - May 15, 2021
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Fun Fish Tournament
Angler will have a chance to use what they learned on Friday night to compete in a Team Fun Fish Tournament. We will go over tournament rules and weigh-in the day of the tournament and will be broken down into two teams. Each team will have a captain to help them learn while competing in the fun fish tournament. Teams will keep their 6 largest fish with the team with the highest total weigh will be the winner.
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM – Weigh in at the Tournament Stage.
Teams will weigh in their 6 largest fish on the Tournament Stage. Here lady anglers will learn how to participate in a tournament weigh-in from handling the fish, weighing the fish, and releasing them.
12:00 PM – 5:00 PM – Enjoy Bonfire Village with games, vendors, food and live music.
After weigh in anglers can enjoy live music and food on the Riverfront as the Tickled Pink Playoff Teams arrive for Tournament weigh in.
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM – Tickled Pink Playoff Weigh-in & Awards.
Cheer on all the Bonfire Tournament Series Team as they compete for winning the Tickled Pink Playoff!
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM – Free Concert on the Riverfront Stage
ABOUT THE INSCTUCTORS
Captain Scott Taylor is the Captain of the Guy Harvey Camp Mack Pro Team. He specializes in fishing for Central Florida trophy largemouth bass with artificial baits. He will also help guests who wish to fish with live shiners. His most popular trips focus on fishing with artificial baits while occasionally using shiners to entice and fire-up a few gigantic fish.
Captain Scott Taylor is a “Catch & Release” bass fishing guide service. If a guest catches a trophy-sized fish they want to keep for a wall mount, all measurements and photos will be taken so a replica can be made. He takes great care to preserve our resources so that future generations can share what we enjoy. Charters are for 1-3 persons.
BONFIRE TOURNAMENT SERIES
The Bonfire Tournament Series, a 100% payout 4-event bass fishing tournament series open to all anglers. The Tournament is a team event and will include three 1-day tournaments qualifiers, the Lunker Lovin’ Smackdown (February 20), the Blazing Bass Challenge (May 15) and the Tickled Pink Playoff (October 16). The series concluded with the Bonfire Shootout, a two-day tournament (November 19-21st). To fish the series, you must be a member of the Angler House Club, which is open to all to join and offers various membership benefits to its members.
ABOUT “LADIES, LET’S GO FISHING!”
The Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Foundation (LLGF) is a nonprofit 501C3 organization dedicated to attracting women and families to fishing while encouraging conservation and responsible angling. Known as the “No-Yelling School of Fishing,” LLGF conducts weekend, immersion-based educational programs in multiple regions of Florida with classroom presentations, hands-on practice, networking and an option to fish from boats or land, depending on the venue. No equipment or experience is necessary. The organization also offers fishing experiences and international trips. LLGF is excited to partner with Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts!
Founded in 1997 by Betty Bauman of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, LLGF has over 8,000 graduates from around the country, representing the largest organization of its kind. Both Bauman and the University series are known nationally in the fishing and marine industries. The organization has earned rave reviews from media including Inside Edition, The Early Show, NBC Nightly News, CBS, Good Morning America, Outdoor Life Network, USA Today, the Wall Street Journal, Southern Living and more. More details are on https://ladiesletsgofishing.com.
This storied fishing lodge and RV resort sits in the heart of the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes, offering access to over 21,000 acres of world class bass fishing grounds, all surrounded by some of Florida’s most spell-binding great outdoors. Whether you are an aspiring professional angler looking for that trophy largemouth bass or just looking to hook up with family and friends in an authentic “Old Florida” lakefront setting, Camp Mack, a Guy Harvey Lodge, Marina and RV Resort is for you!
For the outdoor enthusiast, enjoy over 20 miles of hiking and equestrian trails at the adjacent Lake Kissimmee State Park, or take an exhilarating air boat tour of the lakes with Alligator Cove Nature Tours, departing right from our docks. Rated the top activity in the region by TripAdvisor, we’ll take you into the heart of the Florida wilderness, with its majestic scenery and mystical wildlife. All this, and we’re just an hour’s drive to Orlando, theme park capital of the world!
Make your plans to visit Camp Mack, a Guy Harvey Lodge, Marina and RV Resort today.