Great Ontario Salmon Derby 2019

June 29-August 17, 2019

Sponsored by the Toronto Sun, the Annual Great Ontario Salmon Derby is North America’s largest freshwater fishing derby and takes place in the Canadian waters of Lake Ontario attracting participants from Florida, Arizona, Michigan and other US States.  The Derby has been running for the past 23 years across the North Shore of Lake Ontario, with 10 weigh-in stations, attracting over 22,000 participants over a 50 day period.

Fishermen/women compete for various weekly prizes including cash, tackle, rods, reels and a 2019 Toyota 4Runner for the heaviest salmon caught overall. All profits realized by the Derby are donated to projects that help the salmon fishery.

FREE entry into the Great Ontario Salmon Derby 2019

– when you charter with Salmon Express”

Visit to see a complete list of prizes, rules and to order tickets online.