Mission: Heroes Bass Fishing Assunpink Lake (Allentown)
Sep 17, 2023 (UTC-5)ENDED
Mission: Heroes Bass Fishing Assunpink Lake is an exciting and meaningful event dedicated to our Nation's Heroes - military personnel and first responders. This FREE boat fishing event, held at Assunpink Wildlife Management Area in Allentown, is a wonderful opportunity to show appreciation for their service and provide a therapeutic day on the water.
Volunteers with fishing boats are eagerly wanted for this event! If you have a boat and fishing experience, we encourage you to register and join us on September 17, 2023. Veterans, active duty members of the Armed Forces, and First Responders will be paired up with volunteers to form boat teams and compete in a friendly fishing competition.
The event offers a variety of categories, including a 15 Bass limit, Big Bass, Big Miscellaneous, and Big Panfish. If you have your own fishing gear, feel free to bring it along. Otherwise, we will provide everything you need to have a great day on the water.
We understand the importance of mental health for our Heroes, and studies have shown that events like these have a positive impact. By participating in Mission: Heroes Bass Fishing Assunpink Lake, you can be part of a Hero's journey to better mental health.
The day will begin with sign-in, followed by coffee, water, and snacks. At 6:30 am, it's time to hit the water and start fishing. We kindly ask everyone to be back at the ramp by 2:00 pm to weigh and release their catch. Then, you can engage in some friendly banter about who won what.
Join us at Assunpink Lake on September 17, 2023, for a memorable day of fishing, camaraderie, and appreciation for our Nation's Heroes. It's a chance to give back in a way that aligns with your passion and interests. Let's make a difference together.