< Back to All News

Saturday is Free Fishing Day

With great weather expected and a holiday weekend upon us, what better time to take a buddy or a family member fishing? Tomorrow (Saturday) is Free Fishing Day, which Steve Gonzalez with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife says happens twice a year…

Listen to Steve Gonzalez 1

That means you don’t need a license, which currently costs about 47 dollars. Gonzalez says the purposes of free fishing days are to expose someone to the activity who has never tried it, and also just to spend some quality time on a lake, river, or stream…

Listen to Steve Gonzalez 2

Although you don’t need a license, all fishing regulations apply, such as bag and size limits and gear restrictions.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment



* captcha