Free Fishing Day at Hidden Lakes Historic Trout Farm

Bolingbrook Park District is celebrating Unplug Illinois Day on Saturday, July 11 a Free Fishing Day at Hidden Lakes Historic Trout Fam. Everyone can fish for free without a permit from 8:00 am-6:00 pm. Unplug Illinois Day encourages communities across Illinois to ditch their electronic devices and ‘unplug’ to enjoy everything their local park and recreation agencies have to offer.

The Tackle Box Bait Shop will be open and offers live bait, including worms and minnows, along with light snacks and refreshments for purchase. The bait shop is located at 475 Trout Farm Rd. For more information, please visit

The mission of the Illinois Park & Recreation Association (IPRA) is to provide and promote exceptional standards of education, networking and resources for all professionals in the Illinois park, recreation and conservation communities. IPRA is a national leader in providing education, networking, and resources for professionals in parks, recreation and conservation. For more information, visit