Huntington, W.Va. - The 14th Annual Kids Fishing Tournament will be offered on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Lick Creek Pond at East Lynn Lake in East Lynn, W.Va.
The tournament includes four age categories: 3 years old and under; 4 to 6 years old; 7 to 11 years old; and 12 to 15 years old. Prizes will be given to participants who catch the most, the smallest, and the largest fish within the four age categories. The sign-in begins at 8:45 a.m. and fishing starts at 9:30 a.m. The tournament will end at 11:30 a.m. The event is hosted by Wayne Wal-Mart and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Refreshments, lunch and prizes will be provided by the Wayne Wal-Mart. Bring your fishing gear and enjoy the day at the pond. Lick Creek Pond is located off Route 37 approximately 18 miles east of Wayne.
The Kids Tournament coincides with the West Virginia Free Fishing Weekend, which is June 7 and 8.
The event is sponsored by Wal-Mart of Wayne, Wendy’s, McDonalds of Lavalette and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. For more information, please write to Dale Smith, Resource Manager, East Lynn Lake, 683 Overlook Trail Road, East Lynn, W.Va. 25512; call 304-849-2355, or stop by the Project office located at the dam.
Release no. PA14-22