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Kids Fishing Derby

419 Trout Farm Rd. Bolingbrook, IL

Dates: Jun. 29, 2024
Times: 7am-12pm
Location: Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 419 Trout Farm Rd., Bolingbrook, IL

Calling all kids ages 5-15! Come on out to Hidden Lakes Trout Farm and try your hand at fishing. We promise to reel in plenty of excitement!

Prizes and trophies will be awarded after each session for the largest fish in three different age categories: 5 to 8, 9 to 12 and 13 to 15. We will provide one free container of nightcrawlers. Even if the fish aren't biting, everyone goes home a winner because each participant receives a goodie bag and sweet treats! Sign up for one derby or both sessions.

Two sessions will be offered: 7 to 9 a.m. 10 a.m. to noon Fee: $5 per person. Age: Ages 5-15. Registration required by Saturday, June 29, by calling 815-722-4121 or online. Registration is available the day of the derby if spots remain.

Hidden Lakes Trout Farm has paved accessible trails leaving from the parking lot. The shoreline fishing area is on natural surfaces over uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.

(Photo by Anthony Schalk)

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