Take Me Fishing: Homer Lake

Take Me Fishing: Homer Lake

6/22/2024 to 6/22/2024 | 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Program Location: Walnut Hill Shelter, Homer Lake Forest Preserve, 2573 S Homer Lake Rd, Homer, IL 61849

Join us for a morning of free fishing fun for the whole family! Ages 15 and under will have the chance to win awards and prizes. Basic fishing instruction will be available for beginners. Cane poles and bait will be available to use, but you are welcome to bring your own. All event fishing is catch-and-release.

Anglers 16 and over must possess a valid fishing license.

FREE. All Ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more info: (217) 896-2455 or jwick@ccfpd.org.


Note: Per the Illinois Department of Natural Resources regulation, a fishing license is required for fishing in all Illinois waters. Licenses are not required for anglers who are under the age of 16, blind or disabled anglers, or residents on active military service. The adult accompanying a child fishing will need a license if they are assisting in fishing. For information on purchasing an Illinois fishing license, visit takemefishing.org.