Reel in Big Prizes at the Nipawin Great Northern Pike Festival
June 19 - September 30, 2011
For 42 years, Nipawin's Great Northern Pike Festival has been attracting anglers from across Canada and the U.S. to Tobin and Codette Lakes.
Within these lakes, 40 northern pike have been tagged with prize information, and for an entry fee of only $5.00, anglers have an opportunity to win prizes from a cash and merchandise pool worth over $110,500. Here is a breakdown of the prizes to be won:
This year's festival runs from June 19 - September 30, 2011. Nipawin Great Northern Pike Festival entries can be purchased from local businesses, accommodations, and outfitters. For more information visit www.nipawinpikefestival.com.
Bottom image courtesy of Calvin Fehr.