Bald Eagle Sportsmens Club

Tournament Rules                             

  • Each participant must be properly registered , must display official tournament registration button, and if over 15 years of age, must possess a valid PA State Fishing License. All PA Fish & Boat Commission Rules Apply.
  • To receive the full "Cash Value" of the tag trout caught, the fish must be presented at the check-in station in "LIVE CONDITION" as determined by tournament judges. This includes fish that may qualify for the Big Trout Contest.
  • For the 2016 Tournament ONLY (and as in all years past) and as part of an ongoing trout mortality study, the objective is to bring your tagged trout back to the check in station in live condition. However, (for 2016only) in the unfortunate instance that a tagged trout is determined to be DEAD, the registered angler who caught the tagged trout will receive $5.00 for turning it in to the check-in-station.
  • All fish must be legally and fairly caught. No lifting, snagging, or net line permissible.
  • Only fish caught by registered participants are eligible for prizes.
  • Entrants may begin fishing Saturday at 6:00 a.m. and must stop fishing by 8:00 p.m. with the check-in stations open from 6:00 a.m. to 8:30p.m. Entrants may begin fishing on Sunday at 6:00 a.m. and must stop fishing by 3:00 p.m. with the check-in station open from 6:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. No fish will be accepted after the closing times.
  • Any individual found in violation of the rules will be disqualified.
  • Respect property owner’s rights. Stay off posted lands and clean up after yourselves.
  • The sponsors of this tournament encourage catch and release so others may enjoy fishing in this area.
  • All prize money must be claimed prior to the end of the tournament.
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