Catfish Contest Comes to Lake Hopatcong
Who will take home the most cash?
The following is from the Knee Deep Club.
The Knee Deep Club will hold its annual Lake Hopatcong Catfish Derby the weekend of August 11 and 12, 2012. The contest will begin at 6:00 PM on Saturday August 11, 2012 and conclude at 12:00 Noon on Sunday, August 12, 2012. The entry fee for club members is $20.00 and non-members $25.00 ($20.00 entry + $5.00 non-member fee). No one will be allowed to entry after 7:00 PM on Saturday August 11, 2012. Please see official entry form for contest details. Entry forms are available at: Dows Boat Rental – Nolan’s Point, Lake’s End Marina – Landing, or online at the Knee Deep Club web site. For additional information call 973-663-3826.
Cash prizes will be based on a 80% payout of entry fees for the three (3) heaviest catfish weighed in for the contest. The anglers catching the 4th, 5th and 6th heaviest catfish will each receive a $20.00 gift certificate to the Windlass Restaurant, Lake Hopatcong.
Did you Know
- The current Knee Deep Club record for catfish is 20 lb. 1 oz.
- The 2011 Catfish Derby contest was won with a weight of 5 lb. 10 oz.
- The Knee Deep Club web site is www.kneedeepclub.org and is full of information about the club and fishing Hopatcong – bring it up and check us out.
The Knee Deep club trusts you enjoy the excellent fishing Lake Hopatcong has to offer.