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Fishing with a Ranger - Learn to Fish: Rainbow Trout!

1:00p to 4:00p
Sat, January 29, 2022
Lauren Sweat
(512) 243-1643

Join us at McKinney Falls State Park where youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.

Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities. Topics with a focus on rainbow trout will include knot tying, tackle assembly, casting, fish ID and habitats, safety and regulations, and distributing fishing equipment. TPWD Inland Fisheries will be stocking rainbow trout in Onion Creek, upstream of the Upper Falls, before the event. Equipment and bait provided for you to use during the event, or bring your own. No fishing license necessary. Event is free, but park entrance fees apply. Adults must accompany children. Bring sun protection and water.  

  • Meet: Upper Falls Picnic Area
  • Bring: Water and close-toed shoes.

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