Every year, Ohioans have the chance to enjoy a weekend of free fishing without a license, and this year is no exception. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources announced that from Saturday, June 17-Sunday, June 18, you can head out to any of the public waters in the state to bait your hook.
Check out these five central Ohio fishing spots:
Beginners can also find luck at smaller water outlets at Three Creeks, Scioto Grove, and other Columbus Metro Parks.
Bonus: If you’re looking to hit one of Great Lakes for the fishing weekend, we check out our summer road trip guide to Cleveland.