Ice Fishing Tournament – 3 Lakes Granby, Colorado


January 27th, 28th and 29th, 2017

$18,000 Cash Prizes
$4,000 Door Prizes
Tagged Fish Contest ($1,000 per caught fish)
Kids Contest
Kids Zone 

Congratulations to our door prize winners! Please contact us if you won to coordinate picking up your prize. 970-887-2311

1) Robert Gonzales
2) Ayden Wolf
3) Robert Pyle
4) Terry A Chappell
5) Michael Martinez
6) Don Haggart
7) Tyler Vrbas

The 29th Annual 3 Lake Ice Fishing Tournament dates are set!  Make sure you “Like” the 3 Lakes Ice Fishing Contest Page on Facebook so that you can stay updated and get leader board results.

Fish one, two or all three days.  Win cash and prizes.  Over $18,000 in cash prizes will be awarded! Cash prizes to 8th place in four categories plus a Big Fish drawing category.  Over $3000 in product will be given away  Your entry fee includes a commemorative hat and one entry in a prize drawing.  $35 for one day, $45 for two days, only $50 for all three days! Sunday’s Tournament now ends at 2 pm.

Rules, Regulations & Prizes:

Thanks so much to Murdoch’s and Cabela’s for going out of their way to not only help us out with our door prizes, but also giving us some extra giveaways! Shown below are just a few prizes…..We have LITERALLY 2 MORE PALLETS OF PRIZES WE HAD TO STORE ELSEWHERE! All paid entries are eligible for a door prize! Register at Granby Bait N Tackle and spend $20 in merchandise and be entered to win a snowmobile!

Winner (1) $1,189 Value
Eskimo High Compression 10 in. Auger
Yeti Tundra 45
Cabela’s 5 sided ice fishing hut

Winner (2) $999 Value
Cabela’s 5 sided ice fishing hut
Eskimo sting ray power auger
Yeti Tundra 35

Winner (3) $840
Eskimo Quick Fish 6
Pelican Snow Trek Sport #2 Utility Sled
Yeti Rodie 20

Winner (4) $610
Eskimo Quick Fish 3
Yeti Roadie 20
Mr. Heater Big Buddy

Winner (5) $370
Eskimo Quick Fish 3
Mr. Heater little buddy
Cabela’s large tackle box

Winner (6) $245
Mr. Heater little buddy
Cabela’s medium tackle box

Winner (7) $150
Otter Outdoor pro small sled
Cabela’s Small Tackle Box


Register at Granby Bait N Tackle and spend $20 to be elligible to win a snowmobile. Visit their Facebook page for details.

Ways to Register:

1. For your convenience, Budget Tackle, Granby Bait N Tackle, Beacon Landing & Rocky Mountain Outfitters will be registering participants. Budget Tackle will be open 24 hours during the tournament.  You can register any time you roll into town.   Cash or check only.

Preregistration by phone with a credit card can be done up until a few days before the tournament.  Like our “3 Lakes Ice Fishing Contest” page on Facebook for leader board results.  

Parking/Area Map: Map Parking and Registration locations

You may register at following locations:

In Granby:

Budget Tackle 255 E. Agate, (970) 887-9344, open 24 hours

Granby Bait n Tackle  843 W. Agate Ave. ( 970) 557-3023

In Grand Lake:

Beacon Landing Marina & Store 1026 County Rd 64 (right on Lake Granby)

Rocky Mountain Outfitters 900  Grand Avenue  (970) 798-8021

Preferred Lodging:

In Granby:

Westerner Motel, North Shore Resort, Mountain Lakes Lodge, Little Tree Inn, Mustachios Lodging on the Lake, Trail Riders Motel

In Grand Lake:

Daven Haven LodgeGateway Inn, Grand Escape Cottages, Western Riviera

Many thanks to Power World who will be out on Lake Granby demonstrating snowmobiles and taking care of anyone who is stranded.  Their number is:  970-887-2338.

Beacon Landing will be offering food during the event.  They will have their sleds out on the lake.  Their number is: (970) 627-3671

Cash Payouts/Prizes:

Adult Categories

Cash prizes for heaviest weight fish. 1st through 8th place will be awarded each day in the following categories:

Mackinaw (must be under 19 inches), Brown Trout, and Rainbow Trout. 1st-$600 2nd-$300 3rd-$150 4th-$125 5th-$100 6th-$75, 7th-$50,8th-$50.

Grand Slam awarded 1st through 8th each day. Catch one qualifying fish in each of the following species: Mackinaw (under 19”) Rainbow trout, Brown trout, Kokanee salmon. 1st-$750 2nd-$350 3rd-$175 4th-$150 5th-$100 6th-$75 7th-$50 8th-$50.

Big Fish Catch and Release Drawing each day:  For Mackinaw over 32” that have been caught, photographed AND released: Trophy ONLY.  PLEASE HANDLE MACINAW OVER 19” CAREFULLY AND RELEASE QUICKLY *SEE REGULATIONS.

Youth Categories (17 and under)

Youth must register for the contest before fishing. There is no charge to compete in the contest. Youth must follow all contest and CPW regulations and may choose to participate in the adult categories if they pay the adult fees.  Prizes and trophies awarded each day for 1st through 6th, best weight fish, any species  There are four age categories: 5 and under; 6-9; 10-14; and 15-17. 



You must be registered prior to fishing to be eligible for each contest! 

The weigh station is at North Shore Resort, 928 County Road 64

The contest begins at 6:40 am each day.  Weigh station hours:  Fri, Sat 9 am – 4:30 pm, *Sun 9 am – 2 pm

The leader board will be updated on our 3 LAKES ICE FISHING CONTEST FACEBOOK PAGE during the contest.

You must be IN LINE at the weigh station by 4:30 Sat and Sun and *2 pm on Sunday to be eligible for cash prizes. 

All CASH winners must be present at 5:30 pm on Fri and Sat and *3 pm on Sunday” at the Granby Community Center, 193 3rd Street in Granby, to receive their award.  If not present award will go to the next biggest fish.

Because of changes in state regulations one “prize ticket” (not raffle ticket) is included with each paid adult entry and will be entered in a drawing  to be held at the end of the tournament.  Additional tickets can no longer be purchased.   Participants will be  entered in the prize drawing only once. Door prizes awarded daily.

Forest Service passes are available at the ANRA office (9 Ten Mile Drive in Granby, open M-F 8am-5pm) and at pay station kiosks

ANRA/Forest Service Office: 970-887-4100. Passes:  1 day $5/vehicle 3 day $10/vehicle 1 week $15/vehicle