by Ohio DNR

XENIA, OH – New youth fishing opportunities will soon be available in Xenia, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). A recently added fishing area at the ODNR Division of Wildlife’s District Five office will provide new shore fishing opportunities at several former spring-fed hatchery ponds.

The youth fishing area is located at 1076 Old Springfield Pike in Xenia. Youth 15 years and under will be allowed to fish by reservation only, no walk-ins will be admitted. Fishing is planned for three sessions each day on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays beginning in June, and will continue through Labor Day.

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