Taking place the weekend of May 16th and 17th. Currently the derby is still scheduled to proceed. If we are unable to hold the derby due to Covid-19, all entrance fees will be refunded in full.
Click "Book Now" below to register. Each person must register separately, our system doesn't process multiple registrations at once.
- All participants must read and obey by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife’s synapses.
- Derby will start at 6:00am and end at 6:00pm on Saturday May 16th. The derby will then start again at 6:00am and end at 4:00pm on Sunday May 17th, 2019. Anyone who fishes before or after these times will be disqualified from the derby and will not be given a refund of their entry fee.
- All fish must be alive when weighed in.
- All fish will be weighed and measured at Cultus Lake Resort’s dock by official judge.
- Winner will be determined by weight.
- NOVICE ONLY! NO PROFESSIONALS OR GUIDES WILL BE ALLOWED! This means anyone that is sponsored by anyone or who gets paid to fish. You may not hire a professional guide. If professionals or guides enter the derby, they will automatically be disqualified and will not be given a refund of their entry fee.
- Cultus Lake Resort employees and/or owners have the right to disqualify any entrant for not obeying the rules provided above.
1st Prize - $1,200 Cash & Trophy
2nd Prize - $800 Cash & Trophy
3rd Prize - $500 Cash & Trophy
4th Prize - $300 Cash
5th Prize - $200 Cash
6th Prize - $100 Cash
- Friday, May 15th from 5:00pm – 7:00pm, Cultus Lake Resort will be providing free beer and appetizers for all registered participants. Come join us for some fun!
- Award ceremony will be held Sunday, May 17th at 4:15pm in the Cultus Lake Resort Lodge.
Click Here to download a printable form to mail in your registration.