Hit the water June 6 & 7, 2015 for the 3rd Annual Whetstone Bay Walleye Fishing Tournament! Anyone with a valid South Dakota fishing license, a completed entry form with liability waiver and their entry fee paid can take part. Contestants must check in at the rules meeting and Calcutta June 5 which will be held at the Bonesteel Supper Club, Main Street Bonesteel at 7:00 p.m. One team member must attend. After the rules meeting a complimentary meal will be served.

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Basic Rules:

Tackle and Equipment: Artificial and live bait will be allowed. No live bait may be brought from unlicensed retailers and the number of poles is four for a 2-man team or six for a 3-man team. All South Dakota fishing laws must be followed.


Fishing Areas: All boats must leave the launch area of Whetstone Bay and must not be trailered to any other location; otherwise there is no boundary.


Fishing Hours: Saturday 8AM –3:00PM Weigh In (Must be in line by these times)

  Sunday 8AM – 2:00PM Weigh In


Numbers of teams: up to 99 teams or 199 people


Scoring: Seven Walleye will be weighed in. Prizes will be based on most weight, pounds and ounces. Only 2 fish over 20” are allowed. You can have up to the legal limit of fish in your boat (that is 8 for a 2-man team and 12 for a 3-man team). Whether you catch fish or not you need to check in at the Weigh Station. This is for everybody’s safety to make sure you are not stranded on the river.


Teams: You may enter as a 2-man or 3-man team only


Miscellaneous: Entrants are responsible for their own meals and reservations. Patrol boats will be in the area each day. State park Entrance License required for all vehicles.


This is a not-for-profit Tournament, all money less expenses will be paid back.

For more information, call Cory or Amy at Cuzn’s Corner.


2 Man Team          $150

3 Man Team          $200

Late Entry Fee       $225 to register

You must be registered by Wednesday, May 21!


Please make Checks to:

     Whetstone Bay Walleye Fishing Tournament

Send payment to:

     Cuzn’s Corner

     PO Box 407

     Bonesteel, SD  57317


Please call or email with any questions!

     Cory or Amy: 605-654-2612

     cuznscorner@yahoo.com

Big Fish Saturday: Jack Bartling 4.64 lbs.



Big Fish Sunday: Don Baker 4.92 lbs.



Whetstone Bay Walleye Tournament Entry 2013 2013

1st Place Team: 28.72 lbs.



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