Find out more about what's living in New York City's waterways with these fun fishing programs. Anglers of all ages and abilities are encouraged to cast their line with us.
Saturday, June 2, 2018
at 1 Eton Place (in Willowbrook Park) , Staten Island
Join us for a fun-filled day of nature adventures! The Greenbelt and it’s partner organizations will offer: Fishing, Canoeing, Birding, Planting, Hiking, Exploring...and…
at 172nd Street Beach (in Fort Washington Park) , Manhattan
As part of the annual World Science Festival, we will wade into the Hudson River to collect and count what species of fish we find. Join us for this fun waterside event!
Sunday, June 10, 2018
at Lemon Creek Pier (in Lemon Creek Park) , Staten Island
Our experienced Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program. All equipment is provided. Program recommended for agaes 8 years and older.
at Section 2 Orchard Beach (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx
Get ready to get your hands wet! Seining programs use nets to catch fish. This program is recommended for ages 8 years and older. Participation is first-come, first-served.
Sunday, June 17, 2018
at East 10th Street and FDR Drive (in John V. Lindsay East River Park) , Manhattan
Catch-and-release fishing is a great way to get outdoors and discover nature. All equipment is provided; this program is recommended for ages 8 years and older.
Saturday, June 23, 2018
at Burnett Street and Avenue U (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn
Catch-and-release fishing is a great way to get outdoors and discover nature just a few blocks from home. This program is recommended for ages 8 years and older.
Saturday, September 29, 2018
at Southern waterfront across from the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan
Get up close and personal with the fish and wildlife that live along our shoreline. Try your hand at fishing while learning about amazing underwater habitats at this free event.
at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park) , Manhattan
Celebrate Manhattan’s only remaining lighthouse with the Urban Park Rangers, readings of the eponymous children’s book, fishing clinics, live music, food vendors, and activities for all ages!