The Wild West Winter Carnival, featuring an ice fishing derby and poker run, will be held at Boysen State Park, Jan. 24-26, 2014.
Registration for the Ice Fishing Derby – which includes trout, ling, catfish, walleye and perch – is $10 per person with 100 percent of the registration to be paid back in prizes.
Fishing begins at 8 a.m. on Jan. 24 and ends at 1 p.m. on Jan. 26. Wyoming Game and Fish Rules and Regulations apply.
Weigh-in begins after 8 a.m. on Jan. 24 and ends no later than 1 p.m. on Jan. 26. Weigh-in stations will be positioned at Lip Rippers Bait Shop and B & K Shoreline Stop. Only one weigh-in per fish, and earliest weigh-in will determine winner, if the fish are same weight. Culling is prohibited.
Awards will be presented at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 26 at B & K Shoreline Stop.
The Poker Run will be held Jan. 25, 2014. Cards will be available for pick up between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. with awards at 2 p.m. It begins and ends at B & K Shoreline Stop and is sponsored by CR Construction and Fast Lane.
Sponsors of the event are Nicks Welding, B & K Shoreline Stop, Lip Rippers Bait Shop, Ameri-Gas, Boysen Lake Marina, Encana, Central Bank & Trust, Boysen State Park, Coca Cola, North Platte Walleye Unlimited, Inberg Miller and Sportsman’s Warehouse.
For more information, please contact Kathy Kenyon at 307-259-7486.
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