Fishing Derbies 

Upcoming Open Water and Ice Fishing Derbies

Date(s) Sponsor/Contact Information Water/Town/Weigh-In
May 28-29, 2022 Sponsor: The Natural Resource Education Center at Moosehead

Contact: Sarah Lavigne


207-404-3663
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Chesuncook Lake, Ripogenus Lake, Caribou Lake/ T3 R12 WELS

Weigh-in: Forestry Building at boat launch

Total Cash Prize Amount: ---
June 4, 2022 Sponsor: Greater Grand Isle Homecoming Committee

Contact: Jeannot Damboise


207-316-4661
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Saint John River / Grand Isle

Weigh-in: Grand Isle in front of Town office US Rt. 1

Total Cash Prize Amount: $1800.00
June 11-12, 2022 Sponsor: Rangeley Guides & Sportsmen's Association

Contact: David Kretzing


207-864-4323
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Mooselookmeguntic Lake & Cupsuptic Lake / Rangeley & Oquossoc

Weigh-in: Tennis courts in Oquossoc

Total Cash Prize Amount: $5000.00
June 16 & 17, 2022 Sponsor: Associated General Contractors of Maine

Contact: Bill Laflamme


207-215-0211
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Long Lake, Sinclair; Cross Lake, Cross Lake Twp.; Square Lake, T16 R5 WELS

Weigh-in: Ling Lake Sporting Club

Total Cash Prize Amount: $950.00
June 18-19, 2022 Sponsor: Wallagrass Soldier Pond Revitalization Com.

Contact: Elaine Desjardins


207-834-5189
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Soldier Pond/ Wallagrass

Weigh-in: Soldier Pond Boat Launch near bridge

Total Cash Prize Amount: ---
June 25, 2022 Sponsor: Wiscasset Rod and Gun Club

Contact: Darrell Clark

***Children's Derby
207-442-8948
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
All Legal Waters

Weigh-in: Wiscasset Rod and Gun Club

Total Cash Prize Amount: ---
July 2-3, 2022 Sponsor: Muskies Inc. Ch. 77

Contact: Henry Obrey


207-717-4836
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Saint John River from the confluence of the St. Francis River to the US/Canada border in Hamlin / Fort Kent to Van Buren

Weigh-in: Grand Isle

Total Cash Prize Amount: $10,000.00 + or -
July 9, 2022 Sponsor: Island Falls Lakes Association

Contact: Jeff Wingate


207-319-0172
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Pleasant Pond, MATTAWAMKEAG RIVER (west branch), MATTAWAMKEAG LAKE / Island Falls and T4R3

Weigh-in: Snowmobile Club

Total Cash Prize Amount: ---
July 23, 2022 Sponsor: Town of Howland Events Committee

Contact: Priscilla Clark


207-447-7277
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Piscataquis River, Penobscot River / Howland

Weigh-in: Old Tannery Park Boat Landing Howland

Total Cash Prize Amount: ----
August 5, 2022 Sponsor: Chesuncook Village Association

Contact: John Moore II


207-717-0069
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Chesuncook Lake, Ripogenus Pond, Caribou Lake

Weigh-in: Graveyard Point, Chesuncook Village

Total Cash Prize Amount: --
August 28, 2022 Sponsor:

Contact: Kevin McKay


207-944-1691
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Penobscot River from Winn to Bangor

Weigh-in: This is a Catch, Photo and Release

Total Cash Prize Amount: ---
September 10-11, 2022 Sponsor: Sebago Lake Anglers Association

Contact: Robert Chapin


207-655-1028
Bodies of Water(s)/Town:
Sebago Lake / Casco

Weigh-in: Point Sebago Resort

Total Cash Prize Amount: ----