Posts Tagged ‘Fishing’

Family Fun and Fish Day returns for 2017!

Posted on: May 3rd, 2017 by Brent Gotsch

Fish­ing with the fam­ily is a great way to con­nect with each other and expe­ri­ence the great outdoors!

Back by pop­u­lar demand for a sixth year in a row, AWSMP in coop­er­a­tion with the New York State Depart­ment of Envi­ron­men­tal Con­ser­va­tion (DEC) is host­ing “Fam­ily Fun & Fish Day” at Ken­neth Wil­son State Camp­ground located at 859 Wit­ten­berg Road, Mount Trem­per, NY on Sat­ur­day, May 20 from 11:00am to 1:30pm.

All fish­ing sup­plies will be pro­vided, though you are wel­come to bring your own if you have them. No fish­ing license is required.

Reg­is­ter by May 18, 2017 in order to par­tic­i­pate. Reg­is­ter online now by click­ing here. For more infor­ma­tion on the event con­tact Brent Gotsch at 845–688-3047 Ext. 3, or by email at DEC charges a $6 fee per car for admis­sion to the camp­ground — all other activ­i­ties at Fam­ily Fun and Fish Day are free.

DEC fish­eries staff and vol­un­teers with local Trout Unlim­ited chap­ters will intro­duce youth and oth­ers to the sport of fish­ing and pro­vide edu­ca­tion on fish iden­ti­fi­ca­tion and aquatic ecol­ogy. Other fam­ily friendly activ­i­ties include a bar­beque, and arts and crafts under the pavil­ion start­ing at noon. Please let us know in advance if you have spe­cial needs related to the day’s activities.


Family Fun and Fish Day!

Posted on: October 3rd, 2016 by Caroline Stupple

Another suc­cess­ful Fam­ily Fun and Fish Day has come and gone; the cooler tem­per­a­tures and occa­sional driz­zle didn’t keep our par­tic­i­pants or their catches away! Every year the Ashokan Water­shed Stream Man­age­ment part­ners with NYS Depart­ment of Envi­ron­men­tal Con­ser­va­tion and Trout Unlim­ited to get fam­i­lies out­side and expe­ri­enc­ing one of the many won­der­ful recre­ational activ­i­ties we, here in the Catskills, have avail­able to us.

Take a look at the joy that was had and make sure to join us next year for another fam­ily, fun, and fish filled day!

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 If you have any ques­tions about this event or would like to learn more about the Ashokan Water­shed Stream Man­age­ment pro­grams please call (845)-688‑3047.