“He cast on his own and took his worm off on his own. He showed more confidence!” – Parent of Participant, Fort Phantom Hill WTRC
“Being with the kids, feeling and sharing their excitement, family members expressing their gratitude, watching the WTRC interact with the kids, pure love!!!” – Volunteer Boater, Fort Phantom Hill WTRC
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!
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 8:00am and will end at 12:00pm. 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 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! Participant Registration is Private for this event.
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
Fort Phantom Hill
Abilene, Texas (map)
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Thanks To Our Event Sponsors
West Texas Rehabilitation Center, Texas Farm Bureau Insurance, Safari Club International, Jeremy and Shannon Cloud, Starks and Monroe LLC, Concho Valley Foundation Repair, Dosser Oilfield Service, Garage, Sturgill Turbine Services, Arrow Ford Bass Club, Jim Ned Bass Club, Arrow Ford, C&C Hauling, Abilene Foundation Repair, United Supermarkets, Betty Hardwick Center, Still Waters Bass Club, Edward D Jones, Lews, Flambeau, K outfitters, Brenem Productions, Taylor Telephone, Double Diamond Signs, Can-Doo portable restrooms, Betty Hardwick Center, Buffalo Gap Self Storage, Wicker Parker Agency Inc., Ma’s and Pa’s Bait-Tackle- Ammo, Partners In Education – Abilene Independent School District