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Kid's Fishing Derbies- SNF

Date(s): 
5/18/2019
Time(s): 
8:00am., Saturday
Description: 
Shawnee National Forest is hosting this free event at two locations open to children 5-15 years old.  No fishing license is needed for youth 15 and under. Please bring your own gear and bait if you have it, some will be available.  Lunch will be provided.  
Registation starts at 8:00 a.m.;  fishing contest starts at 8:30 a.m.

Call for more details.
Location 1:  Pennant Bar, Grantsburg, IL in the Hidden Springs Ranger District, 618-658-2111, Mon.-Fri.
Location 2:  Oakwood Bottoms Interpretive Site, Grand Tower, IL in the Mississippi Bluffs Ranger District, 618-833-8576, Tues - Fri.

Sponsored by Friends of the Shawnee National Forest, Friends of Turkey Bayou, Future Angler Foundation, and various local businesses.
For more information: 
 
Event Type: 
Fishing; Family Event; Nature; Outdoor Event
DNR Region(s): 
5
Location: 
Shawnee National Forest at two locations
DNR Park: 
 
Address: 
 
City, State ZIP: 
  IL  
Directions: 
 
Contact person/email: 
Hidden Springs Ranger Dist. /  
Phone/Fax: 
618-658-2111 /  
Other Phone: 
Mississippi Bluffs 618-833-8576