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Catfish DerbyHeld annually for over thirty years, the Clearlake Oaks - Glenhaven Catfish Derby is the largest catfish tournament west of the Mississippi. Each May hundreds of of eager fishermen and women visit Clear Lake for a chance to land the BIG ONE and win one of many prizes.

The tournament features:  separate divisions for adults and children; food and entertainment; a $4,000 prize cash for the largest fish caught in the adult division; an Apple iPad for the largest fish in the children's division; over $10,000 total in cash and merchandise prizes.

The 2015 Catfish Derby will be held May 15th, 16th, and 17th



Registration begins on Thursday of Derby week at 12:00 noon at  Derby Headquarters at the Clearlake Oaks fire station, 12655 E. Highway 20.


Attention Derby Entrants: If fishing from a boat, your vessel MUST have a current quagga mussel inspection sticker to compete in this year's derby.  More information at http://www.clearlakeoaks.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=156&Itemid=2.


Download derby flyer here 

Come join us this year for the most fun you've ever had fishing!

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Entry Information Rules Prizes

More information at CatfishED's derby forum !