First Annual Lake Fork Carp & Buffalo Challenge
February 29 – March 3, 2012
Lake Fork is on the Sabine River, five miles northwest of Quitman
Carp Pro Magazine and Wild Carp Companies recently announced that, along with Lake Fork Sportsman’s Association, they will host a $10,000 carp and rough fish catch and release tournament. This is a new Texas 44 event, and the registration and social gathering will be held February 29.
Education, outreach and community programs and a Pro-Am showcase are scheduled for March 1. The tournament will begin March 1 in the afternoon and last until March 3. The registration fee is $450 per team.
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Lake Fork is home to Common and Mirror Carp that grow in excess of 35 pounds and Smallmouth Buffalo that top 55 pounds. This 44-hour tournament will prove to be a grueling test of the two-person teams as they strive to capture champion Carp and Smallmouth Buffalo. This is a team-based, 44-hour endurance tournament for Big 4 Carp and Big 4 Smallmouth Buffalo.
RV Parks In Lake Fork Area
Rolling Fork RV Park – Lakefront park with laundromat,fishing pond,boat launch,fishing pier, bath house, pavillion, water treatment system and picnic areas.
All Seasons Lake Fork Resort - On on the water at Lake Fork, with motel, swimming pool, restaurant, RV park with over 50 sites, boat ramp, boat slips, Lake Fork guide service available and lots of parking space.
For more choices, please view this website: http://www.ets-systems.com/lakefork/services/rvpark.htm