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TWENTY SIXTH ANNUAL CAMP 7 KIDS FISHING DAY ATTRACTS OVER 350 YOUTH

Forestville, WI. Saturday, June 10th was Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend along with National Fishing Week and the National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) and Learn 2 Fish With Us were present helping to educate youth and families on the skills needed to fish.  Kids Fishing Day was held at Camp 7 Lake which is located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, in the Hiawatha National Forest.           NPAA…

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NPAA and FAF to Participate in Hiawatha NF 26th Annual Kids Fishing Day June 10th

Forestville, WI:  The Hiawatha National Forest and partners are co-hosting our 26th year Kids Fishing Day at Camp 7 Campground Day Use Area on Saturday June 10th from 11:00am until 3:30pm.   This year promises to be awesome as we have several new events including Backyard Bass with Professional NPAA Angler Educator Captain Greg Karch who will teach the techniques of casting (See picture). There will again be the trout pond…

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Future Angler Foundation supports Free Fishing Day June 3rd in Ashland, Wisconsin

Forestville, WI:  There’s nothing like the thrill of that first tug on your fishing line—you have to feel it for yourself! If your kids want to learn to fish, come join us for “Kids Fishing Day” on Saturday, June 3, 2017, at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, Ashland, WI. The event runs from 9 am to 1 pm. Be sure to arrive no later than 12 noon to allow…

FAF and NPAA to help at Urban Kids Fishing Derby in Washington D.C.

Forestville, WI: Urban American Outdoors will be hosting the Urban Kids Fishing Derby (Catch and Release) in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, June 3, 2017. The event is from 8 a.m. to 12 noon at the Constitution Gardens Lake on the Washington D.C. National Mall and it’s FREE. There will be a $100 grand prize for biggest fish caught then released. Robert “Nick” Schmal, Executive Director of the Future Angler Foundation (NPAA #123) and Jesse Tintes, of Tintes Outdoors…

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Learning and Fishing Fun at LLGF Ft. Myers/Matlacha FL. Event

Forestville, Wisconsin: “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” (LLGF) had a full class of nearly 60 people who came to learn fishing skills at the Gulf Coast University March 11-12 at Greater Pine Island Elks Lodge. The University offered education, hands-on fishing activities, networking and an optional fishing trip. While the participants were predominately female, some brought husbands and teens for the whole family to learn fishing. The “No Yelling School of Fishing” began on…

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RBFF ELECTS JEFF MARBLE AS NEW BOARD CHAIRMAN

Forestville, WI. The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) yesterday announced Jeff Marble as the organization’s new board chairman. Marble joins six other new board appointees who will work closely with RBFF leadership to meet its mission, including its goal to increase participation from the current level of 46 million to 60 million in 60 months. “We are pleased to have such a strong leader in Jeff Marble to steer our…

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RBFF LAUNCHES 60 IN 60 TOOLKIT TO INCREASE FISHING PARTICIPATION

Forestville. WI. The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) yesterday announced the release of its 60 in 60 Toolkit. The Toolkit, which includes research, best-practices and free resources, aims to help fishing and boating stakeholders increase participation from the current 46 million anglers to 60 million anglers by 2021, contributing to gains in boating and conservation. The 60 in 60 Toolkit is a step-by-step guide that includes: Information on why 60…

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Learning and Fishing Fun with LLGF at Ft. Myers/Matlacha, FL

Forestville, WI. “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” (LLGF) hosted a full class of nearly 60 people who came to learn fishing skills at the Gulf Coast University March 11-12 at the Greater Pine Island Elks Lodge. The University offered education, hands-on fishing activities, networking and an optional fishing trip. While the participants were predominately female, some brought husbands and teens for the whole family to learn fishing. The “No Yelling School of…

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Boating Season Just Around the Corner

Forestville, WI. It’s that time of year again, so get prepared for the upcoming boating season with customized boating safety books, banners, buttons, stickers and more. WearItBoater.com is your one-stop-shop for a wide array of creative and functional products for students, teachers and instructors. It’s tempting not to wear a life jacket while on the water, especially on nice days. You want to get some sun, you think you’ll get too hot,…

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Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing! To Host Juno Beach Surf Fishing Clinic March 25

Forestville, WI. Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing will host a surf fishing clinic conducted by Pompano Rich Vidulich from 7:30 a.m. to noon, March 25, 2017 at Loggerhead Park 14200 US-1, Juno Beach, FL 33408. The event includes more than four hours of hands-on instruction and fishing on the beach. Anglers can learn the most effective techniques for catching and releasing fish found along the beaches such as pompano, whiting, croaker, bluefish, Spanish mackerel, black…