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News to share regarding Illinois Free Fishing Days

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IDNR Announces Summer Urban Fishing Clinics

 DNR News on fishing clinics… Clinics provide free instruction and fun for kids, “Access to Fishing” gear also available. SPRINGFIELD, IL – Learning how to fish is fun, easy and free for youngsters and families throughout Illinois this summer thanks to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) Urban Fishing Program.  Free fishing clinics are... Read more »

Free Fishing Days

During Illinois Free Fishing Days, anyone may fish without the need to have a sport fishing license, inland trout stamp or salmon stamp. Two Rivers Family Fishing Fair:  Families are invited to the 19th annual Two Rivers Family Fishing Fair on Sat., June 12 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Pere Marquette State Park in Grafton. ... Read more »
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Free Fishing Days for kids of all ages

I received this from southern Illinois outdoor writer Don Gasaway.  Free Fishing Days is celebrated across all of Illinois.  This comes from the Williamson County Tourism Bureau. Free Fishing Days are an event for the whole family.  All too often the assumption is that they are for kids.  But, those kids can also include grandpa and grandma.  All... Read more »