GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - The Collbran Lions Club is hosting an ice-fishing benefit tournament in partnership with Vega State Park Saturday, Feb. 2. The event starts at 9 a.m. and ends at 3 p.m.
Participants may check in at 7 a.m. Saturday at the park's entrance. Cost is $50 to enter, and the tourney is limited to 200 anglers. An additional fee to enter the park will apply if you don't have a Colorado State Parks Pass.
The adult division boasts three cash prizes. The first-place prize will range from $400-750, depending on the number of entrants. A youth division, limited to 50 entrants, will award prizes to the top five competitors in both the 11-17 and 10-and-under age divisions. No entry fee for the youth.
For more information on rules, prizes or to register to compete, visit www.vegalodge.com. Registration forms are also available at Collbran Supply, Valley Ranch, the Vega State Park Visitor Center and the Vega Lodge.