YMCA Plans Free Fishing Event, Reel in Details!

YMCA Plans Free Fishing Event, Reel in Details!

The YMCA of the Chippewa Valley announced their upcoming community event in celebration of Wisconsin’s Free Fishing Weekend. This family-friendly event will be hosted at Erickson Park on Saturday, June 1, 2024, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. 

The YMCA is inviting individuals and families of all ages to “Get Hooked, Learn to Fish,” a day dedicated to learning and enjoying the sport of fishing. Attendees will have the opportunity to receive hands-on fishing instruction from local fishing experts, gain valuable tips and techniques, and participate in various activities throughout the day. 

“The YMCA of the Chippewa Valley is thrilled to offer this enriching outdoor experience to our community,” said Carrie Mathwig, Executive Director of the Chippewa Falls YMCA. “It’s a chance for the community to come together, enjoy our beautiful Wisconsin waters, and maybe even catch their first fish!” 

Highlights of the event include: 

Complimentary Zebco fishing poles for attendees, available while supplies last. 

Free bait provided to help you reel in your catch. 

Expert advice and assistance from YMCA volunteers. 

Demonstrations on casting, knot tying, and fish cleaning. 

This event is open to the public and encourages people of all ages to embrace the joys of fishing and the natural beauty of Chippewa Falls.

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