Wildlife Resources
Wildlife Resources Logo
Fishing Home Contact Us News DNR Home
Wildlife Diversity
Hunting
Law Enforcement
Publications
Disability Services
News/Info
Licensing
go Wild!
License Plate
Kid Zone
go Wild
Bass Logo
Hooked On Fishing Not On Drugs

17th Annual Bowden

Fishing Derby

June 7, 2008

 

Schedule of activities

7:30

-

1:00

 

Registration

8:00

-

9:00

 

Fishing for Pre-School and Kindergarten age Children

9:30

-

10:30

 

Fishing for First and Second Grade Children

11:00

-

12:00

 

Fishing for Third, Fourth and Fifth Grade Children

12:30

-

1:30

 

Fishing for Sixth, Seventh and Eighth Grade Children

8:00

-

1:30

 

Catch and Release Pond Fishing Hours

Fishing Derby Rules

  • All children must be registered. Bring the completed form with you. Click here to download form*.
  • This event is for children ages 3-14.  Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Adults are not allowed to fish!  Adults can assist only (i.e. casting at the Put and Take Ponds).
  • Two trout limit at Put and Take Pond.  Fishing is allowed only with bait; no fish are to be released.
  • Younger kids may fish in older age groups until they catch their limit, but older kids are not allowed to fish in the younger age groups.
  • At the Catch and Release Pond users must be able to cast without assistance.  Only artificial lures are to be used.  Lures with multiple hooks are to be barbless.  All trout caught from the Catch and Release Ponds must be released immediately in good condition.

Location

Bowden Fish Hatchery, Randolph County, nine miles east of Elkins.

FREE FISHING FOR KIDS…………PRIZES AWARDED………PHOTOS BY KIWANIS
REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE…………CASTING CONTEST

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL…..ELKINS PARK & RECREATION  636-3960
WV DIVISION OF NATURAL RESOURCES  637-0245  OR  MONONGAHELA NATIONAL FOREST  636-1800  EXT. 289

* These pages are in PDF format.

Click here to get acrobat reader (You will need Acrobat Reader to view this file)


HOT TOPICS...
 | goWILD |  WV State Parks |  Wonderful WV Magazine |  State of West Virginia Home Page | 
 | Law Enforcement |  Wildlife Diversity | 
Contact Webmaster
2003 West Virginia Division of Natural Resources