Residents of the Central Okanagan are getting the chance to ice fish despite the warmer weather. Kids will be dipping their rods into the frozen waters of Beaver Lake for the fifth annual Learn to Ice Fish event, held on the outskirts of Lake Country, Jan. 6. This event is presented by BC Fishn, Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC, the Ministry and local BC … [Read more...]
2015 Learn to Ice fish Was a Success!
Over the past three years various Okanagan angling groups have been focused on promoting fishing to young families within the community. Getting young families out and introduced to fishing no doubt has numerous benefits! Not only do the youth get outside and away from today's technology that tends to keep them from outdoor activity; but it also helps sustain our fisheries by … [Read more...]
Learn to Fish – Youth Ice Fishing Events
BC Fishn Media, the BC Wildlife Federation Region 8, and Multiple Okanagan Fish & Game Clubs are partnering up with the Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC (GOFishBC.com) and the Ministry of Forests, Lands, & Natural Resources to help grow the Learn to Fish Program for 2015. The Learn to Fish Program is an exciting initiative designed to introduce participants to … [Read more...]
Family Trip to Learn to Fish Program – Kootenay Trout Hatchery
Growing up, I remember going on family outings. I fondly remember that although we didn't always have the time or money to do a lot of things, the outings we did do were always special in their own way. Kids will remember the special times spent with you, rather than the toy or souvenir bought along the way. A couple of weeks ago, I called up the Freshwater Fisheries … [Read more...]