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The Northern Challenge Fishing Derby

  • Dates: February 4, 2023
  • Location: Tupper Lake Sportsman Club
  • Address: 116 Lake Simond Road, Tupper Lake, 12986
  • Time: 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Price: Participation fee: $35
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Each year, on the first Saturday in February, anglers from far and wide travel to Tupper Lake for the annual Northern Challenge Ice Fishing Derby. This northern pike contest populates Simon Pond with over a thousand fishermen and women who compete for over $40,000 in cash and prizes. Whether you are a participant or a spectator, this is a "must see" event to add to your winter calendar.