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26th Annual Ice Fishing Derby Set For Feb. 3

The “Cabin Fever-Let’s Go Fishing”

The Glasgow Area Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture will hold the 26th Annual Ice Fishing Derby on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2024. The Derby will be held at the Fishing Access Site-The Dredge Cuts Trout Pond located on Highway 117. Registration is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fishing is from noon to 3 p.m.

The entry fee is $50 per hole or three holes for $100. Cash and prizes will be awarded at 4 p.m. at the Gateway Club. There are over 150 holes pre-drilled for the anglers.

First place is guaranteed for $2,000. The first and largest fish of walleye, northern pike, yellow perch, carp, sucker, burbot, lake trout or bass weighing in wins. You must have a current Montana fishing license to participate.

A YETTI cooler will be raffled off and will be drawn for at the Gateway Club. Hot cocoa, coffee, hot dogs and bratwursts, onions and kraut will be for sale during the Derby. The ladies will also be holding the 50/50 drawing.

The tournament is sponsored by Agland Coop, Bank of Glasgow, Coca-Cola, Cottonwood Inn, D&G, Edward Jones, Ezzie’s Wholesale, Opportunity Bank, Glasgow Auto Sales, Hi Line Ford, Interstate Engineering, Independence Bank, JR’s Party Store, KLTZ/Mix 93, Lakeridge Lodge & Bait Shop, Farm Bureau Insurance-Shane Gibson, Nemont, Nemont Beverage Corporation, Northern Prairie Auto Sales, Prairie Travelers, Reynolds, Scottie Express Wash, T&R Trucking, The Gateway, Thompson & Sons and the Fort Peck Marina.

Entry forms are available at the Glasgow Chamber office, 406-228-2222 or online at

Bring the kids, sleds, skates, and bait for a fun Ice Day at Fort Peck Lake, Mont. Join us for an afternoon of fishing and fun.


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