Bear River Celebration


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    Bear River Celebration

    The 17th annual Bear River Celebration will be held on Saturday June 9th, 2018.

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


    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!

    Check out our Facebook event! 


    Willow Park West


    Saturday, June 9th, from 10am to 2pm.

    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

    Congratulations to our 2015 logo contest winner!

    This event is made possible by the contributions from the following organizations:  American Red Cross, BLM /USU National Aquatic Monitoring Center, Cache Anglers, Cache County Extension, Cache Valley No Child Left Inside, Cache Valley Wildlife Association, City of Logan Environmental Department, City of Logan Parks and Recreation, City of Logan Public Works, Delta Waterfowl Foundation, Home Depot, Hyrum City Youth Council, Ogden Nature Center, Old Ephraim Mountain Men, Stokes Nature Center, UDWR - Fish Experiment Station, USDA-ARS Bee Lab/USU Insect Tours, USU Water Quality Extension, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, Utah Falconers Association, Utah Master Naturalist Program, Utah Native Plants Society, Walmart, Willow Park Zoo.