Youth Fishing Camp

at Rocky Point State Park, Warwick, RI
8:30 AM to 3:30 PM each day


SIGN UP A CHILD!
The Youth Fishing Camp is being run by the Rhode Island Saltwater Anglers Association, in partnership with the Rhode Island DEM Division of Fish & Wildlife and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, with the cooperation of the City of Warwick.

50 CHILDREN WILL BE ACCEPTED
Youth Fishing Camp
There is NO COST for the children who participate!


IMPORTANT TO NOTE:
* Up to fifty (50) children will be accepted to the program.
* All children must be between the ages of 7 to 12 years old. We reserve the right to request proof of age.
* Children will be placed into groups sorted by age and experience.
* Priority will be given to children who have not attended the Fishing Camp in the past.
* Children who have attended in the past may sign up, but will not be accepted until the end of the registration period if space is available.
* Only Rhode Island residents (full time) are eligible.


THREE DAYS OF SALTWATER FISHING!

fish ID Day 1
All children will have shore-based instructions in such things as fish ID, fishing laws, spin & conventional tackle, basic marine biology, basic fishing knots, lures, jigs, baits, using different lures - how/why they work, boating safety basics. They also will spend time learning to cast and fish from the shore at Rocky Point. A catered “kids” buffet lunch will be provided


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boat fishing Day 2
All children will board a charter bus for a trip to Point Judith, where they will spend several hours fishing aboard the 80- foot boat, Seven B’s V.

Lunch will be served on the boat.


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boat fishing Day 3
All children board the charter bus, travel to a nearby marina, and will spend the morning fishing aboard RISAA members’ boats in the nearby waters off Rocky Point and Greenwich Bay. They will return to Rocky Point Park in the afternoon for lunch and casting contests.
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Graduation
graduation At 3:00 PM there will be “graduation” when all children will receive special
Certificates of Completion.

WATCH VIDEOS FROM PAST YEARS
Click the year
2016 Fishing Camp: Overview
2017 Fishing Camp: Day 1 Overview
2017 Fishing Camp: Day 2 Overview
2017 Fishing Camp: Day 3 Overview
2018 Fishing Camp: Day 1 Overview
2018 Fishing Camp: Day 1, Fish ID
2018 Fishing Camp: Day 2 Overview
2018 Fishing Camp: Day 3 was rained out




Questions?
Call the RI Saltwater Anglers office at 401-826-2121
or conact us by e-mail at FishingCamp@RISAA.org



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