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Sixteen Fishing Tournaments Coming to Wilson Lake This Year

Bass Fishing Tournament at Wilson Lake in 2011Wilson Lake in eastern Russell County will host 16 fishing tournaments in 2013 with the possibility of more being scheduled.

The booked tournaments as of Tuesday, March 26 according to Russell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director Janae Talbott include the following:

  • April 6 - USA Bassin - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • April 6 & 7 - Olathe Bass Club - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • April 13 & 14 - Rocky Mountain Team Series - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • April 27 - Hays Bass Anglers - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • May 4 & 5 - Centennial Bass Club - Otoe Boat Ramp
  • May 5 - Kansas Walleye Association - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • May 11 - Kansas Buddy Bass - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • May 18 & 19 - KC Bass - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • May 18 & 19 - The Bass Federation - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • June 1 - Central Kansas Wildlife Association - Marshall Cove
  • June 15 & 16 - Kansas Bass Nation - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • June 29 & 30 - Rocky Mountain Team Series - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • Aug 10 & 11 - Pikes Peak Bassmasters - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • Sept 7 - Hays Bass Anglers - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • Sept 14 - Hays Bass Anglers - Hell Creek Boat Ramp
  • Oct 12 - Hays Bass Anglers - Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Contact the Russell County Eco Devo and CVB Office at 483-4000 or go to their website, www.russellcoks.org, for more information.

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