Family Ice Fishing Festival

Date/Time:

Feb 27, 2021 8:30 am to 12:00 pm

 

Location:

Horace A. Moses Scout Reservation
310 Birch Hill Rd
Russell, MA 01071

 

The ice looked Good Friday evening and the event will take place, despite the forecast for some precipitation. See you Saturday morning dressed for the weather. 


Come and learn the fun of fishing through the ice!

Sponsored by:

The Western Mass Council BSA Fishing Committee

Mass Wildlife Angler Education Program

All are welcome, invite your friends!

  • BSA Certified Angling Instructors and experienced fishermen will be on the ice to help you learn ice fishing techniques.
  • We will have some equipment and bait available.
  • Bring your ice fishing gear, baits and equipment if you have any
  • Bring Lunch, Snacks and Water. Hot Cocoa is provided.
  • Be prepared for being outdoors for the duration of event.
  • Dress in warm clothes for winter weather. 

*LESS THAN 6” OF ICE, HEAVY RAIN OR HEAVY SNOW WILL CANCEL THIS EVENT

Parking is available at the Norsk Aquatics Lodge. Once in the camp, take the first left turn and follow to the end for the parking area for registration.

A FREE PRE-REGISTRATION, found below, is required due to COVID-19 safety regulations and planning purposes.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Event ends at 12 Noon.

File Name Description
Family Ice Fishing Festival Flyer 2021 Ice Fishing Festival Flyer Download
Moses COVID-19 Guidelines Updated November 13, 2020 Download
Position Name Telephone
Fishing Committee Chair Craig Mannix (413) 783-5399 Email
Metacomet Roundtable Commissioner: Scouts BSA Michael Zlogar (413) 530-3796 Email