The Garrett County Ice Fishing Contest, sponsored by Deep Creek Outfitters Hardware and Bait House and the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce is in full swing. 

 

Winner for the week ending February 14, 2015:

Northern Pike: 15 lbs. 4 ozs.; 38”  caught by Kevin Harris of Oakland, MD.

Winner for the week ending February 7, 2015

 Yellow Perch: 2 lbs. 8 ozs.; 15 ¼”  caught by Garrett Hoffman of Swanton, MD.

Winners for week ending January 17, 2015:

 Yellow Perch: 2 lbs.; 13 ¼”  caught by Anthony Crosco of Oakland MD
             Walleye:
4 lbs.; 21 ¼” caught by Anthony Crosco of Oakland, MD

 

Weekly winners are awarded a certificate, and certificates are also awarded for the season’s largest catches of bluegill, brown trout, chain pickerel, crappies, largemouth and smallmouth bass, northern pike, rainbow trout, walleye and yellow perch.  To enter the contest, enter your catch at Deep Creek Outfitters Hardware and Bait House at 32 Outfitters Way, McHenry, MD.  The ice fishing contest occurs as long as the lake has sufficient ice cover.  Happy Fishing!!!