Information Updated 30 Aug 2021

Special Opportunity Fishing
23-24 Apr. 2022 at Anderson Pond
Youth participants DO NOT need Eglin or State Permits

Youth Fishing Rodeo -
This event is sponsored by Jackson Guard, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.  The Eglin Reservation Fishing Rodeo is a special opportunity event allowing youth (15 years of age and under) to fish in a freshly stocked pond.  

There are three-time slots at 7-10 A.M.; 12-3 P.M.; 4:30-7:30 P.M. on Saturday and three on Sunday.  Each time slot has room for 50 participants.  

If you wish to participate in the event, choose a time slot (7-10 A.M.; 12-3 P.M.; 4:30-7:30 P.M.) and call the Natural Resources Office at (850) 882-4165 or 4166 to reserve a slot.

Anderson Pond is located three miles north
of Niceville on the east side of Hwy 85.