July 4th Kids Fishing Derby.
This free event, sponsored by Trout Unlimited and Colorado Parks & Wildlife, will be held at Frantz Lake. Registration for kids 13 and younger begins at Frantz Lake at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4th, followed by fishing from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. All contestants will receive a derby T-shirt. Special prizes will be awarded, including first fish caught, longest fish caught, and contestant who traveled the furthest to participate.
Kids should bring their own fishing gear, water, and sunscreen. At 11 a.m., a free hot dog lunch will be served to contestants and their families. Parking is available near the lake. Frantz Lake is located just outside Salida on CR 160 just beyond the golf course. Further information at www.collegiatepeakstu.org.