Maine B.A.S.S. Nation Hall of Fame

Dave Barnes Sr. - - - 2016

December 4, 2016- One of Maine's well known anglers, a man that has competed professionally well beyond the Maine State line as well as having done so much for the bass angling community was surprised by long time friend Charles Wilson who presented Mr Barnes with the Maine B.A.S.S. Nation Hall of Fame Plaque.

The plaque reads...David W. Barnes Sr. In recognition of over 39 years of dedicated service and leadership is the first inductee into the Maine B.A.S.S. Nation Hall of Fame.

Some of Dave's highlights over his career are: Master Maine Guide since 1977 (Central Maine Guide Service, Co-Author Maine Bassin 1984, 10 State Championship's, 29 State of Maine team member, 9 Federation Nationals Championship competition, and the Forest Wood Cup Qualifier. You can read more about Dave at

Dave Barnes Sr.