​National Hunting and Fishing Day

​National Hunting and Fishing Day
Head outdoors to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day - gear up and embark on the adventure of a lifetime!
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It's time to get out and enjoy nature on National Hunting and Fishing Day, held on the fourth Saturday in September! This day is a celebration of our love of hunting and fishing, as well as an opportunity to appreciate the great outdoors. It was first established in 1972 by President Richard Nixon, and since then has been celebrated annually with events such as fish fries, outdoor competitions, picnics and more. So grab your gear, invite some friends along and take part in this special day to connect with nature!

History of ​National Hunting and Fishing Day

​National Hunting and Fishing Day Timeline

January 2012
Co-founder Dan finishes the economics degree he promised his mum he’d complete, only to never use it and start his own clothing business (love you mum).
Co-founder Dan finishes the economics degree he promised his mum he’d complete, only to never use it and start his own clothing business (love you mum).

How to Celebrate ​National Hunting and Fishing Day

<div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">1. </span>Go fishing</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Head out to your local lake, river or pond and go fishing for the day.  Remember to get a fishing license if necessary.</p></div><div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">2. </span>Go hunting</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">If you have the right permits and authorization, head out to the woods and go hunting.  It's a great way to get outdoors and enjoy nature.</p></div><div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">3. </span>Attend a seminar</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Look around for seminars on hunting or fishing.  These are usually free or have a nominal fee and can be a great way to learn about the sport and make new friends.</p></div><div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">4. </span>Organize a tournament</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Organize a tournament in your local area with friends and family, either for fishing or hunting.  The winner gets bragging rights!</p></div><div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">5. </span>Visit a wildlife refuge</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Take the family to your local wildlife refuge or nature preserve and learn about the fish and animals that inhabit the area.</p></div>

Why We Love ​National Hunting and Fishing Day

<div id='' class='matter-item'><h3 id='' class='matter-title'><span class='matter-letter'>A.</span>It's a wonderful way to connect with nature.</h3><p id='' class='matters-text'>Connecting with nature is one of the greatest gifts of hunting and fishing. Whether you're trolling for bass or waiting patiently for deer to come into view, it's an opportunity to experience a tranquil connection with the outdoors and appreciate all that nature has to offer.</p></div><div id='' class='matter-item'><h3 id='' class='matter-title'><span class='matter-letter'>B.</span>It's a great way to bond with friends and family</h3><p id='' class='matters-text'>Hunting and fishing provides quality time in nature that helps create special bonds between families and close friends. After all, there's nothing better than spending the day outdoors surrounded by those who mean the most to you!</p></div><div id='' class='matter-item'><h3 id='' class='matter-title'><span class='matter-letter'>C.</span>It teaches us respect for wildlife  </h3><p id='' class='matters-text'>Hunting and fishing can teach us about the importance of respecting wildlife. It emphasizes the need to conserve habitats, understand migration patterns and practice ethical harvesting habits so that future generations will be able to enjoy these activities as well! </p></div>



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