Kids’ Fishing Derby
Saturday, June 4, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Our 28th annual Kid’s Fishing Derby will be held on Saturday, June 4th at Hurshtown Reservoir. The derby is open to all children age 16 or younger. An adult must accompany all contestants. Prizes will be awarded for the biggest fish caught in 4 age categories along with a Grand Prize Winner for biggest fish caught overall. Each participant may enter only one fish. The grand prize will go to the child that catches the biggest fish overall. Our on-site registration desk opens at 7:30 a.m. Fishing begins at 8:00 a.m. Weigh-in begins at 11:00 and the Awards Ceremony will be held at 12 noon. Contestants must be present to win. Contestants should dress for the weather and bring their own bait (worms, leeches, crayfish etc.), tackle and a bucket to hold the fish. This contest is catch and release only. Please call Karla at 260.427.6008 for more information. Admission to Hurshtown is $4 per car. The derby is FREE.
Enjoy some photos from previous events: