This pond in Kennewick, Washington gets stocked with monster rainbows in preparation of a youth fishing event.
The Columbia Park pond in Kennewick gets stocked for their 18th fishing derby since 1998.
Watch as crews being the process of stocking 5,000 to 6,000 rainbow trout in the Columbia Park pond.
Ken Johanning is the founder of Kids Outdoor Education, and expects about 1,500 to 1,600 kids to attend this year’s event. Certain trout will be tagged, and catching them will garner special prizes.
Everyone attending the event will receive a new rod and reel. Now that’s one heck of a fishing derby!
Another fishing derby story, here.