Friends of Smith Mountain Lake State Park
Monday, June 24, 2024

Young Anglers


The Friends of Smith Mountain Lake State Park are sponsoring their 21st annual Aspiring Anglers Youth Fishing Tournament that is open to boys and girls ages 14 or younger on Saturday, September 18, 2021.  Participants will compete in age groups for first, second and third place certificates, plus a “Lunker” trophy for the largest fish of the tournament. Lunch for the aspiring anglers is provided at no charge, and attendees as food lasts. Registration for the event begins at 8:30 a.m. with the fishing commencing at 9 a.m. and going until noon.  Bait is supplied and cameras are encouraged.  A limited number of “loaner” fishing poles will be available.  The event will be held at the SML State Park boat ramp.  Park entrance and parking is free for participants.  For more information, call 540-297-6066