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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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Second Level Fly Fishing Course
Friday, July 25

A second level fly fishing course will be held on July 25th in Golden, CO on Clear Creek. The focus will be on basic techniques for fly fishing in Colorado Rivers. A fishing license is required for this class.

Fly fishing close to home in Denver
Thursday, July 31

Back by popular demand, Colorado Parks and Wildlife and ORVIS will provide a free fly-fishing seminar on Fly fishing within an hour of Denver at the Denver Hunter Ed Building on July 31 and August 14. Kerry Caraghar, ORVIS expert, will detail all of the fishing hot spots that can be enjoyed in your own backyard. To register please e-mail: or call (303) 291-7804 and leave a message with the name of the event, name(s) of attendees, address and phone number. Limit 60 attendees.

Mentor Day for Kids!
Saturday, August 16

Kids 18 & under will want to join us to learn more about outdoor skills!

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.

 Bait-Fishing Basics

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