‘We have great ice!’
Big Fish Winter Derby Feb 28 & May 1st
February 23, 2015
Fishermen: Here’s an ice condition report hot off the press for the upcoming Big Fish Winter Derby on Fremont Lake this weekend. Kimberly said, "We have really nice ice! No overflow. No slushy spots. The ice is absolutely perfect right now."
At last report, ice was 10-12" thick on Fremont Lake. Temperatures dipped to -14 and below last night (Sunday, Feb. 22). Day and nighttime temperatures are forecast to stay in the single digits to 20s for the rest of the week. Everything is on track and looking to be great for the ice fishing derby this weekend.
Early registration will be on Thursday, February 26th from 4-7PM at the V.F.W. in Pinedale. Main registration will be on Friday, February 27th from 6-9PM at the Corral Bar & Grill in Pinedale, 30 W Pine Street. Entry fee is $20 for Boat Club members and $40 for non-members. Derby hours are from 7AM to 4PM on Saturday and 7AM to 2PM on Sunday. There is a mandatory check-in at Lakeside Lodge each morning at 6AM. No pets or passenger vehicles allowed on the ice.
Those coming up for the Derby can take advantage of special room rates at the Hampton Inn of $89/night, use group code P.B.C. (307-367-6700). Local motels
Click here for the 2015 derby flyer (PDF)
For more information contact Kimberly at 307-367-2524 or 307-231-4764 or go online to www.pinedaleonline.com/boatclub