Free Fishing Days

Note: This event has already past.

Date: Jun 25 2017, 12 a.m.

Round Pond Recreation Area - 1348 Round Pond Road West Point 10996 Google Map

Free Fishing at West Point Facilities (Round Pond, OREC, and Lake Frederick)

During Free Fishing June 24th and 25th, anyone can fish the fresh waters of West Point and no New York State fishing license or West Point Permit is required! All other fishing regulations still apply.
Eligibility: Active Duty Military, Retired Military, Reservists, DOD Civilians, Installation Contractors, Cadet Parents and Grandparents and those listed in AR 215-1, paragraph 7-1

Authorized User Verification: A valid ID card must be presented if requested by officials.

Ideas for Free Fishing Days

  • Try fishing for the first time.
  • Haven't fished in a while? Remember the joy of catching a fish again for free!
  • Become an ambassador to the sport; take a friend fishing for the first time.
  • Invite a friend..
  • Take a spouse or significant other fishing.
  • Take the family fishing...and don't forget the grandparents!