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Father’s Day Weekend Fishing Derby in Independence

Dehy Park Independence, CA

Don't miss the annual Independence Fishing Derby in Independence, CA, in the beautiful Eastern Sierra! Fish the creeks and sand traps in and around Independence. Register and weigh fish any time between 10:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. at Dehy Park. Awards start at 4:00 p.m. Prizes, Silent Auction, and live music by Coale Johnson at the weigh-in ...This is a FREE family and kid-friendly, blind bogey event — food will be available for purchase at Dehy Park beginning at 11:30 a.m. For more information, contact 760-614-0044.


Trout Fest 2019

Hot Creek Hatchery 121 Hot Creek Hatchery Road, Mammoth Lakes, CA

Touch a Fish - Taste a Fish - Feed a Fish - Catch a Fish Learn to tie, learn to cast, learn to clean, learn to cook All activities are free, all gear is provided.  Fishing for 15 years and under only.

Big Pine Trout Derby

Big Pine American Legion Bishop, CA

50/50 Raffle.....$600 Blind Bogey... prizes for largest fish...largest limit (5 fish)...tagged and juniors categories.  No fishing license required.  Free fishing day. Day of the Derby signup 6:30am-10:00am Country Kitchen, Big Pine.  Early signups available at Country Kitchen.  Special drawing for early bird entries.

32nd Annual Kids Fishing Festival

Bishop, CA

Snowcreek Resort Ponds on Old Mammoth Road. FREE for kids 14 and under.  Fishing Rods, Reels and Tackle Provided...or bring your own.  Educational activities.  Catch huge trout.  For information on lodging contact or or Call (760)937-2942 or


Tuesday Fish Talks

Bishop, CA

Sierra Bright Dot Fly Fishing Guide Service is hosting Tuesday Talks with Fred at Mahogany Smoked Meats every Tuesday from 9:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. This is an opportunity to chat with Fred Rowe of Sierra Bright Dot about any Eastern Sierra fly fishing opportunities, fly fishing techniques, or fly tying patterns.

Trout Rodeo

Bishop, CA

Welcome to the first ever Trout Rodeo in Bishop, California on February 26, 2022! This catch and release tournament is a challenge to ALL anglers to see who comes out on top. The event is open to fly and conventional anglers and we have made it easy to be a part of it!  Cost Individuals - 25.00 per person.  Teams - There is an additional fee (20.00) if you want to compete in the team category and there will be separate prizes for each team member. To compete as a team, you must designate a Team Leader as all participants need […]


Youth Fly Fishing Camp

Bishop City Park 700 N. Main Street, Bishop, CA

Children ages 6-12 will learn the fundamentals of casting, tying flies, boat safety and fishing safety by our local Fishing Guides.  They will take this experience and grow as they experience bug life and how it effects your fishing success and see fish stocking in action.  There are only 20 spaces available for each day of this camp. The camp will take place on Saturday April 30, 2022 and Sunday May 1, 2022 for $20 a day per child. Due to availability, please only enroll your child for one day. Only 20 children will be taken each day, water and […]


“Preserving the Catch” Workshop

Crowley Lake Community Center 482 South Landing Road, #474, Mammoth Lakes, CA

Learn how to maximize your catch by pressure canning, dehydrating and freezing your fish and enjoy them all year. Presented by UCCE Master Food Preservers of Inyo and Mono Counties. Reservations required - click here.