Kids gather for fishing contest on Perch Lake
The St. Croix County Parks Department teamed up with the St. Croix Sportsman Alliance to organize a kids' fishing contest at Perch Lake Saturday, Feb 23.
The two-hour contest was open to children ages 6-12. Some 58 kids checked in eager to learn about ice fishing and kept alliance, park and Friends of Perch Lake (FOPL) volunteers very busy drilling and clearing holes and giving advice. Most had not previously enjoyed the pastime.