Southwest Bass Adventure with Captain Rob

Bass Boat
3 Guests

About This Fishing Charter

Rob Vanderkooi's Bio:

Born in Southwest Minnesota, Rob moved to Arizona in 1985. One of the West Coast's most accomplished tournament anglers, Rob has spent years successfully competing full time on the Country's top level bass fishing tournament circuits. With many win's on both the local and regional level, Rob's biggest win came in 2002, when he finished First in the Bass Master Open held on Lake Mead, which was aired on ESPN2. 

Southwestern Bass Adventure:
Imagine flying across the glassy waters of a stunning desert reservoir in a tournament rigged ranger bass boat, arriving to your first spot as the sun peaks over the horizon in the distance, full of excitement you make your first cast.... View Details Your eyes wander away from your lure to soak in the moment....SPLASH! "Fish on!" yells your guide and the silence is broken as a trophy bass engulfs your lure! 

Our most popular excursion, the Southwestern Bass Adventure is the perfect combination of incredible scenery, great weather, and exciting rod bending action! Let the most experienced guides in the state show you a fishing adventure like you have never had before. Whether you are after the trophy fish of a lifetime, looking to learn a new technique, or just after a fun and exciting day on the water, the top notch guides at Arizona Fishing Guides are exciting to exceed your expectations. 

With so many great bass fisheries practically in our backyard, the Arizona Fishing Guides are excited to offer several unique locations for your southwestern bass fishing adventure. Thanks to the great variety of waters in the area, we are able to cater to anglers looking to catch numbers of fish, bigger fish, anglers looking for specific instruction, or those just looking to fish hottest lake going. 

We are excited to offer the finest fleet of boats and fishing equipment available on all of our bass fishing adventures. Our 21 foot tournament rigged Ranger Z-Series Bass Boats offer the perfect blend of comfort, performance, and fishability. All of our bass fishing trips are outfitted with G. Loomis and Daiwa rods, Shimano reels, and the hottest tackle strait off the tournament circuit. These trips are all-inclusive, also providing beverages, gas, lunch on full day fishing adventures, and of course the most experienced and skilled guides in the state. 

1/2 Day: $325 1 or 2 people Full day: $450 
3rd person extra: $50 
A $50 Gas Surcharge applies for trips to Roosevelt and Apache. 


  • Type: Bass Boat
  • Capacity: 3 People
  • Make Model: Z9 Patrick
  • Rental Minimum: 1 day
  • Cancellation: Full Refund 5 Days Prior


  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Single Engine

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From Arizona

Member Since Aug 2014

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