June 05, 2017

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Fishing day planned June 10 at Lewis and Clark State Park

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JUNE 5, 2017 – The entire family is invited June 10 to Lewis and Clark State Park near Rushville for a fun day of fishing. The free event will be held from 10 a.m. until noon by the lake and at the Civilian Conservation Corps shelter.

Fishing equipment is available for the first 25 in attendance to use for the day. Several stations, including practice casting, aquatic life and fishing in Missouri, will be available  

Missouri State Parks is celebrating 100 years in 2017. Visitors can experience all the park system has to offer with the Centennial Passport. Visit for more information. 

Lewis and Clark State Park is located at 801 Lakecrest Blvd. near Rushville. For more information about the event, call the park at 816-579-5564. For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.