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Burnet – Veterans’ Day Fishing Event at Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery

November 9, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery

Free: Veterans’ Day Fishing Event

Saturday November 9, 2019, 9a.m. to ~12 noon

  • Capacity-limited to the first 300 Veterans, spouses, children & grand kids
  • Reserved Tickets available here
    • Entry at the gate without tickets– but only up to the capacity limit
  • Hungry Catfish, some exceeding 10 lbs!
  • This is a totally FREE event to Honor our Veterans

The Fine Print

  • One Adult per 2 Children please
  • You may keep some fish or practice catch and release (to a volunteer – no fish back in the pond)
    • Catch all you want, but you can only keep 2 fish per person or 4 fish per vehicle (please request tickets)
    • Please keep fish only if you plan to clean and eat them
    • No fish cleaning on Hatchery grounds
    • If you plan to keep fish, you must bring a LARGE cooler for your catches
  • We will provide bait, tackle and ice for your catches – some loaner equipment available
  • For your tackle, only barbless hooks (for safety reasons)and dead bait or artificial lures permitted
  • We will provide free bottled water to ensure everyone stays hydrated
  • No Alcohol or Weapons per Federal Regulations

Sponsored by:

US Fish and Wildlife Service

Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery

Friends of the Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery


Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery
345 Clay Young Road
Burnet, TX 78611 United States
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Friends of Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery
Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery