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Posted: April 10th, 2014

Bait and tackle will be provided for children during a free fishing experience Saturday, the first day of trout season.

The event will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Waterworks area at Presque Isle State Park. The floating platform will be designated a kids-only fishing area. Non-fishing adults will be allowed to accompany children, organizers said.

The bait and equipment will be provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, S.O.N.S. of Lake Erie and BAC Bait and Tackle.

To learn more, visit or call (814) 833-7424.

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Posted: April 13th, 2012

Trout season starts Saturday in our part of Pennsylvania and children can get some help fishing that day at Presque Isle State Park.

Park naturalists and members of S.O.N.S. of Lake Erie will be at East Waterworks Pond between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. for the clinic, according to the Presque Isle calendar.

The event is free. However, participants age 16 and older must have a Pennsylvania fishing license in order to fish, organizers said.

Call (814) 833-0793 or 453-2270 to learn more.

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