GMNF Youth Fishing Derby
The Manchester Ranger district of the Green Mountain National Forest, in partnership with Trout Unlimited, is hosting its 29th annual Youth Fishing Derby at Hapgood Pond Campground in Peru on Saturday, June 8. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m., with fishing from 9 to 11. The festivities will continue until about 12 noon. The Derby is being held in conjuction with National Fishing Week and Free Fishing Day in Vermont. Area youths ages 12 and under, accompanied by an adult, are invited to join the fun. Prizes will be awarded to the boys and girls who catch the longest fish. To make a donation to the event, or for more information, call the Ranger Station at 802-362-2307.