Northwoods Kids Fishing Derby

Boy fishingCalling 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.  

We are excited to partner with a number of great organizations including Project WET, Fishing in the Neighborhood, and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

 

Trophy Sponsor

Jigging Spoon Sponsors

Veterans on the Lake Resort

  • 161 Fernberg Road
  • 218-365-6900

A resort that provides a barrier-free setting for a memorable outdoor recreation experience for...

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

Bobber Club

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