2020 TAKE-A-KID-ICE FISHING EVENTS
2020 Tower-Soudan Elementary School & Nett Lake Elementary 5th & 6th grade Ice Fishing Day – Feb.,11
2020 Northwoods Elementary School 5th & 6th grade Ice Fishing Day – Feb., 12
Sponsored by the Lake Vermilion Guides League and Fortune Bay Resort Casino.
DATE: February 11 & 12, 2020
TIME: 9:00am – 1:00pm
LOCATION: Fortune Bay Marina, Everett Bay, Lake Vermilion
Anticipated participants: 70 children, plus adult school supervisors from Tower, Net Lake, and Cook, Lake Vermilion Guides League members and other knowledgeable local fishermen.
Lunch will be provided by Fortune Bay Resort and Casino, Zups Grocery in Tower, and the Lake Vermilion Guides League.
Grilled hot dogs, beans, chips, hot chocolate and water will be served for lunch.
All participants must wear boots, gloves, and other clothing appropriate for a winter outing.
Heated fish houses will be provided by Fortune Bay Resort and by Marina manager/Guide League member, Byron Greenwaldt.
2020 KIDS ICE FISHING UPDATE
This winters kids ice fishing events were again a huge success!
A total of about 35 kids plus adult school supervisors, guides, and other volunteers were present at each event.
A few fish were caught and released by the kids at each event.
The kids all had a great time and said that they learned a lot about ice fishing. Everyone said that they were looking forward to next winters events!
A HUGE thank you to Fortune Bay, Zups Grocery, and all of the other volunteers that make these Guide League events possible!