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King George Fishing Derby

Warren County , Adirondacks | Outdoors

King George Fishing Derby

Grab your gear and head for the lake! The 4th annual King George Fishing Derby is a weekend of competitive and family fishing on Lake George. Both those new to fishing and dedicated anglers will enjoy a weekend of great competition and crazy fun at the Derby.

Over $15,000 in prizes will be awarded to both adult and junior divisions, with juniors being anglers younger than 16 years old. The heaviest fish in each category will win prizes.

Scroll down for an in-depth schedule and details on the King George Fishing Derby!

The adult division will compete for lake trout (min. 27"), landlocked salmon (min. 20"), large mouth bass (min. 16") and smallmouth bass (min. 16")

The junior division will compete for lake trout (min. 23"), large mouth bass (min. 12"), and smallmouth bass (min. 12"). The junior division will not compete for landlocked salmon.

Both adult division and junior division anglers will compete for prizes: 1st Place - $2000 (Adult Division)/Merchandise and gift cards (Junior Division). 2nd Place - $1000 (Adult Division)/Merchandise and gift cards (Junior Division). 3rd Place - $500 (Adult Division)/Merchandise and gift cards (Junior Division). 4th Place - $250 (Adult Division)/Merchandise and gift cards (Junior Division). 5th Place - Merchandise and gift cards (Junior Division). Weigh-in stations will be at these three locations: Lake George Village Public Docks Rogers Memorial Park in Bolton Landing Hague Town Park Public Docks The Derby benefits the S. A. V. E. Partnership (Stop Aquatic Invasives from Entering Lake George). There will be live music, food, beverages, and door prizes at the closing ceremonies.

Anglers can register online or in-person at Fish 307 in Lake George until September 14th. Final registration will be accepted on September 14th from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at American Legion Post 374 in Lake George.

 


Event Details

    Sept. 14, 2018 - Sept. 16, 2018
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM