Tuesday, September 8, 2009
The Carson National Fish Hatchery will hold its 11th annual Kids' Fishing Day on Saturday, Sept. 12.
The event will run from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be no registration after 12 with fishing wrapping up by 1 p.m.
The event is open to everyone aged 12 and under. The hatchery will have two adult holding ponds filled with 1,000 rainbow trout just waiting to be caught!! There will be a two fish limit per child again this year.
In addition to the fishing, the miniature golf course (Migration Golf - Links to the Sea) will be set up and ready for players. There will also be educational activities, a practice casting station and free hot dogs, fruit and drinks.
Join the fun! Poles, bait, tackle and fish cleaning will be provided. You may want to bring a cooler with ice to take your fish home.
For further information about the event, please call the hatchery at 427-5905.
The Carson National Fish Hatchery is located 14 miles north of Carson at milepost 14 on the Wind River Highway.