The Nation's Largest Steelhead Fishing Derby

Stay At Our Lewiston Hotel During Steelhead Derby Days

For 8 days in late November, the fishing boats fill up the Clearwater and Snake Rivers in hopes of landing a prize-winning Steelhead. The Derby begins at 12:00AM on Saturday, November 19th and runs through Saturday, November 26th. First Place prize money is $1500. Opening ceremony kicks off the week on Friday, November 18th from 6-9PM at the Karl Tyler’s Lewiston Chevrolet Showroom in North Lewiston. 

This year’s ceremony will have music, entertainment, raffles, giveaways, dinner and drinks included for registered anglers, and awesome goody bags for the first 200 registered anglers to walk through the door. The festivities also include the Clearwater River Casino - Catch of a Lifetime Contest. Each registered angler has 8 chances, one per day of the derby, to win $22,500, to be used at any of the derby sponsors businesses.

For more information on the derby and to register, visit their official website.

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