Registration is underway for the Boysen State Park Youth Fishing Derby, held in partnership with Lip Rippers and Shoshoni and Hot Springs recreation districts, July 20.
Open to kids 13 years of age and younger, participants can obtain a registration form from the Boysen State Park website found at http://wyoparks.state.wy.us. Kids can also register by calling the Shoshoni Recreation District at 307-876-2663. With their registration, participants get free entry into Boysen State Park, a free fishing pole and become eligible for a variety of door prizes such as fishing poles, tackle boxes, lures, sleeping bags and other items.
Participants can get their free fishing poles at Lip Rippers in Shoshoni or Boysen Lake Marina the morning of July 20. Kids can then fish during the day before meeting at Lip Rippers at 5 p.m. where prizes and awards will be presented. Refreshments will also be available.
For more information, please call Boysen State Park at 307-876-2796 or the Shoshoni Recreation District at 307-876-2663.