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Box 85
Big River, SK  S0J 0E0
Big River Location: On Cowan Lake; off the end of Main St in Big River (on Hwy 55).
An 800-hole fishing derby on Cowan Lake from 12 noon - 3 p.m. Registration and pancake breakfast 8 a.m. $10,000 first prize for the largest fish, prizes for biggest perch and walleye; hidden weight prize. Ten tagged fish, prize for first fish caught. Prizes totalling $20,000 with additional bonus prizes added each year.


Nearby Attractions

Visit Ski Timber Ridge, only 4km from Big River. 140km NW of Prince Albert.

Rates & Hours of Operation

  • Rate details : $50/per hole entry fee. Second hole only $20.

Sports & Recreation Events

  • Fishing

Event Scope

  • Annual
  • Community
  • Provincial
  • Interprovincial