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As of July 1, Game and Parks will begin hosting some educational and naturalist programs on a limited basis. Visitors to offices, interpretive centers, education centers, nature centers and indoor events are temporarily required to wear a face mask. Please visit outdoornebraska.org/healthinfo for more information.

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Learn to Hunt Camp 8:30 am
Learn to Hunt Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 1 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Students will learn the fundamentals of safe and successful hunting, including hunting techniques, firearm handling and marksmanship, species identification, tree stand safety, and conservation principles. Students will gain hands-on experience with modern bowhunting equipment and[...]
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Learn to Hunt Camp 8:30 am
Learn to Hunt Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 2 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Students will learn the fundamentals of safe and successful hunting, including hunting techniques, firearm handling and marksmanship, species identification, tree stand safety, and conservation principles. Students will gain hands-on experience with modern bowhunting equipment and[...]
Glock Practice Nights 5:00 pm
Glock Practice Nights @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Come practice for upcoming Glock matches at the Outdoor Education Center on July 6, August 3, and September 7. Attend as few or as many nights as you wish, $10 per attendance. Course of fire[...]
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Learn to Hunt Camp 8:30 am
Learn to Hunt Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 3 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Students will learn the fundamentals of safe and successful hunting, including hunting techniques, firearm handling and marksmanship, species identification, tree stand safety, and conservation principles. Students will gain hands-on experience with modern bowhunting equipment and[...]
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FIRST SHOTS Archery 12:00 pm
FIRST SHOTS Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Take your first shots with us! The biggest challenge for new shooters is getting started. First Shots makes getting started in shooting very easy – and, best of all, it’s only $10! At a First[...]
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SECOND SHOT Pistol 6:00 pm
SECOND SHOT Pistol @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Our Second Shot Handgun course teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for owning and using a handgun safely. In addition, this class has been designed as a small group setting with the instructor[...]
Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This basic USA Archery class is open to students who are new to JOAD or who are still working to advance to Archery 2. Explore Archery is a recommended prerequisite but not required. Our Center[...]
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Archery Academy Camp 8:00 am
Archery Academy Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 9 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
This exclusively archery-focused camp will take students’ archery skills to the next level. Youth that are new, intermediate, or advanced will all find a path that adds to their knowledge and ability. Topics covered include[...]
Glock Practice Nights 5:00 pm
Glock Practice Nights @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Come practice for upcoming Glock matches at the Outdoor Education Center on July 6, August 3, and September 7. Attend as few or as many nights as you wish, $10 per attendance. Course of fire[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Lincoln 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Lincoln @ Oak Lake
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast 6:00 pm
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast @ Ponca State Park
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Looking to Discover the World of Bowfishing? We have the program to get your feet in the water. We will explore the gear needed, where and how to go, how to prepare your catch, and[...]
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Archery Academy Camp 8:00 am
Archery Academy Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 10 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
This exclusively archery-focused camp will take students’ archery skills to the next level. Youth that are new, intermediate, or advanced will all find a path that adds to their knowledge and ability. Topics covered include[...]
Family Fun Nights – McCook 6:00 pm
Family Fun Nights – McCook @ Red Willow Reservoir
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Family Fun Night activities include: Fishing (equipment provided), Archery, Kayaking and Family Cookout. All gear for activities will be provided. Only the park sticker needed to participate. All participants ages 16 and older need a[...]
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Archery Academy Camp 8:00 am
Archery Academy Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 11 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
This exclusively archery-focused camp will take students’ archery skills to the next level. Youth that are new, intermediate, or advanced will all find a path that adds to their knowledge and ability. Topics covered include[...]
Archery 3 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The advanced level class is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. This additional Center Shot Archery Academy class section offers high level coaching[...]
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery is a fun and perfect fit for beginners of any ability wanting to get started in the sport of archery. If a student is fairly new to archery and looking for a full[...]
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast 6:00 pm
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast @ Ponca State Park
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Looking to Discover the World of Bowfishing? We have the program to get your feet in the water. We will explore the gear needed, where and how to go, how to prepare your catch, and[...]
Archery Team – JOAD 7:00 pm
Archery Team – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The team is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Center Shot Archery Academy team members are focused on competing in their chosen sport[...]
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Ladies Lunch and Lesson 11:15 am
Ladies Lunch and Lesson @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 12 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Perfect for beginners, our Lunch and Lessons firearm series provides an introduction to different gun types – at a convenient time. Fridays in July 11:15-12pm! This month, be sure to bring your sack lunch with[...]
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD 5:30 pm
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 12 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Holdrege 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Holdrege @ City Park Lake
Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
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Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This basic USA Archery class is open to students who are new to JOAD or who are still working to advance to Archery 2. Explore Archery is a recommended prerequisite but not required. Our Center[...]
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Glock Practice Nights 5:00 pm
Glock Practice Nights @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Come practice for upcoming Glock matches at the Outdoor Education Center on July 6, August 3, and September 7. Attend as few or as many nights as you wish, $10 per attendance. Course of fire[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Kearney 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Kearney @ Archway Monument Pond
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Papillion 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Papillion @ Lake Halleck
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
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Free Teacher Welcome Event
Free Teacher Welcome Event @ Schramm Education Center
Jul 18 all-day
**Two sessions available: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Teachers will meet for an informational session about our curriculum and field trip offerings at either 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. Following the session, they will have[...]
Archery 3 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The advanced level class is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. This additional Center Shot Archery Academy class section offers high level coaching[...]
Community Fishing Night – Lincoln 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Lincoln @ Bowling Lake
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery is a fun and perfect fit for beginners of any ability wanting to get started in the sport of archery. If a student is fairly new to archery and looking for a full[...]
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast 6:00 pm
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast @ Ponca State Park
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Looking to Discover the World of Bowfishing? We have the program to get your feet in the water. We will explore the gear needed, where and how to go, how to prepare your catch, and[...]
Archery Team – JOAD 7:00 pm
Archery Team – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The team is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Center Shot Archery Academy team members are focused on competing in their chosen sport[...]
Community Fishing Night – Norfolk 7:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Norfolk @ Skyview Lake
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
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Ladies Lunch and Lesson 11:15 am
Ladies Lunch and Lesson @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 19 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Perfect for beginners, our Lunch and Lessons firearm series provides an introduction to different gun types – at a convenient time. Fridays in July 11:15-12pm! This month, be sure to bring your sack lunch with[...]
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD 5:30 pm
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Broken Bow 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Broken Bow @ Melham Park Pond
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
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Cornhusker State Games, Shoreline Fishing Tournament and Casting Competition – Lincoln 6:30 am
Cornhusker State Games, Shoreline Fishing Tournament and Casting Competition – Lincoln @ Holmes Lake
Jul 20 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Register online at CornhuskerStateGames.com DATE: Saturday, July 20, 2019 TIMES: Check-in: 6:30 a.m. Largest Fish: 7 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Casting Contest: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. SITE: Holmes Lake (70th and Normal Blvd. Lincoln)[...]
Carp-O-Rama – North Platte 8:00 am
Carp-O-Rama – North Platte @ Lake Maloney
Jul 20 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Experience the fun of Fish Camp Join us for a one-day version of fish camp, featuring information on how to catch, clean and cook carp. Novice or expert, we have advice on fishing equipment and[...]
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast 12:00 pm
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast @ Ponca State Park
Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Looking to Discover the World of Bowfishing? We have the program to get your feet in the water. We will explore the gear needed, where and how to go, how to prepare your catch, and[...]
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Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This basic USA Archery class is open to students who are new to JOAD or who are still working to advance to Archery 2. Explore Archery is a recommended prerequisite but not required. Our Center[...]
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Outdoor Explorer’s Camp 8:00 am
Outdoor Explorer’s Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 23 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
This camp introduces a variety of outdoor programming for youth, from adventures and nature-based education to skill development. Participants will select their own path to follow each day based on their age, interests, and skill[...]
Glock Practice Nights 5:00 pm
Glock Practice Nights @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Come practice for upcoming Glock matches at the Outdoor Education Center on July 6, August 3, and September 7. Attend as few or as many nights as you wish, $10 per attendance. Course of fire[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
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Outdoor Explorer’s Camp 8:00 am
Outdoor Explorer’s Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 24 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
This camp introduces a variety of outdoor programming for youth, from adventures and nature-based education to skill development. Participants will select their own path to follow each day based on their age, interests, and skill[...]
Natural Math Educator Workshop 5:52 pm
Natural Math Educator Workshop
Jul 24 @ 5:52 pm – 6:52 pm
This workshop is geared toward K-4th grade formal and informal educators. This workshop requires a pre-registration.  To register please email monica.macooubrie@nebraska.gov with your full name, grades you work with, subjects taught and phone number. Mathematics[...]
Community Fishing Night – Omaha 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Omaha @ Benson Lake
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Family Fun Nights – McCook 6:00 pm
Family Fun Nights – McCook @ Red Willow Reservoir
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Family Fun Night activities include: Fishing (equipment provided), Archery, Kayaking and Family Cookout. All gear for activities will be provided. Only the park sticker needed to participate. All participants ages 16 and older need a[...]
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Outdoor Explorer’s Camp 8:00 am
Outdoor Explorer’s Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 25 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
This camp introduces a variety of outdoor programming for youth, from adventures and nature-based education to skill development. Participants will select their own path to follow each day based on their age, interests, and skill[...]
Archery 3 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The advanced level class is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. This additional Center Shot Archery Academy class section offers high level coaching[...]
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery is a fun and perfect fit for beginners of any ability wanting to get started in the sport of archery. If a student is fairly new to archery and looking for a full[...]
Archery Team – JOAD 7:00 pm
Archery Team – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The team is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Center Shot Archery Academy team members are focused on competing in their chosen sport[...]
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Ladies Lunch and Lesson 11:15 am
Ladies Lunch and Lesson @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 26 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Perfect for beginners, our Lunch and Lessons firearm series provides an introduction to different gun types – at a convenient time. Fridays in July 11:15-12pm! This month, be sure to bring your sack lunch with[...]
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD 5:30 pm
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
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FIRST SHOTS Pistol 9:00 am
FIRST SHOTS Pistol @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Take your first shots with us! The biggest challenge for new shooters is getting started. First Shots makes getting started in shooting very easy – and, best of all, it’s only $10! At a First[...]
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SECOND SHOT Pistol 6:00 pm
SECOND SHOT Pistol @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Our Second Shot Handgun course teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for owning and using a handgun safely. In addition, this class has been designed as a small group setting with the instructor[...]
Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This basic USA Archery class is open to students who are new to JOAD or who are still working to advance to Archery 2. Explore Archery is a recommended prerequisite but not required. Our Center[...]
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Glock Practice Nights 5:00 pm
Glock Practice Nights @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Come practice for upcoming Glock matches at the Outdoor Education Center on July 6, August 3, and September 7. Attend as few or as many nights as you wish, $10 per attendance. Course of fire[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Papillion 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Papillion @ Prairie Queen Lake
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session 6:00 pm
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hunt Safe Session to finish a students certification after completing the online course. Please arrive slightly early and bring the parental release and proof of completion of the online course (certificate). Students ages 11 through[...]
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Community Fishing Night – Grand Island 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Grand Island @ Mormon Island SRA Lake #1
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Discover Fly Fishing – Grand Island 6:00 pm
Discover Fly Fishing – Grand Island @ Mormon Island SRA Lake #1
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
If you have ever wondered if fly fishing is something you might enjoy, want to learn a few new details, or connect with others who fly fish; join us for Discover Fly Fishing. Sponsored by[...]
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