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Kid’s Fishing Days – Max Patch Pond
June 12 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
These annual events allow children ages 15 years and younger to fish for free. The event at Lake
Powhatan is for children 12 years and younger. Volunteers and employees from the U.S. Forest Service and the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission will provide free fishing assistance and loaned equipment. Participants may also bring their own equipment. Kids will be educated on how to use a rod and reel, as well as how to bait a hook. No fishing license is required at this event. Registration for these events will be completed upon arrival. These recreation areas will be temporarily closed to the general public before and during these events to accommodate the participants. All children must be accompanied by an adult. No experience is needed to participate. Max Patch Pond on the Appalachian District (828) 689-9694.