On Saturday, June 10,
the Nevada Department of Wildlife will be hosting the annual Kid’s Free Fishing
Day Derby at Cave Lake State Park. Registration starts at 8 am and the kids
fishing derby runs from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. There is no charge for the
participants, though parents must be present with their children.
11:30 and noon, there will be a free drawing for prizes for children who sign
up for the derby. Children must be under 18 to be eligible for the prizes.
fishing day is the one day of the year that Nevadans may fish without
purchasing a license, though all fishing regulations and limits apply. If you
have any questions, you may call the Ely NDOW office at 775-289-1655
The Nevada Department of Wildlife
(NDOW) protects, restores and manages fish and wildlife, and promotes fishing,
hunting, and boating safety. NDOW’s wildlife and habitat conservation efforts
are primarily funded by sportsmen’s license and conservation fees and a federal
surcharge on hunting and fishing gear. Support wildlife and habitat
conservation in Nevada by purchasing a hunting, fishing, or combination
license. Find us on Facebook, Twitter or visit us at www.ndow.org.