Free Family Fly Fishing Program, October 14th, 2017. Registration Required!

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly fish or what fly fishing is?  Now is your opportunity to try fly fishing at no cost to you: no fishing license or equipment needed!


In partnership, the PA Fish and Boat Commission, Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center and the Forks of the Delaware Chapter of Trout Unlimited is providing a FREE  “Introduction to Fly Fishing Program”  Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center, 400 Belfast Rd, Nazareth, PA 18064.  This course is designed for families interested in learning the basics of fly fishing equipment and casting techniques. On water skills and fishing will be provided at a nearby pond on Bushkill Township “Preserved Open Space” located on Kromer Rd. approximately 3 miles from the visitor center. Participants must provide their own transportation to the fishing site.


This course is the perfect place to learn fly fishing basics and meet other people interested in fishing!  Invite your friends, family or anybody else who may be interested in joining you for a day of fun on the water with a fly.


Pre –registration is required: Register by 4 p.m. October 12, 2017.  Registration can be completed online at under the calendar of events or click here.  Registration is on a first come first serve basis and space is limited.  Participants should dress for outdoor weather. Bring your own lunch and snacks. The program will be held rain or shine.
If you have questions about the program please contact Brian Wagner at 484-894-8289.