Rod and Gun Club hosts Fishing Derby Jan. 25
CHAZY — Once again, the Chazy Rod and Gun Club will be sponsoring its annual Cabin Fever Ice Fishing Derby Jan. 25.
Cash prizes (one prize per person) will be awarded for the top-three northern pike by weight. First is $100, second $75 and third $50.
All New York Department of Environmental Conservation rules apply and fish must be taken from Lake Champlain. A bonus prize of $25 will be awarded for the largest (by weight) yellow perch. The fish must be weighed by the angler who caught it.
The entry fee is $20 per person and $15 for participants under the age of 16 and older than 65 years old. A special price of $35 includes both entry fee and R&G membership for 2014.
A dinner will be served at the Weathercock Bar for $5. Those interested can register at the Weathercock on Route 9 in Chazy by Jan. 25.
The weight station is open from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Weathercock with awards to follow shortly after 5 p.m. Call 846-7990 for details.