¡Vamos a Pescar!

Last Saturday, Scissortail Park hosted the first “Vamos a Pescar” event with the participation of many families gathering around the lake. We had around 60 people fishing with us!   Scissortail Park was recently awarded a $10,000 educational grant from the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation and the George H.W. Bush Vamos A Pescar™ Education Fund […]

¡Vamos a pescar!

Scissortail Park was recently awarded a $10,000 educational grant from the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation and the George H.W. Bush Vamos A Pescar™ Education Fund to begin a new family fishing program. Fishing provides an opportunity for families to spend time together, away from the distractions and stress of everyday life. It’s when parents […]

Youth Hooked on Fishing

Youth Hooked on Fishing with Oklahoma City Parks & RecreationSaturday, September 24 | 9 – 11amScissortail Lake – near Union Station Students will be taught basic fishing skills including casting and knot tying. Hands on instruction with actual fishing time. Rods, reels, and bait will be provided. Free to attend. Registration required at the following […]

Youth Hooked on Fishing

Youth Hooked on Fishing with Oklahoma City Parks & RecreationSaturday, July 9 | 9 – 11amScissortail Lake – near Union Station Students will be taught basic fishing skills including casting and knot tying. Hands on instruction with actual fishing time. Rods, reels, and bait will be provided. Free to attend. Registration required –HERE

Hooked on Fishing with OKC Parks

Fishing with Oklahoma City Parks & RecreationSaturday, April 2 | 9 – 11amScissortail Lake – near Union Station Students will be taught basic fishing skills including casting, and knot tying. Hands-on instruction with actual fishing time. Rods, reels, and bait will be provided. Best for youth 5-15 years old. Free to attend. Registration required – […]

Lunch Break Fishing

October 6, 13, 20 & 2711am-1:30pm Southeast side of Scissortail Lake in front of Union Station. Poles and bait provided.City fishing permit & state fishing license required.No registration needed. Come and go activity. $5 suggested donation to the Scissortail Park Foundation.

OKC Parks and Recreation Youth: Hooked on Fishing Class

Saturday, October 9 | 8am-10am Southeast side of Scissortail Lake in front of Union Station FREE with registration at Sign In (okc.gov) Students will be taught basic fishing skills, including casting, and knot tying. Hands, on instruction with actual fishing time. Rods, reels, and bait will be provided. Ages: Youth 5-15yrs.