2017 Orleans County Tournaments & Derbies
Lake Ontario Counties (LOC) Spring Trout and Salmon Derby May 5-14, 2017-1st of 3 LOC Derbies offering over $30,000 in cash and prizes with a grand prize of $15,000 for the largest overall Salmon caught. For more information call 888-733-5246 or visit their website at www.loc.org.
9th Condor Memorial Derby June 9, 2017- This popular event serves as a practice day for the new Oak Orchard Open event and is also the 1st event for the King of the Oak Derby series. For more information contact Bob Songin @ 585-621-7878 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
5th Annual Oak Orchard Open Tournament June 10 & 11, 2017- After a very successful and improved 4th year of this event which introduced a new format with 5 Salmon and 5 Trout making up the legal catch, and no communications, this year should be even better. For more information contact Rick Hajecki at (585-704-7996)/ email@example.com or Bob Songin at (585-704-5829)/ firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lake Ontario Counties (LOC) Summer Trout and Salmon Derby June 30- July 30, 2017-Grand prize will be $12,500 for the biggest Salmon. Information can be found at www.loc.org or by calling 888-733-5246.
Glenwood Lake Carp Derby June TBA, 2017-Prizes for most and biggest Carp caught. Profits go to local food banks. For information call Doug Albone at 585-798-0820 or 585-332-9844.
New York’s Free Fishing Days June 24-25, 2017- Although no fishing license is required (resident or non-resident) all fishing regulations must be observed. What a great way to introduce the whole family to the relaxing sport of fishing.
26th Annual Erie Canal Fishing Derby July 5-16, 2017- Great fishing abounds on the Erie Canal. Eligible waters are the Erie Canal from the Niagara River to the Route 98 Bridge, located in the heart of Albion. More than $8,000 in prizes is available. For more information check out their website at www.eriecanalderby.com.
4th Annual King of the Oak Tournament July 22, 2017- this is the second leg of the 4 part series to crown the King of the Oak. For more information contact Paul Czarnecki at (716-309-0085)/ email@example.com or Rick Hajecki at (585-704-7996)/ firstname.lastname@example.org.
4th Annual King of the Oak Tournament August 19, 2016- This is the third leg of the 4 part series to crown the King of the Oak. For more information contact Paul Czarnecki at (716-309-0085)/ email@example.com or Rick Hajecki at (585-704-7996)/ firstname.lastname@example.org.
Orleans County Rotary Derby August 5-20, 2017- This long time favorite offers a $4,000 Grand Prize and over $10,000 in cash and prizes. Lake Ontario waters from the Niagara River to the Genesee River are the eligible waters for this Trout and Salmon Derby. For more information call 585-589-9881. www.orleanscountyfishingderby.com
Lake Ontario Counties (LOC) Fall Trout and Salmon Derby August 18- September 4, 2017- The $25,000 Grand Prize is part of the over $50,000 in cash that will be offered for this event. Go to www.loc.org or call 888-733-5246 for more details for this great event.
40th Annual Greater Niagara Fish Odyssey August 19-27, 2017- Eligible waters include those within Orleans, Niagara and Erie Counties as well as those portions of Lake Erie and Ontario, Categories include Salmon, Rainbow/Brown trout, Lake trout, Smallmouth bass, Carp and Walleye. All have a chance to win the Grand Prize. For more information call 877-FALLSUS or visit www.fishodyssey.net.
4th Annual King of the Oak Tournament September 3, 2017- This is the fourth and final leg of the 4 part series to crown the King of the Oak. For more information please contact Paul Czarnecki at (716-309-0085)/ email@example.com or Rick Hajecki at (585-704-7996)/ firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Mary’s Archer’s Club Catch and Release Tournament October 18-20, 2017- For fishermen of all ages this great event features fantastic tributary fishing on the World Famous Oak Orchard River by the St. Mary’s Archer’s Club. Entry fee includes parking and meals. For more information please contact John Denniston at 585-682-3067.