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Cub Scout Fishing Derby

  • Camp De Soto 174 Camp Desoto Road El Dorado, AR, 71730 United States (map)
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Some photos from this year's event!  Thank you to all who came out and had a great time. Also thank you to the volunteers who organized this great event and staffed all the programs and especially those who helped in the kitchen.

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The Cub Scout Fishing Derby is a great fall event that takes place at Camp De Soto.  All packs are invited to attend along with all family members of currently registered Cub Scouts.

A lot of great activities will be taking place at camp besides the fishing!  The ever-popular GaGa Ball pit will be available along with our BB gun range along with a many other fun and exciting activities.

You can come out for just the day or spend the night on Friday and/or Saturday!

Register online today using the link above or print off a hard copy of the registration found below.

Scouts and their family members can register for $14 until October 20th!  After that day, the registration price will be $25 per attendee except for children 4 years of age or younger.

This event is open to non-Scouting members with a cost of $25 per person except for children 4 years of age and younger.



  • 5pm to 10pm - Camper Check-In
  • 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Night GaGa Ball & Movie


  • 7am - 10am - Morning Check-In
  • 7:15am - 8am - Fundraiser Breakfast
  • 8am - 8:15am - Opening
  • 8:15am - 11:30am - Fishing Derby & Open Activities
  • 11am - 12:30pm - Lunch
  • 1pm - 4pm - Casting Contest & Open Activities
  • 4pm - 4:15pm - Award Ceremony @ Dining Hall
  • 5pm - 5:30pm - Religious Service
  • 5:30pm - 6:30pm - Dinner/Campfire/Bobcat Ceremony
  • 10pm - Quite Time


  • 7:30am - 10am - Break Camp & Clean Campsites
Earlier Event: October 27
Last Day for Units to Return Popcorn
Later Event: October 30
Popcorn Orders Due