Fishing Derby In Estes Park June 7th
The 22nd Annual Estes Park Fishing Derby is coming to Lake Estes this Saturday, June 7, 2008 from 8:00 a.m.-12 noon.
Estes Valley Recreation and Park District, in conjunction with the Colorado Division of Wildlife, is sponsoring the fishing derby to benefit EVRPD youth programs.
The Fishing Derby is for all ages, prizes will be given for largest fish, in four age groups, 9 & under, 10-15, 16-59 and 60 & over, male and female in each age group.
Many prizes have been donated by local merchants.
Lake Estes has been recently stocked with fish from the Colorado Division of Wildlife.
The Fishing Derby will run from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m. at the Lake Estes Marina Store, 1770 Big Thompson Avenue, Highway 34. Registration fee is $4.00 on the day of the Derby.
Pre-registration is $3.00 For more information and for a registration form, contact the Lake Estes Marina, P.O. Box 1379-FD, Estes Park, CO 80517 or call 970-586-2011.
June 7-8 are free fishing days in the state of Colorado. No Colorado State fishing licenses are required for those two days. Also, the $5.00 day use fee for vehicles at Lake Estes will be waived on Derby Day.
Come on down to Lake Estes for a great day of fishing and fun!