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Round Valley Reservoir News – May 2014

Lake trout fishing in the Garden State
Republican & Herald
For those unfamiliar with lake trout fishing in the Garden State, the Division of Fish and Wildlife first stocked lake trout in Round Valley Reservoir, …

Naked man found beside Round Valley Reservoir is taken to hospital
Hunterdon County Democrat
CLINTON TWP. — A naked man was taken into custody near the Round Valley Reservoir dam on Saturday evening. He had allegedly taken LSD two …

Acorn Montessori School students seeking information on Round Valley history
Hunterdon County Democrat
Students are researching the history of Round Valley Reservoir because one of the school buildings, an old farm house, was moved to make way for …

Clinton cop injured by drunk driver at Round Valley
A police officer invloved in a water rescue at Round Valley Reservoir in Clinton Township was reportedly injured by a drunk driver at the boat launch.

Driver who allegedly backed boat trailer into policeman charged with DWI
Hunterdon County Democrat
CLINTON TWP. — A man who was trying to back his boat trailer up in the parking lot of the Round Valley Reservoir boat launch reportedly hit a police …

One person rescued from overturned sailboat at Round Valley Reservoir
Hunterdon County Democrat
CLINTON TWP. — One person was rescued by Whitehouse Rescue Squad after a sailboat overturned on Round Valley Reservoir on Sunday, May 11.

Reminder: Round Valley Trout Association Tournament Tomorrow Morning

This will be contest 2 of 8. Results from the first Round Valley Trout Association tournament of 2013 in April are here.

From the RVTA Website:
RVTA runs 8 contests per year. All (including non-members) may participate. Members will accrue Fisher Person of the Year (FPOY) points for each of the contests. You may register the morning of each contest at the top of the concrete ramp. A table will be set up and manned by RVTA members. C’mon out and try it!

RVTA April 2013 Tournament Winner
April 2013 RVTA Tournament Winner John Y. with a 22 3/4″ and 6.44lbs. Rainbow Trout.

2013 Contest Dates

April 14- RVTA Fishing Contest, Sunday, 6am
May 11- RVTA Fishing Contest, Saturday, 5:30am
May 18- Steve Welgoss Memorial Tournament (Tentative)
June 2- RVTA Fishing Contest, Sunday, 5:30am
June 15/16- Annual Open Contest, NJ Free Fishing Weekend
July 6- RVTA Fishing Contest, Saturday, 5:30am
August 11- RVTA Fishing Contest, Sunday, 5:30am
September 7- RVTA Fishing Contest, Saturday, 5:30am

May RVTA Monthly Trout Fishing Tournament Results

The Round Valley Trout Association’s monthly tournament was on held on a beautiful May day this past Saturday. It was such a nice day in fact that I wound up taking my kids to our local water park. If you ever get a chance check out Doorbrook Park in Colt’s Neck. The park is FREE and it has the most amazing playground / sandbox / water park you can imagine.

Thanks to Jody at Lebanon Bait & Sport for providing me with tournament results. If anyone has any pics they’d like me to post you can email them to robert at roundvalleyfishing dot com or post them to our facebook wall. Tournament winners are below. Visit the RVTA website for list of complete winners.

May 2012 RVTA Trout Tournament Winners

Rainbow / Brown Trout Division

Ron DeGraff Rainbow Trout 6lbs. 22.75inches

Lake Trout Division

Rocco Catania Lake Trout 3.82lbs. 22.75inches

Junior Division

Ryan Holub Lake Trout 2.88lbs. 20 1/2inches

Remember too, next Saturday is the Steve Welgoss Memorial Fishing Tournament. Sign up will be taken the day of the tournament at the weigh in table between the hours of 5:00am and 7:00am. Get more info via the RVTA website homepage.