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Kids Treated to Day of Free Fishing Fun in Longmont

March 23, 2019
Ryan Bushlack helps his son, Riley, 3, point in the right direction for casting Saturday during the kickoff of the 16th annual Chick Clark Kids' Fishing Program at Izaak Walton Pond in Longmont.

Tthe 16th annual Chick Clark Kids’ Fishing Program at Izaak Walton Pond in Longmont kicked off Saturday with a free event for kids 15 and younger. The day included a free fishing clinic presented by Bennett’s Tackle Shop of Berthoud and free lunch provided by the Longmont Optimists. Colorado Parks and Wildlife also provided free rods and reels to the first 250 kids who registered for the annual event.

Izaak Walton Pond is reserved solely for fishermen and women 15 and younger. Learn more about the program at bit.ly/2upVctu .