Northwoods Kids Fishing Derby
Calling youth 6-14 years old. Join us on Saturday, June 11, 2022, for our first ever Northwoods Kids Fishing Derby. The day is jam-packed with activities, including fishing, water ecology, skills training, and even art. The registration fee is $10.00/youth. Parents or a guardian must accompany the youth throughout the event. Registration is open. Youth Registration Form Event Flyer Volunteer Registration Form
We do have sponsorship opportunities available, including exclusive premier and trophy sponsor levels. Sponsorship Information
Our host site is Veterans on the Lake Resort located on the beautiful shores of Fall Lake, on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Veterans on the Lake Resort is a barrier-free facility, so all youth are welcome to attend. Curious about their facilities, visit their website or Facebook page.
Ely-Winton Rod & Gun Club
P.O. Box 41, Winton MN 55796
Connect with the club through their Facebook page
Thank you to the Ely-Winton Rod & Gun Club for their sponsorship! We were able to refund each youth's registration fee, provide t-shirts to youth and volunteers, bandanas for youth, and prizes for our fishing activity.
The Ely-Winton Rod & Gun Club promotes hunting and fishing for all.
Deep Diver Sponsors
Buzz Bait Sponsor
Thank you to the following businesses and individuals who have provided monetary and in-kind donations of at least $500.00 for the Northwoods Kids Fishing Derby:
Project Wet Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Twister Tail Sponsor
Thank you to the following businesses and individuals who have provided monetary and in-kind donations of at least $250.00 for the Northwoods Kids Fishing Derby:
Ely-Bloomenson Community Hospital (First Aid Station) Bob & Barb Larson Deb & Mike Coleman
Women Anglers of Minnesota Pengal's Basswood Trading Co.
Thank you to the following businesses and individuals who have provided monetary and in-kind donations for the Northwoods Kids Fishing Derby:
Ely Echo - Grand Ely Lodge - Ely Steakhouse - American Legion Auxillary Post 415 Barnum MN