2024 Registration Closed

Thank you for an amazing event!

Check back in 2025 to register for the 28th Annual Neal Taylor Nature Center Fish Derby!!


  1. Each individual must have their own separate registration submitted, including children.
  2. Adult registrants who are under 18 must include their parent or guardian’s name, phone number and email address.
  3. Registration badges must be worn at all times during derby hours. Click here to see when and where to pick up your registration badges.
  4. Registration for the Fish Derby DOES NOT INCLUDE CAMPING. Camping reservations can be made separately at or by calling (805) 568-2460
  5. All participants must fully read and follow the Fish Derby rules.

Got questions? Check out our FAQ page.

The Fish Derby is a fundraising event for the Neal Taylor Nature Center at Cachuma Lake. All prizes are provided by our donors and sponsors. All contributions are greatly appreciated.