NATIONAL FISHING AND BOATING WEEK - Begins First Full Weekend of June

Cast your line into your favorite honey hole for National Fishing and Boating Week.


During this outdoor celebration, many states offer free fishing passes on public fishing sites.  Check out to find out more. Get your gear ready and use #FishingAndBoatingWeek to share on social media.


Our research found National Fishing and Boating Week observed as early as 2001 and first proclaimed nationally by George W. Bush in 2002.

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