Free Fishing Derbies

Free fishing derbies are held annually at Mammoth, Northmoreland and Twin Lakes Parks from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Registration is free and begins at 7:30 a.m. There will be a door prize drawing following the derby for all registered youth participants.  All contestants must be registered by 12:00 noon to be eligible for trophies and prizes. Trophies and prizes are awarded to both adults and youth. All participants ages 16 and older must display a current fishing license. For more information, please call 724-830-3959.


  Mammoth Park Fishing Derby

  • Sunday, April 28, 2024

  • 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

  • Register at Pavilion 12 (registration opens at 7:30 a.m.)

Northmoreland Park Fishing Derby 

  • Sunday, May 19, 2024

  • 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

  • Register at Activity Center (registration opens at 7:30 a.m.)

Twin Lakes Park Father's Day Fishing Derby 

  • Sunday, June 16, 2024

  • 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 
  • Register at the Boathouse Lower Lake (registration opens at 7:30 a.m.)


The free Fishing Derbies are sponsored thanks to Westmoreland County Parks and Recreation and the Westmoreland County Sportsmen's League.


*These events are subject to change.


Twin Lakes fishing derby participant
Twin Lakes fishing derby participant