The 4th Annual South Platte Pro Am Carp Slam, Sponsored by Wells Fargo, World Fishing Network, RIO Fishing Products and Trout's Fly Fishing

When: Saturday, August 21st and 22nd, 2010 Where: Fuel Café in Denver, Colorado

Please join Denver Trout Unlimited as they host the 4th Annual Carp Slam on the banks of the South Platte River in Downtown Denver. This is your chance to become Colorado's premier Carp Fisherman while supporting TU's river conservation efforts. The Grand Prize for winning the "open" format is $1,500.  All proceeds go toward restoration projects taking place on the metro section of the South Platte River.

In addition, Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper will speak to participants during lunch about the city’s promotion and involvement in River South and River North, the key initiatives that are helping to restore and enhance the S. Platte River for a variety of recreation uses, including fishing!

A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

In addition to Wells Fargo as the lead sponsor for the event, this year’s sponsors include World Fishing Network, Trout’s Fly Fishing, Rio Fishing Products, Umpqua, Ross Fly Rods and Reels, Temple Fork Outfitters,,, Orvis Cherry Creek, Hardy and Greys,, Charlie’s Fly Box, Colorado Skies Outfitters, Tonto Hair, Willie Stewart,,, Fuel Café and Wynkoop Brewing Co.

Thanks to this year’s sponsors, Day 1 amateur participants will each receive a gift of a pair of Oakley sunglasses (valued at over $150), Rio fly line and leaders (valued at $85), a commemorative Carp Slam T-shirt and numerous other items as a thank you for participating in the event.

Registration Info

You must register ahead of time for the event. To register for the event, or find out additional information, please visit or call 720-24TROUT for tickets.

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