2018 Grand prize value = $1000.

Fishing Contest 8 am to 3pm.

Prizes are given out at Oroville Chamber’s Annual Ice Fishing Festival at Molson.  Activities in the Molson Grange Hall include a deluxe breakfast 7am-10:30am, arts & crafts show, bingo 1-3 pm, lunch, raffle prizes and more.  For more information visit orovillewashington.com

Call if you can help the volunteers or want to learn more.


2017 - 18 fish were caught and the total weight was 36.3 pounds.
2016 - 32 fish were caught and the total weight was 39.5 pounds.
2015 - 19 fish were caught and the total weight was just under 33 pounds.

Eden Valley Guest Ranch is 6-miles south of the event area. 
Call us for cabin information and cabin reservations for your family at 509-485-4002.

Other fun things to do in the area!

  • Highland Snow Park Cross Country skiing plus birding area.
  • Snowmobile ~ bring your own.
  • Snow Shoe ~ bring your own or rent from Sitzmark 509-486-2700
  • For where to use public trails call the Chambers for info: Oroville 476-2739/Tonasket 486-4543.
  • Ski or Board at Sitzmark. Kitchen open to the public for lunch!  Open 10 am to 4 pm Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.

Thank you to Patrick Stice (Eden Valley Guest Ranch) for Aerator Management.  The Molson Grange received a two-year grant from the WA Department of Fish and Wildlife for reimbursement for electricity and other operational costs for the aerator.  Thank you to land owner Kevin Myrick.

Questions? Call Karen Frisbie, Oroville Chamber Volunteer,  (509) 557-5165 or see our face book page.

To check out our Okanogan Highland weather, please see our

Eden Valley Cam at http://edenvalleyranch.dev/home/eden-valley-cam.html.