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2015 Antero Ice Fishing Contest will be Sat. Jan. 17th, 2015

The 2014 Winners! are here!

Ice Fishing Fun!

Antero Reservouir is not going to be drained because of drought. The next Antero Ice fishing contest will occur on Sat. Jan. 18th, 2014.

Go to the 2014 Photo page and maybe find a picture of yourself.

Who is Bob Taylor?
Bob Taylor Cartoon The contest began as a way to honor Bob Taylor, Denver Water’s first Manager of Recreation. A likable, avid year round fisherman, Bob had an infectious enthusiasm for the outdoors. You couldn’t help but like him. He was a champion of the quality fishing experience and worked to develop fishery improvements and stocking programs throughout Colorado. He loved Antero Reservoir, and the Antero Ice Fishing Contest, which which was re-started in 2009 to honor his memory and love of fishing in Antero and across Colorado.

Big Fish! Big Fun! Big Prizes!

The Coalition for the Upper South Platte, Denver Water, and Colorado Parks & Wildlife are proud to sponsor the Antero Ice Fishing Contest. Thanks to all the anglers, staff, and Volunteers who make the contest a success. Thanks also to the Park Co. Sheriff's Office. Big Winter Fun. Big Prizes. Big Fish!

All profits from this event go to Antero Reservoir for recreational improvements. CUSP is reimbursed for staff work involved in planning, promoting and managing this event. CUSP makes no profit. 



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