New Anglers Net Fishing Skills at “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” Gulf Coast University June 27-28

Women from all around Florida united to learn fishing skills at the “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” (LLGF) Gulf Coast University June 27-28 at Bass Pro Shops, Fort Myers, FL. The University offered education, fishing skill practice and an optional fishing trip. The “No Yelling School of Fishing” provided classroom presentations by Capt. Jon Fetter/Inshore Fishing, Capt. Debbie Hanson/Fishing Basics, Betty Bauman/Conservation and Capt. Rob Fussnecker/Best Times to Fish. Skill practice…

Ladies with Saltwater Fish

Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Hosts the LLGF Screamin’ Reels Tournament Aug. 14-16, 2020 Islamorada, FL

Women, men and teens are invited to a non intimidating LLGF Fishing Screamin’ Reels tournament with education Aug. 14-16 in Islamorada, FL. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the tournament kicks off on Friday with a class on offshore fishing and conservation, plus an appetizer contest from 6-8 pm at The Tavernier Elks Club. Saturday and Sunday is fishing, learning on the water and friendly angler competition…

Women with Fishing Poles

Learn How to Fish at “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” South Florida August 21-23, 2020

Women, men and teens are invited to tackle offshore fishing skills at the South Florida “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University, August 21-23 at the International Game Fish Association, Dania Beach., FL. Hosted by the nonprofit organization, the “No Yelling School of Fishing” offers classroom presentations, networking, hands-on skill practice and an optional charter fishing trip. Activities launch Friday evening with an informal meet-and-greet at the IGFA from 6-7:30pm. On Saturday…

Women with Saltwater Fish

Women to Tackle Inshore Saltwater Fishing at Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Gulf Coast University, June 27-28, 2020

The popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University returns to the Gulf Coast June 27-28, 2020 for their saltwater inshore fishing seminar weekend at Bass Pro Shops Fort Myers. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the event offers classroom instruction, hands-on fishing activities, conservation, networking and optional guided boat fishing. This date was rescheduled from March due to Covid-19. Perfect for women, men and teens who want to learn…

Youth Anglers Hold Smallmouth Bass

Record Numbers of Young People Discovering Fishing

Something very strange is happening across the country involving teens and fishing. Though some speculate it may be a result of COVID-19, or perhaps distance learning about angling education, or possibly even Saturday morning television shows about teens catching fish, one thing is clear… today’s teens are suddenly going fishing in record-breaking numbers. For instance, in one week, the Minnesota DNR sold a record 13,369 fishing licenses in to resident…

State-Fish Art Contest Extended to April 30th due to Corona Virus

With thousands of students and families impacted by COVID-19, Wildlife Forever and our team of host organizations have extended the State-Fish Art Contest deadline to April 30th, 2020.  This extension will allow more time for students to compete and participate while schools are shutdown. The Free Fish On Lesson Plan, entry forms and resources are available at www.StateFishArt.org. The State-Fish Art Contest®, supported by Title Sponsor Bass Pro Shops, is a…

Into the Outdoors

New R3 Angling Videos, TV Shows and Educational Curriculum Gifted to R3 Community

In its third year of Getting Families Fishing, this national education initiative launched by the Future Angler Foundation and the Into the Outdoors Education Network recently added another 16 aquatic and angling education videos along with 16 dedicated topic webpages as part of their 2019 FWS grant. This builds a total of 32 fishing videos and web pages with educational materials that are free, open source to the entire R3…

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Learn How to Fish at “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” South Florida April 24-26, 2020

Women, men and teens are invited to tackle offshore fishing skills at the South Florida “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University, April 24-26 at the International Game Fish Association, Dania Beach., FL. Hosted by the nonprofit organization, the “No Yelling School of Fishing” offers classroom presentations, networking, hands-on skill practice and an optional charter fishing trip. Activities launch Friday evening with an informal meet-and-greet at the IGFA from 6-7:30pm. On Saturday…

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Women to Tackle Inshore Saltwater Fishing at Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Gulf Coast University, March 21-22, 2020

The popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University returns to the Gulf Coast March 21-22, 2020 for their saltwater inshore fishing seminar weekend at Bass Pro Shops Fort Myers. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the event offers classroom instruction, hands-on fishing activities, conservation, networking and optional guided boat fishing. Perfect for women, men and teens who want to learn local fishing, this “No-Yelling School of Fishing” offers an…

Ladies, Learn to Catch Freshwater Fish at South Florida Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing University, Feb. 8, 2020

Forestville, WI: The popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University will conduct a freshwater fishing seminar with guided fishing on Saturday, Feb. 8 at the International Game Fish Association (IGFA) and Bass Pro Shops, Dania Beach, FL from 10:00 am to 3 pm. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the educational event offers classroom instruction, conservation, hands-on fishing activities, networking, a guided fishing experience from land and gifts. The…