“My son enjoyed this event, he can’t wait to come back again. Thank you all of you to for making my son happy! Food was delicious and the raffle prizes were amazing. You are the best!” – Parent of Participant, Castaic Lake
“I truly want to say thank you to all of you that made it possible. Thank you for not only giving your time and effort but also allowing us and our children to be themselves and always welcoming their personalities without any judgments!” Thank you – Parent of Participant, Castaic Lake
This is a C.A.S.T. for Kids event designed to provide children with disabilities, ages 7 – 17, the opportunity to enjoy a quality outdoor recreational experience through the sport of fishing. Take to the water with C.A.S.T. for an unforgettable morning of fishing and boating!
Our C.A.S.T. for Kids events include lots of fun and celebration! You can expect 2-3 hours of fishing, a delicious lunch and an awards celebration where your child will receive a personalized plaque. The event will start at 7:00am and will end at 2:00pm. Please note a parent or guardian must be present with your child for the entirety of the event. If you are volunteering for this event you should expect about 7-8 hours of time at event, arriving before participants, and staying after to help wrap things up. This is a day of fishing the children, families, and volunteers will never forget!
New Registration software for 2023 – You will need to create an account the first time you register. If you need assistance, please click on the appropriate participant type for step-by-step instructions.
Child Fishing Participant Instructions – Volunteer Boater Participant Instructions– Shore Volunteer Participant Instructions
Castaic Lake State Recreation Area
32132 Castaic Lake Dr.
Castaic, California 91384 (map)
Video From A Memorable C.A.S.T. for Kids Moment
Thanks To Our Event Sponsors
State of California Dept. of Water Resources, Santa Clarita Valley Water, L.A. Rod and Reel, Guys n Gals, Tilley’s Marine, Cows Custom Cookies, County of Los Angeles Parks and Recreation, Lions Club Int., The Friends of Castaic Lake, Gallion’s Corner Market, U.S. Dept. of Land Mgmt., Walgreens, Flambeau, Lews Fishing, Castaic Bass Club, Castaic Lake Staff, DWR Staff, Children Agencies G.A.T.E.S, Down Syndrome Association of Los Angeles, Lanterman Regional De Mi Familia A Su Familia