WADDINGTON - The St. Lawrence River Walleye Association presents their annual Opening Day Derby on Saturdau from 6am-2pm at the boat launch at Whitaker Park in Waddington with the scales opening at noon. The entry fee is $50 per two-person team with an optional $20 per team big fish contest.
There will also be a $5 restocking fee for non SLRWA members. The new format for this year will be (3) fish 18-23 and (1) fish over 23. All fish over 23 must be able to be released; any dead fish will receive an 8 oz penalty. Any fish between 18 and 23 can be kept by the fishermen and do not need to be released.
This year our boundaries are from theOgdensburg-Prescott International Bridge to the top side of the Robert Moses Power Dam. The awards ceremony will be held at the JC River Run Bar & Grill at 3pm. The sign-up location is at the JC River Run Bar & Grilltonight from 6-7:30pm.
For a complete list of rules please visit www.stlawrenceriverwalleyeassociation.com or call Mike at 384-3450.