7/28/2017

River Fishing by Boat (5-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Fri
Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics. Previous experience rowing or paddling not required. Boats and PFDs provided. Fishing rods and bait provided. Canceled if inclement weather or hazardous river conditions. Maximum three participants per boat, one of whom must be 16 or older. Each participant must register.
 

7/31/2017

Freshwater Fishing Fun Camp (8-12 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Gain knowledge and practice in freshwater fishing using a variety of tackle. Fish the parks pond and river for sunfish, catfish and bass. Learn how to rig and use a fishing rod, safety and the importance of catch and release fishing, all while having fun. Bring a rod or borrow one from us. Download camp forms from website.
 

8/1/2017

Fishing Merit Badge Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Tue
This program satisfies most of the requirements to earn the Fishing Merit Badge. All equipment and supplies provided. Homework and details on what to bring can be found online.
 

8/7/2017

Fishing Adventures (12-15 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Fish from shore and boats using spinning tackle. Enjoy a float trip by kayak for smallmouth bass on the Potomac River, a chartered fishing trip on the Chesapeake Bay (last day of camp runs 6:30am-4pm for trip) and an introduction to fly-fishing. Download camp forms from website.
 

8/11/2017

River Fishing by Boat (5-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Fri
Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics. Previous experience rowing or paddling not required. Boats and PFDs provided. Fishing rods and bait provided. Canceled if inclement weather or hazardous river conditions. Maximum three participants per boat, one of whom must be 16 or older. Each participant must register.
 

8/13/2017

Sit-On-Top Kayak Fishing (16-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Sun
On this small-group kayak fishing excursion, a guide provides kayak instruction and assists students in fishing for smallmouth bass and sunfish with spinning tackle. Kayaks, paddles and PFDs provided. Bring a fishing rod and tackle or rent one from the site.
 

8/14/2017

Freshwater Fishing Fun Camp (8-12 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Gain knowledge and practice in freshwater fishing using a variety of tackle. Fish the parks pond and river for sunfish, catfish and bass. Learn how to rig and use a fishing rod, safety and the importance of catch and release fishing, all while having fun. Bring a rod or borrow one from us. Download camp forms from website.
 

8/21/2017

Fishing Adventures (12-15 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Fish from shore and boats using spinning tackle. Enjoy a float trip by kayak for smallmouth bass on the Potomac River, a chartered fishing trip on the Chesapeake Bay (last day of camp runs 6:30am-4pm for trip) and an introduction to fly-fishing. Download camp forms from website.
 

8/22/2017

Fishing Merit Badge Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Tue
This program satisfies most of the requirements to earn the Fishing Merit Badge. All equipment and supplies provided. Homework and details on what to bring can be found online.
 

8/25/2017

River Fishing by Boat (5-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Fri
Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics. Previous experience rowing or paddling not required. Boats and PFDs provided. Fishing rods and bait provided. Canceled if inclement weather or hazardous river conditions. Maximum three participants per boat, one of whom must be 16 or older. Each participant must register.
 

9/1/2017

Riverside Campfire - Fishing Fun Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
(2-Adult) Visitors Center. Fish from the river bank and learn about the fish's world. S'mores provided. Come early if you want to bring a picnic or hotdogs to toast. Bring a toasting stick, blanket and flashlight. Bring fishing rods and tackle; bait provided. Fishing rods available for rent (limited availability). Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.
 

9/8/2017

River Fishing by Boat (5-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Fri
Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics. Previous experience rowing or paddling not required. Boats and PFDs provided. Fishing rods and bait provided. Canceled if inclement weather or hazardous river conditions. Maximum three participants per boat, one of whom must be 16 or older. Each participant must register.
 

9/15/2017

River Fishing by Boat (5-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Fri
Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics. Previous experience rowing or paddling not required. Boats and PFDs provided. Fishing rods and bait provided. Canceled if inclement weather or hazardous river conditions. Maximum three participants per boat, one of whom must be 16 or older. Each participant must register.
 

9/17/2017

Fishing Merit Badge Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  3pm Sun
This program satisfies most of the requirements to earn the Fishing Merit Badge. All equipment and supplies provided. Homework and details on what to bring can be found online.
 

9/17/2017

Sit-On-Top Kayak Fishing (16-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Sun
On this small-group kayak fishing excursion, a guide provides kayak instruction and assists students in fishing for smallmouth bass and sunfish with spinning tackle. Kayaks, paddles and PFDs provided. Bring a fishing rod and tackle or rent one from the site.
 

9/24/2017

Sit-On-Top Kayak Fishing (16-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Sun
On this small-group kayak fishing excursion, a guide provides kayak instruction and assists students in fishing for smallmouth bass and sunfish with spinning tackle. Kayaks, paddles and PFDs provided. Bring a fishing rod and tackle or rent one from the site.
 

9/29/2017

River Fishing by Boat (5-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Fri
Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics. Previous experience rowing or paddling not required. Boats and PFDs provided. Fishing rods and bait provided. Canceled if inclement weather or hazardous river conditions. Maximum three participants per boat, one of whom must be 16 or older. Each participant must register.