Copper Breaks State Park will host the second annual Larry Criss Memorial Fishing Tournament on June 14, 2014. This memorial event is in honor of Crowell resident Larry Criss who was an avid fisherman and regular visitor at Copper Breaks.
It is $10.00 per person to enter the tournament in addition to the regular park admission fee of $2 for adults. All participants must register and pay fees before starting the tournament. Registration starts at 8:00 a.m. Saturday June 22, 2013. The tournament ends at 8:00 a.m.Sunday June 23, 2013.
A prize will be awarded for the biggest fish caught.
For more information on the fishing tournament or other Copper Breaks events or facilities, contact the park during regular business hours of 8:00.a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily. Copper Breaks State Park is located 13 miles south of Quanah and eight miles north of Crowell on State Highway 6.
â??No fishing license is required to fish at Copper Breaks,â?? said event coordinator Wendell Barberee. â??So bring the kids and come on out. Life is better outside.â??