Fishing’s Future is a 501-C3 corporation whose mission is to: reconnect youth to nature, strengthen
family relationships, build stewardship of the environment, and provide positive primary outdoor
experiences for children ages 6-16. Fishing’s Future uses FAMILY FISH CAMPS© as a positive outdoor
experience to achieve these goals. All Fishing’s Future events are provided as a free service to the
During a FAMILY FISH CAMPS© Families learn the basics of fishing and experience the excitement of
catching their first fish. Each FAMILY FISH CAMP© teaches: water safety practices, fish identification, fish measurement, proper Catch & Release techniques, different types of rods and reels, fishing knots, State Fishing Regulations, participates do a bank clean-up as introduced to the “Leave-No-Trace” philosophy, have a snack lunch, then go fishing.