4th Annual Jig's Up Ice Fishing Contest

Presented by UWEC Recreation, UWEC Athletics, and the Lake Wissota Lions Club
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Saturday, February 11th, 2017; 7am-2pm


Lake Wissota

Weigh-In Stations: The Edge Pub & The View
Prize Distribution: The View on Lake Wissota, 3pm Raffle Prizes, Fish Prizes to be drawn right after

Scheels Kids Ice Fishing Clinic

On the ice Saturday, February 11th starting at 12pm in front of The View in the Kids Klub area. Holes will be drilled and lunch will be provided for the kids; gear is NOT provided. This event is FREE for kids up to age 12, prizes will be awarded for fish caught. Any fish caught in the Kid’s Club area will be marked and will not be eligible to register in the Jig’s Up Blugold Ice Fishing Contest.

The Wissota Lions Club will have food and beverages available on the ice. All state regulations and bag limits apply to this rule and no person may bring in more than the legal limit of fish allowed, which for this contest includes, northern, walleye, and panfish (perch, bluegills, crappies). Click here to reference the Wisconsin DNR website.

Social Media

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter to receive updates and enter to win prizes the day of the event. Keep your eyes out for our traveling Ice Castle at local Gordy's and Scheel's stores. Share your pictures of the Castle to enter to win a prize on February 11th.