Fishing Opener and Monster Trout Contest 2018

Apr 28 2018 - 5:15am to 8:45pm

  The 2018 Fishing Season opens on April 28.

The opener of Fishing Season on the last weekend of April  has been celebrated for many decades in the Eastern Sierra, and the loop lakes are historically among the favorite waters for fishermen and women to wet their lines for the first time of the year.

"Merry Fish-mas!"


...and once again we will be hosting the annual Monster Trout Contest at Ernies Tackle Shop.

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Prizes will be awarded on the following Categories:

  • Biggest Trout from Each Lake
  • Biggest Trout from a Loop Stream
  • Biggest Rainbow
  • Biggest Cutthroat
  • Biggest Brown Trout
  • Heaviest Weight Limit
  • Biggest Fish Caught by a Local
  • Biggest Fish Caught by a Lady
  • Biggest Fish Caught by a Child

RULES:  All catches must be caught in a creek or lake within the June Lake Loop, and weighed and tagged at one of the Loop Marinas or at Ernie's Tackle, before 7:00PM on Saturday.  The winners are announced in front of Ernie's at 7:30 PM.  For more information please call Ernies Tackle and Ski Shop at 760 648-7756.