Ice Fishing Tournaments & Derbies

With thousands of lakes in Ontario, there are opportunities for year round fishing. Check out the Ontario Ice Fishing Getaways or for the remainder of the year including spring fall and summer fishing getaways.


Merland Park Annual Ice Fishing Derby
Merland Park, Picton
Date TBA

Rotary Club of Chapleau Pike Ice Fishing Derby
Date TBA
Registration at Recreation Centre 4-9pm on Friday February 8 Grand Prize $10,000 cash plus many more cash prizes. Tickets 135.00 each Guest dinner tickets 25.00.

Ice Fishing Derby
Cobden, Muskrat Lake
February 4 , 2017
$10,000 in cash and prizes to be won!

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Wikwemikong Ice Fishing Derby
Wikwemikong, ON
Date TBA

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Barrie Annual Ice Fishing Tournament
Kempenfelt Bay, Southshore Community Centre
February 18, 2017

Annual Alexandria Ice Fishing Derby 
Date TBA

Ontario’s Family Ice Fishing Weekend
Date TBA
Ontario Family Fishing (OFFW) events make it easy to try fishing in Ontario waters for the first time (or the first time in a long time). Twice a year, the government of Ontario designates several days during which Canadian residents can fish license-free in any water body where fishing is allowed.

OFAH Family Ice Fishing Day 
Date TBA
BEL Rotary Park in Ennismore – Just North of Peterborough 

Friends & Family Ice Fishing Day
Date TBA
Lake Laurentian Conservation Area

Lake Simcoe Championship Ice Fishing Derby
February 19, 2017

Elliott Lake Ice Fishing Derby 
February 18, 2017
Registration Forms are available at Elliot Lake Trading Post and the Welcome Centre.

Kirkland Lake Winter Carnival
February 25, 2017
Fish Derby and Free Kids Fish Derby
Otto Lake (Culver Park)
Over $50,000 in prizes are up for grabs including catching a specially tagged fish. 


Wawa Ice Fishing Derby
March 3-5, 2017
$100,000 in prizes!, Limited to 1,300 participants. There are prizes for the top ten Lake Trout and Whitefish Caught. Registration and random Prizes drawn during the weekend. Entry included ticket for Live Band on Saturday Dance.

Perchin for MS
March 4, 2017
Sibbald Point Provincial Park, Lake Simcoe.