• Youth Fishing Fun Day

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    Name: Youth Fishing Fun Day
    Date: June 2, 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Youth Fishing Fun Day at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge
    Come enjoy a fun day of fishing for youths 15 and under on June 1, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.! Our event offers easy pond fishing for young people learning how to fish. Free loaner poles and bait will be available. Staff will be on hand to assist with casting, knot tying, and fishing.

    The event is located at Hog Range Pond, on Route 355, approximately 5 miles south of Churck Creek, Maryland, near Blackwater NWR. Park at the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center pavilion across from Blackwater NWR. Sorry, pets are not permitted.

    To register or for more information, contact Tom Miller at 410-228-2677 or thomas_j_miller@fws.gov . Pre-registration begins May 1. The first 100 youths to register will receive a free hot dog lunch and goodies.

     For further information and pre-registration, call 410-228-2677.
    Directions to Hog Range Pond: From Route 50 in Cambridge, turn onto Route 16 West. Travel approximately 7 miles to Church Creek. Turn left onto Route 335. Travel approximately 5 miles. Once you pass Key Wallace Drive on your left, turn right at the entrance to the Harriet Tubman Visitor Center. Park in the secondary parking lot next to the pavilion behind the Tubman Visitor Center.
    Date/Time Information:
    Saturday, June 1, 2019
    9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Contact Information:
    Tom Miller at 410-228-2677
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