Date: April 13, 2019
Tournament Check-In: 7:30 AM at Kern River Fly Shop
Score Card Return: 2:30 PM at Kern River Fly Shop
Dinner: 5:00 PM
Tournament Festivities: 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM at Mountain and River Adventures Campground
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Check in at the Fly Shop on Saturday 7:30 am to pick up score cards and last minute instructions and questions.
All cards must be brought back to the Fly Shop by 2:30 PM sharp.
You may fish the 20 mile section of the North Fork of Kern River so long as your score card is back by 2:30 pm at the Fly Shop. You may use a total of three flies at one time. Indicators/bobbers, split shot, any length leader/tippet and weighted flies are all acceptable. Fish must be caught and not snagged. Flies may not be scented, however regular floatant is allowed. Barbless flies only. Tenkara rods are OK to use.
Scoring: 100 points per fish caught plus 10 points per inch. Ie, 12” fish is caught. Fish is worth 220 points: 100 pts (per fish) + 120 pts (12” X 10 pt). Please bring your own measuring devise: tape measure, measuring net, etc. and take a photo of your fish.
Teams: This will be a 2 person team event with a registration fee of $25 per person. You must be a member of Southern Sierra Fly Fishers to participate. Team shirts are highly encouraged. The Skidgel Prize will be awarded to the team with the best name and best style/costume.
Trophies: Most Fish per cumulative inch will be awarded to adult and junior teams. Largest fish will also be awarded.
Trash: The Kerntucky Prize will be awarded to team with most trash collected.