Huck Finn Fishing Derby and Campout


The Huck Finn Fishing Derby and Campout is an annual event hosted by the Community Services Department. The event takes place on March 27 - 28, 2020. This is a fantastic opportunity for families to get their first experience camping and fishing in a friendly environment close to home.

Campout - Friday, March 27, 2020
The campout requires pre-registration on February 24, 2020 until full at the Community Services Office, located at 232 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA, 91024. Campsites are available on a first come, first serve basis and typically sell out each year. Included in the campout registration fee is admission into the fishing derby the following morning. Campout activities includes a campfire, stargazing and roasting marshmallows! 

Fishing Derby - Saturday, March 28, 2020
The fishing derby is from 7:00 am-11:30 am on the Saturday following the campout. Youth ages 3-15 years compete for prizes in four age categories. No pre-registration is required for the fishing derby, entrance fees and forms are located at the entrance next to Dapper Field in Sierra Vista Park. There is a catch limit of three fish during the fishing derby, but participants can come back later in the day to fish with no limit.

Family Fishing - Saturday, March 28, 2020
Family fishing is available on Saturday from 12:30 pm-4:00 pm. Family fishing is open to all ages and there are no catch limits. Fishing licenses are not required, only a one day entrance fee.

Huck Finn Fishing Derby & Campout Flyer

For more information, contact the Community Services Office at 626-355-5278.