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Kids Fishing

Find a Kids Fishing Event

Events throughout the year are shown on the WRD events calendar. Search the calendar to view events by date and location. Most events occur Apr. to Sept. each year. Click the "Show Calendar" button on the right of the screen to see events by month.

Places to Fish with Kids

There are many kid- and family-friendly places to fish around the state. Find some places to go, including Public Fishing Areas and State Parks, and view other available opportunities.

Tips For Fishing With Kids

A fun family fishing adventure is certainly within your reach. We have assembled some tips for a safe and enjoyable outing along with some links and resources to learn more about family fishing.

State Fish Art Contest

The State-Fish Art Contest ignites children’s imagination while teaching them about fish and fishing. Find out how you or your child can be part of this exciting competition.

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