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Learn to Fish: Colliery Dam

Date: May 13, 2018 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

In this 2 hour session you’ll learn the basics of freshwater fishing including: hatchery roles, fish identification, tackle, rod rigging, casting, and hands-on fishing.

  • Rapala fishing rods provided
  • For children ages 5 and older, with accompanying adults
  • Programs run rain or shine
  • Registration required.  Click here. Find program by searching keyword "fish", then under "Outdoors - Children"
  • Meet at the Lower Lake

Important! Please ensure you arrive on time as the introductory information on fishing techniques and ethics are important to your participation in the hands-on fishing portion.  We reserve the right to deny entry to those arriving after the program has started.

Location: Colliery Dam Park, Nanaimo Map

Cost: By Donation

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Thank you to our sponsors: Habitat Conservation Trust Foundation, Rapala, BC Ram Dealers, Backroad Mapbooks, Province of British Columbia, and Yamaha Motor Canada.