The 19th annual Neal Taylor Trout Derby will be held from April 12th to April 13th, 2014 at Cachuma Lake in Santa Barbara County. The trout derby begins at 6:00am Saturday and will run until 12 noon Sunday.
Over $5000 in cash prizes for catching fish in various categories will be handed out. Some of the fish categories include the following:
• Longest trout
• Heaviest trout
• Shortest trout
In addition to cash prizes there will be raffle prizes for anglers of all ages. The lake will have three trout plants before the derby begins. Children and teens will have their own contest within the derby.
The derby is a major fund raiser for the Neal Taylor Nature Center at Cachuma Lake.
For more information visit http://www.troutderby.org/ for entry fees and deadlines.