Georgia Wildlife Resources Division
2067 U.S. Hwy. 278, SE, Social Circle, GA 30025
Fishing event for kids 15 and younger to fish specially stocked catfish ponds.
From Thomson, GA: Take Hwy 278 east to Ellington Airline Rd.
Merge right onto Ellington Airline Rd and continue for 2.8 miles.
Turn sharp right onto Fish Hatchery Rd to Public Fishing Area entrance gate; follow signs to event ponds.
Kids 15 and younger must register at tent before fishing and sign out when finished fishing. Participants in this event are exempt from Georgia Outdoor Recreation Pass (GORP) requirements. All participant must bring their own fishing tackle and bait. LIVE bait is NOT permitted on the Public Fishing Area. All children must be accompanied by an adult.