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BV County Conservation Fishing Derby Set for Early June

May 23, 2022 12:34pm

Buena Vista County Conservation's annual fishing derby will be held on Saturday, June 4th at Gustafson Lake/Gabrielson Park.

There will an age division for six through ten year-olds, and also an 11 to 15 age division. First and second place prizes will be awarded for both age divisions for the heaviest single fish, and for the heaviest stringer of three fish caught on the day of the event.

The fishing contest on June 4th will be from 9 to 11am. Participants should arrive before 9am to sign in. Those that are six to ten years old must be accompanied by an adult.

RSVP's are required by Friday, June 3rd at 4pm. Contact the BV County Conservation office to get registered by calling 712-295-7985, or email naturalist@bvcountyparks.com.