Kids Fishing Festival

Enjoy a day of fishing fun!

At the 2014 Kids Fishing Festival, over 270 kids caught over 520 trout! The 2015 Kids Fishing Festival is on May 2nd from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration opens March 18th!

Kids are invited to Columbia Springs to enjoy a day of fishing and fun activities. Each registered participant is guaranteed to catch a trout to take home. Fishing gear and a fishing mentor are provided.

Children between the ages of 5 to 14 years old are eligible to fish.

Participants are required to sign up for a specific hour to fish. Due to limited space on the fishing docks, only kids who have registered in advance will be allowed to fish; there is no space for walk-in’s. You may sign up for the following fishing time slots: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. (reserved for children with special needs), 11 a.m. – 12 p.m., 12 p.m. – 1 p.m., 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., and 2 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.. While participants must fish during the hour they registered for, there is lunch from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and kids activities for your party to enjoy anytime.

There is a $5 per person registration fee which includes lunch, access to festival activities, and free fishing pole and tackle for participating fishers.

For more information, contact or by calling 360-882-0936 ext. 230.

A special thank you to The Neil Jones Food Companies for their sponsorship to make this event possible. Thanks also to ILWU Local 4 who generously host the BBQ lunch and provide financial and volunteer support. Finally, we thank Clark Public Utilities and Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife for their continued support of this event.


Comments are closed.

Let's Keep in Touch!

Sign up for our weekly emails.

Read More

Donate to Columbia Springs!

Help us connect kids and our community to nature with a tax-deductible donation.

Read More

Columbia Springs

offers our community a unique setting where educational experiences foster greater awareness of the natural world and inspire stewardship.

About Us

Upcoming Events

No events to display.

View All Events

Contact Us

12208 SE Evergreen Hwy
Vancouver, WA 98683

Tel. 360.882.0936
Fax. 360.882.8064


Get Directions