Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks approved a number of ice fishing contests for 2013-2014.
Participants must comply with state fishing regulations, including daily and possession limits. Some contests require catch-and-release fishing and participants in these contests may not keep any fish. Contact information for each contest can be found at FWP's website at fwp.mt.gov. Click on "Fishing" then "Montana Fishing Guide" then "Fishing Competition".
The following ice fishing derbies are approved for the 2013-14 winter season:
Northwestern Montana, Region 1
West Central Montana, Region 2
Southwestern Montana, Region 3
North Central Montana, Region 4
Northeastern Montana, Region 6