2018 Trout Fishing Tournament
Thanks to all of our anglers, park rangers, sponsors and everyone who pitched in to make the 2018 trout fishing tournament a big success!
We reached full registration capacity with 50 two-person teams competing on Saturday, May 12, 2018. It was the best fishing we have seen in the history of our tournament with more than 45 trout weighed in.
Cash prizes were awarded for first, second and third place, with prize amounts based on total registration fees. In 2018, first place was a 2.22-pound rainbow trout with a $1,350 prize. Second place was a 2.12-pound beautiful brown trout taking home $900. Third place was a 1.70-pound rainbow trout taking home $450. Participants were also awarded products from Sportsman’s Warehouse and Discount Fishing Tackle.
2019 Trout Fishing Tournament
Cast your line and reel in the big one in at the Bear Creek Lake Park trout fishing tournament in 2019! The target fish for this event will be rainbow or brown trout, and the winner will be determined by weight. This is a two-person team tournament that will take place on Bear Creek Reservoir with 25 team slots available for watercraft and 25 team slots available for shore fishermen. Fishing licenses are required and all boats undergo a mandatory boat inspection. Boats must arrive with a valid green seal the day of the tournament.
Stay tuned for the 2019 tournament date to be announced!
Bear Creek Reservoir at Bear Creek Lake Park
15600 W. Morrison Road
Lakewood, CO 80465
Check-in begins at 5:30 a.m.
Tournament begins at 6:30 a.m.
Tournament ends at 2 p.m.
Registration will open in 2019. Cost is $60 per team (includes $10 park entry fee).