Fishing DerbyFishing Derby
Event Location Name:
Lake Estes Marina
Event Location Street Address:
1770 Big Thompson Ave
Event Beginning time(s):
Registration starts at 6:30 am; event at 8 am
The 27th Annual Fishing Derby is held at Lake Estes. The day prior to the event,it is stocked mostly with rainbow trout by the Colorado Division of Wildlife. Don Fitch actually caught a 2 lb. 2 oz, 18 1/2" brown trout native to Lake Estes.
The Fishing Derby is for fishermen of all ages and is attended by approximately 250 – 300 people each year.
There will be a contest for “largest fish” in men's and women's categories in four age groups with prizes donated by Estes Park merchants. Categories are: ages 9 years and under; 10–15 years; 16–59 years, and 60 years and over. A grand prize will be awarded for the biggest catch overall.
The Estes Valley Recreation and Park District (EVRPD) in conjunction with the CDOW sponsors the event to benefit EVRPD youth athletic programs.
$4 day of; $3 pre-registration
Get Tickets at:
Lake Estes Marina, 1770 Big Thompson Ave
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ESTIMATED DUE TO EVENT
Event's Level of Impact on Hotel Rates: Low - Small rate increases and availability compression