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Location: South Run Rec Center

  • July 15 - July 19
  • South Run Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
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  • Native Animal Explorers
  • Age Group: 7 - 10

Fish & Explore transports campers off-site to hike trails, wade in streams and walk pond and lake shores to find native wildlife. Campers observe, catch, photograph and release frogs, toads, tadpoles, salamanders, lizards, turtles, crayfish, minnows and many more small critters that live in the water and woods.

Pick up at South Run Recreation Center
7550 Reservation Dr, Springfield, VA 22153

  • July 29 - August 2
  • South Run Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
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  • Young Anglers
  • Age Group: 7 - 10

Fish & Explore takes campers to lakes, rivers and the Chesapeake Bay to catch fish, learn water safety and nature awareness, fresh and saltwater fishing basics (casting, rigging, knot tying, selecting tackle and lures and identifying fish). Campers wear lifejackets when in the water or on a boat. All gear including bait, tackle, rods, reels and life jackets is supplied.

Pick up at South Run Recreation Center
7550 Reservation Dr, Springfield, VA 22153

  • August 12 - August 16
  • South Run Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
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  • Big Fish
  • Age Group: 10 - 16

Fish & Explore takes campers off site for this camp to teach fishing basics as well as more intensive fishing techniques, including targeting specific fish species, reading the water and navigation safety. All gear including tackle, rods, reels and life jackets supplied.

Pick up at South Run Recreation Center
7550 Reservation Dr, Springfield, VA 22153