Fishing Basics

Learn about the different kinds of fish in Iowa, fishing safety, casting, and how to tie a hook. It is Free Fishing Weekend in Iowa so no license is needed. Bait and poles will be provided. Feel free to bring a chair to sit in.



AGES: 5+

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Yellow Banks Park, Families, Outdoor Recreation

Upcoming Times

Yellow Banks Park, Pond Parking Lot

Friday, Jun 02, 2023   10:00 AM

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