Fishing Event
Women's Free Fishing Day
Registration is not required.


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Bennett Spring Fish Hatchery
26142 Hwy 64A
Lebanon, MO 65536
(417) 532-4418
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The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites women to fish for free Saturday Sept. 24 at Bennett Spring State Park’s Women’s Free Fishing Day event. At Women’s Free’ Fishing Day, which will run from 7:30 a.m. to 7:15 p.m., There is no license or daily tag fee. Female anglers can pick up their free daily trout tag at the park store on the evening of Sept. 23 or any time during the day of the event on Sept. 24. During the event, a part of the park’s Zone 2 and Zone 3 fishing areas will be reserved for female anglers. Volunteers will be available to help anglers throughout the day, along with members of the Bennett Spring Fly Tying Group who will be hosting live fly-tying demonstrations. Participants are encouraged to bring their own fishing equipment. This event is sponsored by Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC), Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Bennett Spring State Park Store, and the Bennett Spring Fly Tying group. For more information about the event, call the Bennett Spring Hatchery at 417-532-4418 or e-mail Hatchery Manager Ben Havens at . Ben Havens