TheEarly Opener Trout Derbyis open to adults and children at Diaz Lake. Breakfast burritos and coffee is available at sign up. Prizes will be awarded to kids who catch a fish. Fish weigh in will be at 3 PM.
Location: Diaz Lake, which is 61.1 miles from the Vagabond Inn Bishop hotel. Entry fee is $10 for adults and $5 for kids. The event starts at 6:30 AM.
TheBlake Jones Trout Derbywas originally known as the annual fishing derby and named after the legendary Bishop angler Blake Jones, who invented the cheese bait. Hosted by the Bishop Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau, the derby offers prizes from local merchants such as fishing rods, float tubes, custom lures, lodging, dinners, kid prizes, cash drawing, blind bogey prizes, and other goodies. Each participant can submit 5 caught fish to increase their chances of winning.
Location: Pleasant Valley Reservoir, which is just 9.8 miles from the Vagabond Inn Bishop hotel.
The7th Annual Mammoth Biathlonis a 3 day long event and America's largest winter biathlon. Friday will have the biathlon and skate clinics; Saturday will have junior, beginner, adult and Wounded Warrior Races; and Sunday will have the elite, National Guard, intermediate/advanced adult, and senior races.
Location: Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, which is just 46.2 miles from the Vagabond Inn Bishop hotel.