Family Fishing Day set for Saturday

Juneau’s annual Family Fishing Day will take place from 10 a.m. 1to 3 p.m. Saturday at Twin Lakes.

The Alaska Department of Fish & Game’s Sport Fish Division will provide rods, reels hooks and bait at no charge for those that do not have them. Non-motorized boats are also welcome, and the U.S. Forest Service will be offering free rowboat trips, with life jackets provided The Juneau-Gastineau Rotary Club will offer hot dogs, hamburgers, drinks and snacks for sale.

Macaulay Hatchery stocked the lakes with 9,000 hatchery-raised king salmon on May 18.

for more information, contact the Sport Fish Division’s regional office at 465-4270.


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