Looking for something fun to do this weekend with the family? June 6-14, 2015, you may be able to take advantage of free fishing in your state. Maybe you will be on vacation and want to do some boating? Here is some information for you on National Fishing and Boating Week.
National Fishing and Boating Week, a national celebration of fishing and boating, takes place the first full week of June every year. This year it’s June 6-14, 2015. It highlights the importance of recreational boating and fishing in enhancing people’s’ quality of life and preserving our country’s natural beauty. It also is when most state’s offer their Free Fishing Days (without a license.)
National Free Fishing And Boating Week
Free Fishing Days 2015
During National Fishing and Boating Week, most states offer free fishing days. These are days where anglers are allowed to fish on public bodies of water without a fishing license.
Free fishing days are a perfect opportunity for beginners to try out fishing for the first time. If you already have a fishing license, consider taking a friend or family member who has never been fishing, out on the water for the day.
Please note that the individual states may place certain restrictions and other regulations may apply, so be sure to contact your state fish and wildlife agency for specific state regulations.
Boating and fishing can be great family fun! Enjoy National Fishing and Boating Week, June 6-14, 2015. Be sure to check your individual state for specifics, here.