Cub Scout & Boy Scout Fishing Derby and Cabin Camp at Deer Lake

Come join the fun!

Cabin Sign Up:

Cindy Allen (Event Leader): (203) 434-3732

Pack Leaders have reserved "DaRos Lodge" for the Fishing Derby weekend!

Fishing Derby & Cabin Overnight At Deer Lake:
Friday April 1 - Saturday April 2, 2016.
$25 / person - Price includes lakefront cabin, kitchen, wood stove, Friday family dinner, bunk, coffee, tea, & cocoa. Please bring your own bottled water, if you wish.
Arrive Friday afternoon or evening, fish Saturday morning, hike, lunch, and afternoon campfire.

And yes, this is a FAMILY event, siblings welcome! (Note: Cabin camping is a unit level event, the "Fishing Derby" on Saturday is a council event. Two seperate sign ups).

Deer Lake: Directions and Map (PDF), 101 Paper Mill Rd., Killingworth, CT 06417 (Google Map)

(253 acres, only 55 minute drive from New Canaan / Norwalk! I95 N, Exit 61, Rt. 79N, right on Green Hill Rd, left on Paper Mill to end.)

PHOTO GALLERY of previous Camping & Derby >>
Photo Gallery 2014 >>


Connecticut Yankee Council Trout Fishing Derby:
Saturday, April 2, 2016.
Scouts fish from 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Adults fish from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Fishing Derby Council Registration is $17 - you will get a hearty pancake breakfast with sausage and a beverage, a morning of fishing with a two-trout limit and a commemorative event patch. Prizes will be awarded to the first 75 youths who catch two trout prior to 11:00 a.m. A special drawing will be held at 11:30 for the derby winners.
Council served breakfast will be available in the dinning hall for $5 to anyone who wants to participate but not fish. For a small extra fee, a hamburger/hot dog lunch will be available from 11:00 am – 12:30 pm. Bait and lures will be sold on site for your convenience. All you need to do is bring your fishing pole and join the fun. Cub Scout/Webelos participants may use this opportunity to count towards earning the Fishing Belt Loop.

650 participants. Parking is limited – please car pool. Rain or Snow, It’s a Go! No Refunds.

SIGN UP HERE: Council event details >>

(Note: Fishing Derby & Saturday dinning hall breakfast is a Council event, which requires a seperate registration from the cabin camping event).

Pack 7 Cub Scouts, New Canaan, CT