Monticello Frostbite Challenge 2014 - Ice Fishing Contest

Sunday, January 12 on Pelican Lake
10am-11:30am: Kids Fishing Contest (under 18 years old)
Noon-3pm: Adult Fishing Contest (over 18 years old)
Drawing: 3:15pm
Official Rules: View Rules
For Vendors: Download Vendor Setup Form
Location: Pelican Lake, Monticello
Cost: $25/ person
Monticello Ice Fishing
Tournament Entrance (IMPORTANT):
Parking on-site, lakeside, Don Holker farm residence. 6524 Fallon Ave NE‎, Monticello, MN (see map below for parking location)

Purchase your tickets at:
There's a new format for this year’s Fishing Contest. Ticket value: $25
Must be 18 years or older to purchase a ticket or win a prize. Bring your own bait, fish must be alive and fresh, one line per ticket, decision of judges is final, state game and fish laws apply, no clams, and no shelters allowed in contest area. Parking on-site, lakeside, Don Holker farm residence. (see map below for parking location)


Grand Prize: 2013 Polaris Sportsman 500 4x4 (winner pays taxes & fees)
  • 1st - $500 Cash
  • 2nd - Underwater Camera
  • 3rd - Portable Fish House
  • 4th - $400 Cash
  • 5th - Genz Pack from Vexilar
  • 6th - $300 Cash
  • 7th - Genz Pack from Vexilar
  • 8th - Genz Pack from Vexilar
  • 9th - $200 Cash
  • 10th - Vexilar Parka & Bib Set
  • 11th - Vexilar Parka & Bib Set
  • 12th - $100 Cash

Fishing Prizes - 3 Divisions

Note: All fishing prizes not awarded will be drawn for.

  Bluegill Crappie Northern
1st $300.00 $300.00 $300.00
2nd $200.00 $200.00 $200.00
3rd $100.00 $100.00 $100.00

Event limited to the first 1,000 tickets sold.

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Fishing Contest Sponsors

KNSI AM/FM Gold Sponsor view website

Wild Country 99 Gold Sponsor view website

Gander Mountain Silver Sponsor view website

Foster White Agency Silver Sponsor view website

Schlenner Wenner & Co Silver Sponsor view website

Station Bar & Grill Bronze Sponsor view website

Pancho Villa Bronze Sponsor view website

Insurance Center of Buffalo Bronze Sponsor view website

Hawk's Sports Bar Bronze Sponsor view website

Challenge Sponsors

West Metro view website

Monticello Chamber of Commerce view website

Monticello Lions Club view website

Dahlheimer Beverage view website

Monticello Trailblazers view website

Media Magnate view website

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