A new pink salmon derby is happening soon as more than 6.2-million pinks begin making their way into Puget Sound and the local rivers.
The Bad Draw Wrestling Club Humpy Showdown Fishing Derby is Aug. 24, and begins at sunrise until 4 p.m.
More than $20,000 in cash and prizes will be offered in this first annual derby. First place in the adult division for the largest pink salmon is $2,500, and $500 in youth division.
Cost is $25 adult, and $15 youth 12-and-under. Weigh-in station is Douglas Bar on Snohomish River.
Derby tickets are available at Doug’s Boats in Woodinville; Holiday Sports in Burlington; Greg’s Custom Rods in Lake Stevens; McDaniel’s in Snohomish; Harbor Marine in Everett; Bayside Marine in Everett; Sky Valley Traders in Monroe; Ted’s Sporting Goods in Lynnwood; Ed’s Surplus & Marine in Edmonds; Triangle Beverage in Snohomish; Three Rivers Marine and Tackle in Woodinville; Angler’s Choice in Shoreline; Precision Machine in Everett; Outdoor Emporium in Seattle; The Coffee Box in Sultan; and John’s Sporting Goods in Everett.
For more details, go to www.BadDrawWrestling.com or 425-231-1301.