Rancho Seco Recreational Area
April 1 and 2, 2023
Win cash prizes plus a fishing kayak, fishing equipment and more!
- 2-day derby entry fee: $5 (plus daily park entrance & fishing fees)
- Gates open at 6 a.m. (rain or shine)
- RV and tent camping, as well as boat rentals are available
- Thousands of catchable trout planted in the lake
Submit your information below to register
A $5 ticket fee will be charged on location upon entry (does not include park entrance).
Covid Restrictions We ask all participants to evaluate themselves and NOT show up to the event if they are actively ill with COVID symptoms or have been exposed to a COVID-positive person within the last 10 days.
A Grand Prize will be awarded each day of the Trout Derby.
Grand prizes were furnished by Lasher Auto Group, The Fish Sniffer Magazine and Angler’s Press Outdoors.
Rancho Seco is located 25 miles south of Sacramento at 14960 Twin Cities Road, Herald, CA.
For more information about Derby, camping or directions, visit smud.org/RanchoSeco or call 1-800-461-6992
View the flyer for derby rules and all prizes.