Do you know an angler with a disability? Then yo might be interested in this!
The 24th annual Jerry Howard Fishing without Barriers Day will be held on Flathead Lake on Thursday, June 15. Anglers with disabilities are hosted for free fishing trips on charter boats and other boats provided by volunteers. The event is sponsored by the Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Crossing the Barriers Committee, and the Montana Charter Boat Association. Hidden Harbor provides boat launching and Saddle Horn provides picnic facilities.
There are slots available for anglers with disabilities, especially for anglers under 18 years of age. To register, call FWP at 751-4564.
The event includes a special barbeque and a lake trout fish fry. There will also be lots of prizes.
Much of this information originated as a new release by the Montana FWP at fwp.mt.gov.