“This event was so well thought out and put together. I personally saw such a huge impact in our community. ” – Parent of Participant, Chatfield Reservoir


“Best experience I’ve had volunteering in my entire life. Kids with challenges really appreciate all of their opportunities and adventures!” – Volunteer Boater, Chatfield Reservoir

This is a C.A.S.T. for Kids event designed to provide children with disabilities, ages 6 – 18, 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!

Event Itinerary

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 7:00 am and will end at 1:00 pm. 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 6-7 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!


Event Location

Chatfield State Park
Riverside Group Picnic Gazebo at the South Marina
Littleton, CO 80125 (map)

Event Contacts

Event Coordinator
Chris Ellis
(303) 842-3951

Michelle Ellis
(303) 324-6058

Jake Foos
(303) 434-8468

View photos from our 2024 event here

Video From A Memorable C.A.S.T. for Kids Moment

Thanks To Our Event Sponsors


Bass Pro Shops & Cabela’s, Tightline Outdoors, Colorado Parks & Wildlife, Eagle Claw, Fishing with Bernie, Kristi Bringle with RE/MAX Professionals, Colorado Walleye Trail, Denver Bassmasters, Dunkin’ Donuts, Ellis Communications Marketing, U.S.Coast Guard Auxiliary – Denver, CO, Lowry Outdoor Adventures, Parr’s Guide Service, Scheels, Sakana Baits, Slaton Bros, Inc., Pepsi, The Finesse Angler, Infinity Boots and Apparel, K Ross Kustom Baits, Tommy Jigs 307