Wednesday, June 8, 2022
This image shows a graphic of "Trout Fest" with a photo of a little boy at the water's edge with a fishing rod



Explore North Woodhaven Pond and learn about trout and fly fishing with the Fargo Park District at Trout Fest! Trout Fest is a free catch and release fishing derby on Monday, June 13. Onsite check-in begins at 5:30 pm and the derby starts at 6:15 pm. Adult supervision is recommended. 

Trout Fest is a free event for any youth ages 15 and under who enjoys fishing. Bring your own rod and reel or bait. Nightcrawlers and fun giveaways are provided while supplies last. Awards presentation to follow the derby. 

Trout Fest is sponsored in part by FM Walleyes Unlimited and Scheels. 

Along with the in-person event, families are encouraged to celebrate Trout Fest all-weeklong at Woodhaven North Fishing Pond. From June 14-19 share a photo of your best catch on the Fargo Park District's Trout Fest Facebook event. Participants who share their photos are entered to win fun fishing prizes! Winners are chosen at random on June 21. 

Woodhaven North Pond is located at 4406 44th Avenue S. in Fargo. For more information on the Fargo Park District's summer events, call 701-499-6060 or visit