Texas Lakes Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Athens: National Fishing Day

June 7, 2014 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
The TFFC lake is stocked with fish year round

The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center will kick off National Fishing and Boating Week by making a family fishing trip affordable with free admission for kids 12 and under plus free fishing for the whole family and free hot dogs and drinks from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 7. A tournament for the largest catfish caught from the TFFC casting pond will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The tournament is open to children ages 12 and under.


  • Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
  • 5550 FM 2495
  • Athens, Texas
  • 75751


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  • TFFC Admission: $5.50 adults, $4.50 seniors 65 and above

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