Georgia residents will not need a state fishing license to fish free on any public waters, or a Wildlife Management Area license to fish on a PFA, WMA or on Waters Creek. Happy National Fishing and Hunting Day.
Northeast Georgia activities
Buford Dam-Lower pool, call 770-945-9531 for directions, kids fishing event. The Georgia WRD will stock the trout for the event. Open, 9am-1pm, to kids 15 and younger with an adult. A limited number of fishing poles will be available. Hot dogs, drinks and snacks will be provided free of charge. Fly tying demos and the JAKES Take Aim trailer will be there for additional fun. Phone: 770-535-5498
Outdoor Adventure Day-Unicoi State Park, Family fun Open to all ages. 10am-4pm.Trout fishing and instruction, skeet, air gun and archery shooting, live animals and more. All activities are free. Phone: 770-535-5498 or 770-535-5700 or 800-573-9659 ext. 305.
Northwest Georgia activities
Kids Fishing Event, Summerville Fish Hatchery, Kids 15 and under with an adult. 8am-12 noon. Fishing for catfish, bream, and bass. Bring your own fishing rods and gear, bait and cooler if you want to keep your catch. Contact Danny Johnson for more information phone: 706-624-1161
Outdoor Adventure Day, James H. “Sloppy” Floyd State Park. Family fun Open to all ages. 9am-3pm.Trout fishing and instruction, skeet, air gun and archery shooting,canoeing, bb gun aim, laser shot, snake show and climbing wall, live animals and more. All activities are free and free parking. Contact Lisa Bohannon phone: 706-295-6041 or Sam McDuffle 706-85-0826.
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