Throw out your line with a loved one and compete for the biggest catch on Smith Lake at the Aspiring Anglers Tournament, our favorite Smith Mountain Lake Fishing Tournaments! The Aspiring Anglers Tournament offers a great opportunity to get out of the house and enjoy the outdoors with your son or daughter. Hosted by the Friends of Smith Mountain Lake State Park, this annual event invites any child 14 years old or under the chance to enjoy a day of fishing by the lake while competing to catch the biggest fish! Winners are awarded trophies with prizes donated by local merchants, including fishing poles, tackle boxes, fishing trips, and more! Get competitive while enjoying the pleasant weather and calm waters during your Smith Mountain Lake fishing!

What you Need to Know About Smith Mountain Lake Fishing

The tournament takes place on June 10th at the Smith Mountain Lake State Park, located at 1235 State Park Rd, Huddleston, VA 24104. Registration the Smith Mountain Lake fishing event begin at 8 a.m., and ends at 8:45 a.m., so make sure to be there on time! Participants need to bring their own rods and buckets, but bait will be provided at the event. Participants are split up into age groups, each with separate awards. Park Friends volunteers will be present to weight fish caught, cook lunch, and help where needed!

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