the Minnesota Darkhouse & Angling Association

 

East Ottertail Area Chapter

EVENTS

 

 

 

DARKHOUSE MEETINGS

Chapter meetings are held at the New York Mills VFW the

1st Thursday of each month, September through April.

 

Current East Otter Tail Chapter programs and events:

 

  • Raffle held at conclusion of each monthly meeting.

  • Conduct spring cleanup of local lake surfaces prior to ice-out….teams of chapter members meet on local lakes for this annual cleanup project.

  • Decoy making contest for members….beginner-level and advanced-level awards presented.

  • Secondary education scholarships available to chapter members’ youth.

  • Annual large northern and walleye winter fishing contest for members with awards presented each spring.

  • Summer fishing tournament and picnic held for chapter members and their families.

 

Interesting fact:

   The largest annual Minnesota decoy show is held each March in the Perham Community Center.  In conjunction with this popular and well-attended event, the Minnesota Dark House & Angling Club state-wide spring meeting is held in a local Perham facility.

The GATHERING

IS A HUGE BUY-SELL-TRADE SPORTING COLLECTIBLES SHOW

FEATURING THE TOP WOOD CARVERS FROM AROUND THE NATION.

SPEAR FISHING DECOY AND GUNNING BIRD DECOY CONTESTS.

 

~FEATURING~

John Jensen's Nationals - Fish Decoy Competition &

Casey Edwards National Gunning Bird Contest

~ NFDA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS ~

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