Annual Junior Open Fishing Tournament

Date(s) - Saturday June 17, 2023 - Sunday June 18, 2023
6:00 am - 1:00 pm

Elephant Butte Lake State Park, Highway 195, Elephant Butte

Contact: Darrell Arthur or Mike Kmatz
Elephant Butte Bass Anglers

Sponsored by the Elephant Butte Bass Anglers.

Registration is on Friday from 3-6pm. Kids must have access to a boat or kayak and pay an entry fee of $15 per angler; the fee guarantees every participant a t-shirt, drinks, prizes, and lunch on Saturday.

A limit of 5 New Mexico game fish are accepted at weigh-in on Saturday. An awards party is held Sunday. Trophies are awarded in 3 categories (5 yrs through 4th grade; 5th grade through 8th grade; and 9th-12th grades) for categories including biggest and smallest fish.

Fishing is on Elephant Butte Lake from 6am-noon Saturday and Sunday.

Cost: $15 per angler
Annual Junior Open Fishing Tournament
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