Free Kids Fishing Day at Johnson Lake

The 5th Annual Free Kids Fishing Day at Johnson Lake Resort will be held in a choice of two sessions if enough children register.  Sessions will be held on Saturday, June 25, and Sunday, June 26, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

This fun-filled day is for children ages 5 – 15 years and teaches them how to fish the right way.  There will be prizes and tackle give-aways.

Kids will learn; fish identification and habitat, familiarization with fishing rods and tackle, learn to tie knots , casting and retrieving,  proper fish handling, and fishing on beautiful Little Johnson Lake.

There will be a tour to view spawning rainbow trout,  crafts and activities, and a barbecue lunch included.  All fishing gear is supplied.

Contact Johnson Lake Resort at 250-672-1008 or email

Space is limited, and participants will be taken on a first come, first served basis.

Bring your child’s lifejacket if you have one, and cool and wet weather gear – just in case!

Sponsored by Johnson Lake Resort, the Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC, and The Family Fishing Society of BC.

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