Shoshoni, WY - The second annual Youth Fishing Derby is scheduled for July 12 at Boysen Reservoir. The derby will be for youth participants 13 years of age and under. After registering, children can pick up free fishing poles at Boysen Lake Marina, 120 Boysen Dr. or Lip Rippers 307-876-2345, Hwy 789 1/2 m N of Shoshoni starting at 6 a.m. The fishing boundaries are Boysen Reservoir and the Wind River from the dam to the tunnels.
Children can fish during the day and the awards and prizes will be given out at Boysen Marina at 5 p.m. Prizes may include fishing poles, tackle boxes, lures, lights, sleeping bags, and anything to do with outdoor recreation. Enjoy food and drinks at this awards ceremony.
The Shoshoni Recreation District and Boysen State Park are working together on the participant registration for the event. 307-876-2796, For more registration information: http://wyoparks.state.wy.us
Shoshoni Chamber of Commerce: 307-876-2775, 307-840-0209