Ice fishing now open! This winter, Valens will be open for ice fishing on a daily basis. Only catch and release fishing will be permitted. Please note that bait and rental huts will not be available.
For updated ice and fishing conditions, please call Valens at 905-525-2183 or 519-621-6029. http://www.conservationhamilton.ca/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=62&Itemid=67
Join us for Valens 4th Annual Ice Fishing Derby on Saturday January 30, 2010 from sunrise to 1 p.m. This is a Catch and Release Bluegill and Crappie Derby. Tickets are available in advance or day of at a cost of $25 per adult and $10 per child (12 and under). There are lots of great prizes for the top catches.
Valens also has a lot of other activities to offer visitors during the winter months.
When ice conditions permit, strap on your skates and take a few spins around the cleared skating rink on Valens’ reservoir.
Explore Valens’ 10-kilometers of trails, groomed for cross-country skiing (when conditions permit) or by foot. Track Valens’ animal residents in the snow or just enjoy the beauty of the area in winter.