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Becoming an Outdoors Woman Hook and Cook - Frankfort

Franklin County

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9:00AM- 5:00PM


Hook and Cook

This course will teach you the basics of catching and cleaning fish. Whether you are an experienced or a first-time angler, this course will teach you the skills and knowledge you need to get started in fishing. This event is primarily for women 16 years of age and older.

3/9/24 9am KDFWR classroom

The classroom portion covers basic concepts including fish identification, biology, fish habitat, equipment, conservation, improving water quality, licensing/regulations, proper selection and use of cooking tools, cooking safety, fish fileting techniques, recipes, proper food handling and storage techniques.

The field portion will be on 3/9 in the afternoon, it will include but is not limited to: location selection, target areas, casting techniques, knot tying, both artificial and live bait selection, how to bait a hook, hook removal, safety, when to fish for trout, fileting fish, food preparation and cooking, and food sampling. A valid KY fishing license is required on the day of the class. If you intend to keep trout you will need to purchase a $10 Trout Permit. 

If you have any questions please contact:

Easton Copley 502-330-1411 easton.copley@ky.gov

Rachel Crume 502-396-4682 rachel.crume@ky.gov 

#1 Sportsmans Ln Frankfort KY 40601


Some GPS devices don't recognize #1 Sportsmans Ln, you will need to type in #1 Game Farm Rd, Frankfort Ky 40601.

The class will be held at the KDFWR classroom. It is the third building on the right. ( NOT AT SALATO ) 

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Easton Copley

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