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Go Ice Fishing For Free: Alberta Family Fishing Weekend Feb 17th-19th

Ice fishing, it’s a great way to spend time with the family and best of all during Alberta Family Fishing Weekend, it’s free- meaning no fishing license is required.

Alberta Family Fishing Weekend

Alberta Family Fishing Weekend

Taking place February 17th-19th Albertans (and those visiting our awesome province during this time) are invited to give fishing a try on waterbodies with open fishing seasons all across Alberta.

With over 300 stocked waterbodies for anglers to enjoy, they are stocked annually with rainbow trout, brook trout, brown trout, cutthroat trout or tiger trout.

Want to know where to go?  Some great places include:

  • Gull Lake
  • Wabamun Lake
  • Lake Isle
  • Sylvan Lake
  • Calling Lake
  • Ghost Lake
  • Cold Lake

You can also download the iFish Alberta app for $6.99!

So what are you waiting for? Pack your tackle boxes, warm clothes, hot drinks and grab your fishing rods because this fun family activity is worth it!

**Regular fishing regulations still apply (you can read them here