Let's Learn to Fish!

Everything You Need to Know to Start Freshwater Fishing

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By Dan Armitage

Formats and Prices




$22.99 CAD



  1. Trade Paperback $16.99 $22.99 CAD
  2. ebook $11.99 $15.99 CAD

Grab a fishing rod and head out to a nearby stream or lake for a fishing adventure! In this skills-based book, kids ages 6 and up go on a fishing trip, led by author and fishing guide Dan Armitage of the Kids’ Fishing Fun Program, and learn essential techniques, facts, and tips to learn how to fish and catch a big one! Step-by-step color photography shows everything kids needthe best beginner bait and tackle, key fishing skills such as rigging, casting,and reeling in fish, and tips on where to fish for crappies, bass, catfish, perch, trout, and more. Kids record fishing adventures in the log at the back of the book. The skills teach fun fishing know-how, connect kids to nature, and foster independence and self-reliance.


  • “From easy to understand photography of the rods, reels, lines and hooks, to the wonderful images of all the fish to catch, this book provides a perfect step-by-step approach on learning how to fish. Dan even teaches you how to think like a fish! Every parent should read along with their kids to get ready for a lifetime of memories. This is a tremendous resource for kids who want to go fishing.”
    Glenn Hughes, president, American Sportfishing Association

  • “This is the instructional freshwater fishing book I wish I had when I was a kid! The easy-to-read format and beautiful color photos keep the reader engaged through each chapter. Dan does an exceptional job of explaining the basics of tackle, bait, species identification, boating safety, and where to fish in simple terms while encouraging kids to spend more time outdoors.”—Debbie Hanson, freshwater fishing guide and host of ESPN Southwest Florida's Reel Talk Radio

On Sale
Mar 12, 2024
Page Count
128 pages

Dan Armitage

About the Author

Dan Armitage leads a popular Kids' Fishing Fun program at sport shows and retail outlets across the United States that teaches children the basics of fishing. He's a freelance writer for Cabin Life and more than a dozen other fishing, boating, and outdoor publications; a member of the Outdoor Writers Association of America; a USCG-licensed Captain; and former host of the Buckeye Sportsman radio show. He lives with his wife in Ohio, where he serves on his community’s parks and recreation commission.

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