Bear River Celebration


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    Bear River Celebration

    The 17th annual Bear River Celebration will be held on Saturday June 8th, 2019.

          "There aren't many events that are fun for children as well as educational for the adults like the Bear River Celebration"
    -Anonymous Participant


    Willow Park West


    Saturday, June 8th, from 10am to 1pm.

    The Bear River Celebration and Free Fishing Day is a free community event full of hands-on educational activities for youth and their families.  Each year hundreds of youth participate and learn more about water quality, wildlife, plants, recreation, and fishing in the Bear River Watershed.  Families have raved about the uniqueness, entertainment, and learning value that this celebration brings to the community.

    Color in the macroinvertebrate macroinvertebrate coloring page and crane coloring page!

    Activities include:kid

    • Learn to fish with experts from the Division of Wildlife Resources

    • Meet the wildlife that call the Bear River Watershed home

    • Fly Tying with Cache Anglers

    • Face painting

    • Stream trailer and watershed demonstrations

    • Live music

    • And much more!

    Photos from 2018

    Photos from 2017

    Photos from 2015

    UPR Story June 21, 2018

    The Bear River Celebration and Free Fishing Day was named 2013's Utah Environmental Education Program of the Year by the Utah Society of Environmental Education


    14th Annual Bear River Celebration in the News
    USU-led Bear River Celebration Earns Statewide Environmental Ed Honor

    This event is made possible by the contributions from the following organizations:  BLM /USU National Aquatic Monitoring Center, Bear River Land Conservancy, Bridgerland Audubon Society, Cache Anglers, Cache County Extension, Cache Valley Wildlife Association, City of Logan Environmental Department, City of Logan Parks and Recreation, City of Logan Public Works, Delta Waterfowl Foundation, Ogden Nature Center, Stokes Nature Center, UDWR - Fish Experiment Station, USU Water Quality Extension, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, Utah Master Naturalist Program, Utah Native Plants Society, Walmart, Willow Park Zoo.