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Eagle River Fishing Day for Kids

July 11, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a fun filled day for children between the ages of 7-12 years old.  Area fishing mentors come together to share the beautiful Northwoods by taking a child fishing for the afternoon.  It’s a great event where many fishing tales and traits are shared and learned.  Pre-registration is required. There are 50 spots available for kids to participate for free and are on a first come first serve bases.

Schedule of the Day’s Events:

10-11am  Registration/Check-in at the Vilas County Fairgrounds for children 7-12 years old. Parents/Guardian please stay with your child until he/she is assigned to a guide.

10–10:30am  “How To Tips” Fishing Seminars

10:30– 11:30am  Casting Contest

11:30am  Drawing to fish with Mentors – Parents/Guardians, please meet with the guide and fill out permission slips before leaving your child.

Noon  Mentors and Kids leave to go fishing  –  Bag lunch and soda/water provided

4pm  Mentors and Kids return from fishing.  Kids need to be picked up at the Vilas County Fairgrounds at 4pm sharp. 


July 11, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Eagle River Area Chamber & Visitors Center
800.359.6315 or 715.479.6400


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Vilas County Fairgrounds
164 Forest St
Eagle River, WI United States
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