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My Catch App Details 

The past and continued success of the Kootenay Lake Angler Incentive Program is attributed to angler participation. Your continued help to reduce Gerrard Rainbow Trout and Bull Trout abundance will significantly contribute to increases in kokanee survival rates.


General Rules of the Event:

1. All provincial, regional, and in-season fishing regulations must be adhered to.

2. Only Rainbow Trout or Bull Trout caught in the main lake body of Kootenay Lake are eligible. Fish caught in the West Arm of Kootenay Lake are not eligible.

3. Each main lake harvested Rainbow Trout or Bull Trout can be entered in the events.

4. To enter, anglers must download the free MyCatch mobile app which is available for both iOS (Apple App Store) and Android (Google Play Store) and login to activate the tournament on the app using the same login email and password that you used to register in the tournament.

How to Register for an Event

Watch the How To Register for an Event Video below to learn more about using the MyCatch Kootenay Lake Angler Event registration process.

Download the My Catch App

To download the MyCatch App and register for the events you will need to have:

  • A Smart Phone
  • An Email Address

Android Devise Users go to Google Play
IPhone Users go to App Store

Note: Please ensure you are logged into MyCatch with the same account you used to sign up to the event. Your catches will not count if you are logged into the wrong account. Once you’re logged in, make sure that the green event bar is visible. When you see this bar, the event is active and you can start fishing right away.

How to Log Your Catch 

Watch the How To Log Your Catch Video below to learn more about using the My Catch Kootenay Lake Angler Event App.

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Rules of the Events
and Regulations

Learn more about the rules of the draw and regulations.



2023 Event Prize Details

Learn more about the weekend and summer-long event prizes.