Free Fishing Day

By:  Newsroom

The state will open several of its parks and recreation areas to the public for free later this month.

Free fishing and park entry day has been set for May 19.

No permits will be required that day, but all other fee requirements, laws and regulations will be in effect.

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will host fishing clinics at these sites:  

Alexandria state recreation area, Fort Robinson state park, Fremont Lakes state recreation area, Louisville state recreation area and Mahoney state park.  Also participating are Platte river and Ponca state parks and Two Rivers and Victoria Springs state recreation areas.