Some of the best fishing in all of Colorado can be found in Grand County. And there is no better time to take advantage of it than on the ice during the Grand Lake Ice Fishing Contest.
Organization: Grand Lake Chamber of Commerce
Dates: 03/02/2013 - 03/03/2013 update info
Time: 8:00:00 AM - 6:00:00 PM
Event Cost: $35
Venue: Grand Lake Boat Ramp in Grand Lake,CO
Contact: Grand Lake Chamber of Commerce
Phone: (970) 627-3402
Surrounded by Shadow Mountain Lake, Grand Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park, and Arapaho National Recreation Area, the village of Grand Lake offers a varied combination of mountain and water pleasures. And one of these is Grand Lake's Spring Fishing Festival.
Time: 07:00 AM
Location: 900 GRAND AVE, GRAND LAKE CO 80447
- Typically held in March
- The lake is best known as the largest natural lake in Colorado
- Grand Lake provides anglers with kokonee salmon and rainbow, brown, brook and cutthroat trout
Overview: Everyday is a good day to fish on Grand Lake. But an especially good day is during the Grand Lake Ice Fishing Contest each March. With catch and release contests for lake, brown and rainbow trout, live music, family fun events and contests this is an an ice anglers dream.
Where: Grand Lake, just outside the town of Grand Lake, CO
When: Typically held the first week of March
Cost: Entry fees vary by participant and team
Details: This 2 day celebration offers a catch and release contest in 3 categories: Lake Brown and Rainbow Trout. It also offers faily events and contests, a welcome party, live music, festival dinner and raffle drawings.
Grand Lake offers exceptional opportunities for water sports and recreation. The lake is best known as the largest natural lake in Colorado, but it is also gaining recognition for its healthy and diverse fish inhabitants. Grand Lake provides anglers with kokonee salmon and rainbow, brown, brook and cutthroat trout.
Call the Grand Lake Chamber (970.627.3402) or Rocky Mountain Outfitter (970.798.8021) directly.