Hawg Ice Fishing Derby

32st Annual “HAWG” Ice Fishing Derby

at Pathfinder Reservoir

$57,000 in Cash and Prizes Available!

January 30th –31st, 2021
Diabase Shelter at Pathfinder Reservoir and Bishops Point 
Entry Fee $35.00 per person

Prizes for Game Fish by Weight:

First Place “Hawg” $1,000.00
Second Place $500.00
Third Place $250.00
Fourth Place $100.00

 *******14 Years & Under / 1st, 2nd, 3rd Prizes********

$100.00, $50.00, $25.00

Hourly Cash Prizes:

Largest Fish Per Hour $100.00
2nd Largest Per Hour $50.00
3rd Largest Per Hour $25.00

$25,000 Matching Weight Prize

$25,000 matching weight on largest trout and largest walleye. The largest trout and walleye will be eligible for one of each prize matching weight exact fractional weight measured in 100ths of a pound. (See official rules for details)

Tickets and Registration

Save the date and don’t miss this Pathfinder tradition. Tickets ARE ON SALE at Rocky Mountain Discount Sports, Hideaway Bar, Wagner’s Outdoor Outfitters and Sloane’s General Store in Alcova during regular business hours through 6:00pm January 30th, and at the Diabase Shelter at Pathfinder Reservoir from 3:00pm Friday January 30th until noon on January 31st. Ticket purchase confirms that registrant has read and understands all derby rules and regulations. Please review the 2021 Hawg Derby Flyer for additional information details, contest rules and contact information.

Tickets will be available to purchase at the shelter thru 12:00 Noon on Saturday January 30th.  All ticket sales are NON-REFUNDABLE!


We are seeking sponsors for our Hawg Derby for both monetary donations as well as door prizes.  If you are wanting to donate door prizes please email pathfinderboatandfishingclub@gmail.com.  We appreciate your support! 

2021 Hawg Derby Raffle

We will be holding a Raffle drawing on Saturday evening, January 30th in the Diabase Shelter for several Raffle packages and you do not need to be present to win.  There is a Gun raffle, a ladies package as well as a youth package.  Please check out all the details! 2021 Hawg Derby Raffle 

Derby Camping & Accommodations

Camping is available at Pathfinder Reservoir through the Natrona County Parks. Nightly camping fees apply. Please visit the Natrona County Parks Department website for more details on fees and regulations for camping at the Reservoir. Limited RV sites with power are also available for this event for $35.00 per night or a special 3 night stay (Thursday, Friday & Saturday) for $100.00 via the Pathfinder Boat and Fishing Club. Please contact Cindy Klein  at (307) 258-5723 for reservations.

Ice Conditions

For current ice conditions and more information contact Mark Klein at (307) 262-9193, or check the Current Conditions page for updates.  Like us on Facebook for condition and derby updates!

Special Thanks to our 2021 “Hawg Derby” Presenting and Event Sponsors
Wagner’s Outdoor Outfitters
Rocky Mountain Discount Sport
Gma’s Diner
Black Gold Services Inc

We’ll see you January 30th and 31st 2021 for the 32nd Annual “HAWG” Ice Fishing Derby

Jay Fountain

Patrick Dowling- Photographer

Stacy Faigle- Friend’s Salon