2018 Maine Open Water & Ice Fishing Derbies

Prepare for the 2018 Fishing Season!

The dates are rolling in and it’s time to start making plans to catch some fish and win some cash!  The highest cash prize amount so far is $16,000 and the season hasn’t even started!  There are still a few bass fishing tournaments left for the 2017 season, check them out here.

Below is the most current list of fishing derbies in order by date.  This list is updated often so check back regularly for new dates.

Remaining 2017 Fishing Derbies

DECEMBER

December 30, 2017

Sponsor: Sebago Center Community Church
Contact: Tom Clow, 32 Clow’s Climb Way, Sebago, ME 04029  603-320-0908
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Perley Pond, Sebago
Weigh-in: Boat Launch Area
Total Cash Prize Amount: $250

2018 Fishing Derbies

JANUARY

January 20, 2018

Sponsor: Sebasticook Valley Chamber
Contact: Nicole Robinson, Palmyra, ME 04965  207-368-4698 Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Indian Pond (Hartland) Great Moose Lake (Saint Albans), Wassookeag Lake (Dexter)
Weigh-in: TBA
Total Cash Prize Amount: TBA

Sponsor: 8th Annual House in the Woods
Contact: Judy Manzo, 9 Dow Pines Road, Great Pond, ME 04408  207-584-2000
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Great Pond, Great Pond
Weigh-in: Recreation Center
Total Cash Prize Amount: N/A

January 27, 2018

Sponsor: York County Fish and Game
Contact: Marc Gilbert, 11 Indian Ridge Road, Biddeford, ME 04005  207-423-5177
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Round Pond (Lyman)
Weigh-in: Center of Pond
Total Cash Prize Amount: TB

Sponsor: Black Bear Rod & Gun Club
Contact: Paul Bernier, 357 US Route 1, Frenchville ME 04745  207-543-6332
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Long Lake (St Agatha), Eagle Lake, Saint Froid Lake, Square Lake, Cross Lake, Glazier Lake, Beau Lake, Saint John River, Portage Lake, Carr Pond
Weigh-in: Long Lake Sporting Club, Sinclair, Maine
Total Cash Prize Amount: $16,000

Sponsor: Horne Pond IF Derby
Contact: Peter Malia, 35 Emery Road, Standish, ME 04084  207-572-5685
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Pequawket Lake, Limington
Weigh-in: Camp Mo Yo Da Yo
Total Cash Prize Amount: $3000

FEBRUARY

February 3, 2018

Sponsor: Oak Hill Boosters Club
Contact: Joe Hinkley, 11 Dennis Hill Road, Litchfield ME 04350  207-740-5967
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Sabattus Pond in Sabattus/Wales/Greene
Weigh-in: Sanborn Farm Field
Total Cash Prize Amount: $8000

February 4, 2018

Sponsor: American Legion Post 55
Contact: Michael Ward, 15 Cottage Road, Limerick, ME 04048  207-608-5837
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Holland (Sokosis Pond), Limerick
Weigh-in: Boat Launch
Total Cash Prize Amount: 50% of entry fees

February 17, 2018

Sponsor: Hartland Volunteer Fire Department
Contact: Marsha Higgins, 177 School Road, Charleston, ME 04422  207-285-0722
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Morrill Pond, Indian Pond(Big), Moose Pond( Great Moose Pond), Hartland & Saint Albans
Weigh-in: Hartland Fire Station
Total Cash Prize Amount: $240

Sponsor: Milo Fire Department
Contact: Leon Brown, 32 Knapp Avenue, Milo ME 04463  207-943-6055
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Schoodic Lake (Lake View Plt), Seboeis Lake (T4 R9 NWP), Ebeemee Lake (Brownville), Boyd Lake (Orneville)
Weigh-in: Knights Landing, Lake View Village, Milo Fire Station
Total Cash Prize Amount: $3775

February 18, 2018

Sponsor: Spectrum Generations
Contact:  207-873-4745
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  All Legal Waters – Statewide
Weigh-in: 39 Gold St, Waterville, Maine
Total Cash Prize Amount: TBA

Sponsor: Milo Fire Department
Contact: Leon Brown, 32 Knapp Avenue, Milo ME 04463  207-943-6055
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Schoodic Lake (Lake View Plt), Seboeis Lake (T4 R9 NWP), Ebeemee Lake (Brownville), Boyd Lake (Orneville)
Weigh-in: Knights Landing, Lake View Village, Milo Fire Station
Total Cash Prize Amount: $3775

MARCH

March 3, 2018

Sponsor: Little Tim’s Annual Ice Fishing Derby
Contact: Cherri Crockett  207-357-3469
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:  Worthley Pond, Peru
Weigh-in: Main Beach
Total Cash Prize Amount: $1600

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Angela Quintal-Snowman
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Angela Quintal-Snowman

Adventurer at Untamed Mainer
Angela enjoys exploring the many beautiful and unique natural places in Maine and sharing her outdoor experiences with others.When not out exploring Maine woods, trails, mountains and waterways Angela can be found plotting and planning her next adventure or buying another backpack.(Because you can never have too many).
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