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Free Family Fishing Weekend In Manitoba February 17-19, 2024

February 17, 2024
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Reel in Family Fun: Manitoba’s FREE Family Fishing Weekend is Back!

Note: Check for ice conditions. Follow Manitoba Parks on Facebook.

Calling all outdoor enthusiasts and adventure seekers! Mark your calendars for February 17-19, 2024, because Manitoba’s FREE Family Fishing Weekend is back! That’s right, grab your rods, reels, and loved ones, and head out on an icy escapade without needing a fishing license.

Here’s what awaits you:

  • Cast a line: Explore the vast winter wonderland of Manitoba and discover its renowned fisheries. Experience the thrill of ice fishing with stunning landscapes as your backdrop.
  • Family fun for all: This event is perfect for everyone, from seasoned anglers to curious first-timers. Bond with your family and create lasting memories as you learn the ropes of ice fishing together.
  • License-free fishing: Enjoy the convenience of fishing without needing a license during this designated weekend. Relax and focus on the fun without any additional hassle. (except in national parks, where a federal angling license is still required).
  • Explore provincial parks: February also means FREE admission to all provincial parks! Combine your fishing adventure with stunning scenery, winter activities, and cozy picnics.
  • Safety first: Before venturing out, remember to check ice conditions and follow all safety regulations. Dress warmly and let someone know where you’ll be fishing.

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Make the most of your weekend:

  • Choose your adventure: From frozen lakes to secluded rivers, Manitoba offers diverse fishing opportunities. Research different locations and species to find the perfect match for your family.
  • Learn and grow: If you’re new to ice fishing, take advantage of online resources, local guides, or fishing clinics to learn the basics and ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.
  • Share the fun: Capture your memorable moments and spread the word! Use the hashtag #MBFamilyFishing to share your photos and stories on social media.

Don’t miss this chance to:

  • Connect with nature: Immerse yourselves in the beauty of Manitoba’s winter landscape and create lasting memories together.
  • Bond with family: Share the excitement of catching a fish and learn new skills as a team.
  • Discover a new hobby: Spark a passion for fishing that can become a lifelong enjoyment for your family.

So, what are you waiting for? Gear up, grab your families, and head out for a memorable adventure on Manitoba’s FREE Family Fishing Weekend!

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