Kids Fishing Day Saturday at Paradise Lake

Apr 14, 2015 4:52 PM by Linda Watkins-Bennett

Saturday provides the perfect opportunity to intruduce young anglers to one of the area's most popular outdoor activities, fishing! The annual Kids Fishing day takes place April 18th at Paradise Lake. The popular event is sponsored by the Paradise Irrigation District , with support from the Butte County Fish and Game Commission.

Kids Fishing Day features free raffles, prizes for catching big trout and an affordable snack bar. The lake has been stocked with 5,100 lbs. of catchable size trout, including trophy-size trout weighing 6 lbs. or more.

The fun begins at 6 a.m. and continues until 3 p.m. Only children ages 3-15 are permitted to fish thelake. Parents and grandparents are encouraged to provide assistance only.

PID employees, local residents and service club donate time to plan and staff the event. Local businesses also support it through donations.

Paradise Lake will be closed from now through Kids Fishing Day. The Lake will reopen to the public on April 25th.

For more information call PID at (530) 877-4971.


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