Colorado Ice Fishing Tournaments-2015/2016
Colorado is home to many great ice fishing lakes and many great ice fishing tournaments! This page will hep you decide which tournaments best fit your skill sets and location. We are updating this page as we get new info so please check back often! The dates unbolded have been updated.
9 - Chatfield Reservoir- Tightline Outdoors presents round one of the Ice Addiction Tournament Series with a $2,500 cash first place prize! No augers or ice huts allowed, all holes will be pre-drilled. Details and rules here: TightLine Outdoors
9 - Eleven Mile- This is the first leg of the Colorado Classic, now sponsored by Cabelas, with cash prizes for trout, salmon, and pike categories. Details and rules here: Colorado Classic Ice Fishing Tournament
9-10 - Lake John/Cowdrey Lake- the North Park Chamber of Commerce presents round one of the 2014 Ice Fishing Tournament series with a $1,000 grand prize! Details and rules here: Lake John/Cowdrey Lake Ice Fishing Tournament
Cancelled! - Rifle Gap- The 16th annual Mountain Air Mechanical ice fishing tournament gives you the opportunity to win $20,000 cash! All ages are welcome and children 17 and under are free. Details and rules here: Rifle Gap Ice Fishing Tournament
23 - Steamboat Lake- The North Routt Community Charter School is offering its very first ice fishing tournament at Steamboat Lake as part of the inaugural North Routt Winter Festival. Make a weekend of it and enjoy other events in the Hahn's Peak area north of Steamboat Springs (including a Ladies Retreat for spouses!) Many details still being finalized, but plan to be there!! Visit our website for more information: northrouttwinterfestival.com.
23 - Boyd- Tightline Outdoors presents round three of the Ice Addiction Tournament Series with a $2,500 cash first place prize! No augers or ice huts allowed, all holes will be pre-drilled. Details and rules here: TightLine Outdoors
23 - Monument Lake- Wonded Warrior USA helps veterans through this fun fishing event on Monument Lake near Colorado Springs. Details can be found here: Monument Lake Ice Fishing Tournament
16 - Deweese Reservoir- first annual, family friendly tournament! More details here: Deweese Ice Fishing Tournament.
29-31 - The Greater Granby Area Chamber of Commerce presents the 26th annual "Three Lakes Ice Fishing Contest" for Granby, Grand Lake, and Shadow Mountain Lake! Over $6,000 in cash prizes and over $1,000 in raffle prizes to be given away over the three day contest period! Details and rules here: Three Lakes Fishing Tournament
30 - Wellington Lake- Patriot Anglers will host its annual "Vets on Ice" event, which is not a tournament, but a great event for any military member and their families to try out ice fishing, have a relaxing experience on the ice, learning, and building camaraderie with fellow veterans and outdoor enthusiests! Free acces,lunch, equipment, and instrucition will be provided to all participants! For more info check out Patriot Anglers or contact Trevor Totten @ 303-995-5600
6 - Eleven Mile- Round two of the Colorado Classic pays big cash for the team who lands the two biggest trout of the day! Details and rules here: Colorado Classic Ice Fishing Tournament
6 - Stagecoach Reservoir- Tightline Outdoors presents another round of the Ice Addiction Tournament Series with a $2,500 cash first place prize! No augers or ice huts allowed, all holes will be pre-drilled. Details and rules here: TightLine Outdoors
6 - Delaney Buttes- the North Park Chamber of Commerce presents round two of the 2014 Ice Fishing Tournament series with a $1,000 grand prize! Details and rules here: Delaney Buttes Ice Fishing Tournament
7 - Island Lake on the Grand Mesa- the Cedaredge of Commerce presents a fun ice fishing tourney with cash prizes! Kids 17 and under are free, adult entry is $30 each. Details and rules here: Cedaredge Ice fishing tournament on Island Lake.
20 - Blue Mesa Reservoir- Tightline Outdoors presents another round of the Ice Addiction Tournament Series with a $2,500 cash first place prize! No augers or ice huts allowed, all holes will be pre-drilled. Details and rules here: TightLine Outdoors
20 - Taryall- Chapparell General Store presents the Taryall Ice Fishing Tournament! Cash prizes for several trout categories. Details and rules here: Taryall Ice Fishing Tournament
20 - Lake City/Lake San Cristobol- First through third place prizes are available for the three biggest, live fish brought in to weigh-in. The tournament runs from 8:30-4:30. For more infor contact Jerry Sharpe (970) 944-2484 firstname.lastname@example.org.
20 - Wolford- 19th Annual Wolford Reservoir Ice Fishing Tournament from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cash prizes to the 10 top placers, hourly big fish prizes, $10,000 tagged fish contest, raffle tickets for an Ion Electric Ice auger, door prizes. $35 for adults to register kids 15 and under are free unless they would like to register as an adult and be eligible for cash prizes. Awards ceremony will follow at 4:30 at the Kremmling Chamber building in town. 970-724-3472 or click here!
27 - Georgetown Lake - Only $25 to enter with lots of prizes and cash awards! More info here: Georgetown Lake Tournament Details
5 - Eleven Mile- Round three of the Colorado Classic is more laid back and a great tournament for someone who has never fished a tournament before as the day is broken into three different fishing periods and also has a free-throw competition on the ice! Details and rules here: Colorado Classic Ice Fishing Tournament
5-6 - Grand Lake- the fourth annual "Catch & Release" tournament on Grand Lake hosted by Rocky Mountain Outfitters. Stay tuned for details Grand Lake Catch & Release Tournament.
5 - Blue Mesa- Sport Fish Colorado and First Baptist Church are teaming up for the first time to put on the 3rd annual Blue Mesa Ice Fishing Tournament! This tourney will also take the place of the Weekend Warrior Tournament. This is a great family tournament with a 100% cash pay out! Entry is $15 for an individual and $20 for a family and can be paid at check in at Elk Creek Boat ramp. To pre-register email your name, address, and phone number to email@example.com or call 970-641-2240.