Department of Parks
Future Sportsman’s Weekend at Rough River March 23
FALLS OF ROUGH, Ky. – Rough River Dam State Resort Park will host its Future Sportsman’s Weekend on March 23.
This fun-filled weekend is dedicated to getting young people interested and actively involved in hunting, fishing and the great outdoors!
Hands-on activities include archery instruction, Explore Bowhunting activities, target shooting, fishing and casting and educational programming by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Activities begin at 9 a.m. and will run into the evening.
Overnight packages are available for $135 plus tax and include Saturday night lodging for two, the buffalo and wild game buffet for two Saturday evening, breakfast for two on Sunday morning and registration for all activities.
The fee for participants in the activities is $10. There are no age restrictions for most events (The minimum age for archery is 8) Most events are aimed at 6-12 year olds, but all ages are welcome.
Call 1-800-325-1713 for information and reservations.