Family Fishing Weekend


2019 Fishing Weekend Sponsors and Donors
Thanks to Our Many Sponsors and Donors

The results are in for the 9th Annual Kids Learn to Fish and Father’s Day Fishing Derby Weekend. The weather was great, the classes were once again full and a lot of fishing was good. We can’t say enough about the effort that Tammi and her volunteers put into this event year-after-year.

See who the volunteers were and be sure to say thanks when you see them.

Kids

1st Prize – Tandyn Hunt Pike 4lbs 3oz  25″
2nd Prize – Hailey Hamm Pike 4lb 1oz  25.5″
3rd Prize – Shayl Salmona Pike 3lbs 6oz  25 3/4″
4th Prize – Josilin Campbell Pike 3lbs 1oz  24″

Adults

1st Prize – Terry Bates Pike 4lbs 14oz  28″
2nd Prize – Kehlan Huhn Pike 4lbs 5oz  26.5″
3rd Prize – Trenton Mason Pike 3lbs 6oz  24.5″

Terry Bates is also the overall winner who will receive six custom Len Thompson lures with his name, date and size of his fish as a donation from Lent Thompson Lures.

Kids learn to fish and the fishing derby weekend was finally greeted with two blue-sky days after years of not so great weather. There were two full classes of kids learning to fish and a lake full of anglers enjoying the great weather.

KIDS PRIZES

1st Prize

 Tyler Laminski – 4lbs 1oz  Pike

2nd Prize

       Gage Marquardt – 3lbs 13oz  Pike

3rd Prize

       Trevor Laminski – 3lbs 5oz  Pike

4th Prize

      Evan Cardinal – 3lbs 2oz  Pike

ADULT PRIZES

1st Prize 

      Ashley Saunders – 4lbs 9oz  Pike

2nd Prize

       Jeanette Ferrara – 4lbs 4oz  Pike

3rd Prize

       Todd Laminski – 3lbs 14oz  Pike
 
The overall winner that will get the 6 custom Len Thompson lures is Ashley Saunders. One of her custom lures will go on our trophy at Backcountry and the other 5 will be hers to keep.

Thanks to Tammi Drapeau and all the volunteers and sponsors without whom these events would not be possible. Mike Lahaye’s name was left off the sponsors banner, but needs to be acknowledged for his ongoing support of these events.

Family Fishing Sponsors 2018 Banner

Family-Fishing-Weekend-Poster

Please consider supporting this fantastic weekend of fishing fun by volunteering or by donating. If you can help out, contact Tammi at Backcountry (contact details on the poster).

Last year’s events.