The annual Kids Fishing Derby sponsored by White Mountain Apache Game & Fish Department will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 2, at Bog Tank on the Fort Apache Indian Reservation. Bog Tank is 12 miles east of Hondah on Arizona state route 260. This is a family event, drug and alcohol free.
The derby is for all kids 14 and younger. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and ends at 11:30 a.m.
Bog Tank will be stocked with trout just for this event. Small fishing tanks with supplied fishing poles and bait will be available for kids 2-6 years old. Free food and drinks will be provided. Prizes will be awarded for “largest” fish caught to a boy and girl in different age categories, 15 years and older can help the kids, but cannot fish. Don’t forget to bring your fishing pole and bait.
For more information, call 928-338-4385.