Join a park ranger, to learn casting skills. Participants will learn how to cast a Zebco style rod and reel. We will be attempting to catch the plastic and elusive "backyard bass." Appropriate for beginners.
Events and Programs
Merchants Millpond State Park offers a variety of learning opportunities for all ages. Typically led by park rangers, these interpretive programs allow the public to gain perspective into what makes North Carolina state parks naturally wonderful.
Most of the events are free, though some require pre-registration. All give park visitors deeper insight into the natural world. Call the park office for more information.
Come join a ranger to learn the basics of canoeing on Merchants Millpond. The program will have a short how to session and will lead into canoeing on the pond. Pre-registration is required. There will be a $5.00 canoe fee. If you would like more information or to register, call 252 357 1191.