Ice Fishing Tournament - friendsofeaglenestlake.org
January 28, 2023
Ice Fishing is now open on Eagle Nest Lake for foot traffic only. If weather conditions hold, the Ice Fishing Tournament will be held on January 28.
ICE FISHING TOURNAMENT INFORMATION - JANUARY 28:
REGISTRATION: 6 a.m. - 11 a.m.
WHERE: Eagle Nest Lake State Park Visitor Center
END OF TOURNAMENT: You must be in line with your fish to be measured by 2 p.m.
Four Categories: 1. Trout/Salmon 2. Perch 3. Pike 4. Creel (Points for total fish in this category based on entry into one more of the species categories.) $10 fee for each category entered. (To enter the Creel category, at least one of the species categories must also be entered.) No Refunds!
Contestants may begin fishing for Tournament eligible fish any time after registering. New Mexico Game and Fish and State Park Regulations will be enforced!
Prizes will be awarded for "Biggest Fish" in categories 1, 2, & 3. Each contestant will be limited to entering one fish in each of the categories. The total length of the fish will be measured. In case of a tie in length, the girth will be measured to determine the winner. If a tie still exists, the prize will be shared by the winners. Creel winner is based on points for total fish caught in registered species categories.
Cash Prizes will consist of 75% of the registration fees collected for each category.
1st Place - 40% of the cash prize
2nd Place - 30% of the cash prize
3rd Place - 20% of the cash prize
4th Place - 10% of the cash prize
Eagle Nest Lake State Park Visitor Center, 42 Marina Way, Eagle Nest, NM
The Ice Fishing Tournament at Eagle Nest Lake State Park is hosted by FRIENDS.