Annual youth fishing event held at King’s Lake on trout opener

Saturday, April 13, 2019 | 11:30 AM

The annual Mentored Youth Trout Fishing Day was held on Saturday at King’s Lake in Sewickley Heights.

About 70 children and 60 adults attended the learn-to-fish event on the first day of trout season. Rods, lures, bait and other fishing necessities were provided for participants to use to catch rainbow trout, and seasoned fishermen were on hand to teach youngsters how to properly cast their lines.

The event was sponsored by the Sewickley Valley Conservation Association and Fern Hollow Nature Center.