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Catch a Sure Thing (C.A.S.T.)

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Catch a Sure Thing (C.A.S.T.)

Catch a Sure Thing (C.A.S.T.) – We provide the bait, tackle, and expertise. You are encouraged to bring your own equipment. You provide a child between the ages of 6 and 12 who wants to go fishing.  This program is limited to groups of 6 children.  They will learn how to bait a hook, types of fish found in the lake, and if willing how to unhook a fish! (Hands on Activity ●Group size ≤ 6 ●Ages – 6-12 ● Length – 1 1/2 hours) Please call the park office at 919 362-0586 ext. 218 to register your child. Please leave the child's name and a parent or guardian's name and contact number. Spaces are limited. The program will be held every Sunday’s from April 14th – August 25th.  Program time 9:00am-10:30am. 
No CAST programs with be offered on May 26th, June 30th and July 7th. 

Date of Event: 
Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 9:00am to Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 10:30am
Start Location: 
Jordan Lake State Recreation Area Park Office, 280 State Park Road, NC 27523

280 State Park Road
Apex, NC 27523



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GPS: 35.735554, -79.016569


  • November to February:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
  • March to April and September to October:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
  • May to August:
    8:00am to 9:00pm
  • November to February:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
  • March, April and October:
    8:00am to 9:00pm
  • May to September:
    8:00am to 10:00pm

Closed Christmas Day

*PLEASE NOTE: Jordan Lake's day-use area gates and campground gates open and lock promptly at the posted times. No entry or exit is permitted before or after posted gate hours, except for law enforcement or medical emergencies.


  • November to February:
    8:00am to 4:30pm – weekdays only
  • March to October:
    8:00am to 4:30pm – daily

Closed on November 28 and 29, December 24 to 26 and New Year's Day