Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Youth Saltwater Fishing Clinics - Summer 2016

Washington Oaks Gardens State Park
Salt Water Fishing Workshops for
  Adult & Children 


The Florida Department of Environmental Protection's Washington Oaks Gardens State Park will host hands-on Saltwater Fishing workshops beginning July 7th to help teach adult and child participants techniques for catching fish, as well as the importance of conservation and safety while fishing.  
Participants will have the opportunity to learn how to identify different saltwater fish species commonly caught in local waters. Participants will receive training on how to use a fishing rod and reel while fishing along the bank of the Intracoastal Waterway.

All fishing gear will be provided for each participant to use during the workshop, including complete rod, reel, fishing tackle and bait.  Upon completion of the workshop each participant will be awarded a certificate and a souvenir fishing packet.

Snacks and beverages will be provided during the workshops and participants may bring a bag lunch if desired.

The cost of the workshop is $20.00 per participant, which includes the park entrance fee. This is a three hour workshop and spaces are limited. Call or email now to choose your date!

Advance registration is required by contacting the Park:

PH: (386) 446-6783 

 The workshops will take place:
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Adult workshops (age 18-up).
July 7, 14, 21, & 28

Youth workshops (age 8-17) 
July 8, 15, 22 & 29

Washington Oaks Gardens State Park
6400 North Oceanshore Blvd.
      Palm Coast, Florida 32137         

Event Source - Press Release


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