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​​​Making Memories

Take your kids fishing, make some great memories, or even start a fun summer tradition! Spending time in nature is not only good for your health and your soul, but it also can create a wonderful and lasting bond with your children. Relaxing times by a gurgling brook or whispering stream or placid lake. Best of all, taking the kids fishing need not be expensive or require a lot of time, or mean a long drive.

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Fly Fishing!
Saturday, August 30

Join volunteer Ken Hume for a morning of fishing! Ken will show you how to set up a fly rod, and teach you how to fly fish. We will have fishing kits for participants to use. This program is for ages 10 years and up. A valid park pass is required for each vehicle that attends this program.

Boyd Lake State Park Youth Fishing Clinics
Monday, September 1

Colorado Parks & Wildlife representatives and Loveland Fishing Club members will be on site to teach youngsters and their families how to fish! The event is aimed at children ages 5-16, although all participants are welcome. Parents that are fishing or participants above the age of 16 must have a fishing license. Meet at the Heinricy Parking Area at the very south end of the park. Loaner poles and bait will be provided. Be sure to reserve your spot and pole by calling (970) 669-1739 ext. 19. Come learn about fishing tips and regulations along with what fish live in Boyd Lake! All Youth Fishing Clinics are FREE and Open to the Public!

For a complete list of fishing events, visit the CPW Calendar.

 Fishing with Dad

Find out how a man of few words was able to connect with his daughter on their special father/daughter trips. For more great stories, visit Fishing with Dad.

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For more fishing tips, visit the How To videos page.