Events

Burbot Derby, Family Fishing Derby

Burbot Derby

The annual Burbot Derby is held the first weekend in April every year and runs from the Friday to the Sunday. Over $12,000 in prizes , in several catagories: largest daily, smallest daily, largest overall, youth, and womens events to name a few.

In 1994 the World Record Burbot was caught on Lake Athapapuskow during this tournament by Vaughn Kshwyiecki, the fish weighed 22 pounds and 8 ounces. Mr. Kshwyiecki passed away in March of 1998 and the annual Burbot Derby has been re-named to the Vaughn Kshwyiecki Memorial Burbot Derby.
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Family Fishing Derby

The Annual Family Fishing Derby is held in conjuction with the Provincial Family Fishing Weekend in June. Prizes in the derby are approxamately $500. The derby is co-sponsored by Ducks Unlimited and is an entertaining and educational day for the children and the parents alike. The children learn about wetland game birds, build bird houses, enjoy a day of fishing, are treated to lunch, given a membership to Greenwings and a number of give-aways. Bring your child and have a great day with them.....

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