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Atchison Catfish Chasers Tournament

  • Saturday, September 21, 2019 7am - 4pm

"Catfish Chasers is the ultimate lake based tournament series in the Midwest. Our mission is to educate, conserve, and promote the great catfishing resource we have in the state of Kansas as well as neighboring states. We have anglers from all over the United States, and all skill levels participating in our events. From Blue Cats to Channel Cats, Kansas has some of the best fishing opportunities around. These events provide entertainment for all and some friendly competition to keep things interesting. Come join us and share the experience of catfishing at it’s finest."

Go to www.catfishchasers.com to download an entry form. 

Craig Collings

Angler Information


Click here to learn more about the Catfish Chasers Series. The series’ official website includes rules and regulations. The championship event in Atchison will begin at 7:00 a.m., with weigh-in at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 23rd.

2017 winner Roberts/Vanlear

1st place winners

2017 winner Miller/Heers


Fish Fry

The Atchison Elks Lodge # 647 will have a Fish Dinner Booth at the Catfish Tournament on September 21st.

This booth is sponsored by the Past Exalted Rulers of Atchison Elks Lodge # 647 and the money raised will go to the Christmas Baskets for needy families in our area. Bring the family out for good fun and good food!