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Freshwater Fishing

Sunday, August 17, 2014

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

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Catch-and-release fishing is a great way to get outdoors and discover nature just a few blocks from home.  Our experienced Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program.  Participation in a mandatory safety review lead by a trained Ranger is required.  All equipment is provided.  All fishing programs are catch-and-release only and most programs are first-come, first serve.  Families and children ages 8 and years and older are welcome to participate in fishing programs.


Van Cortlandt Golf House in Van Cortlandt Park Accessible
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Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 548-0912


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