Cast a line and enjoy the view with fellow fishing enthusiasts on the Second Sunday of each month, June – September, at Fishing with Friends at Pier 68. The program is presented in partnership with the MidAtlantic Youth Anglers.
Are you first-time fisher or a veteran looking to brush up on the basics? Fishing with Friends enables youth and adults to work with the MidAtlantic's team of experts and professional anglers to learn about fishing fundamentals and strategies while being educated about the health of the Delaware River.
Free and open to the public.
Dogs on leashes welcome.
FROM THE NORTH
Take I-95 South to Exit 22 (676/Central Philadelphia / Independence Hall / Callowhill Street). Exit will split, follow 676 East / Callowhill Street. At the light at the end of the ramp, make a left onto Callowhill Street. Follow Callowhill Street approximately 3 blocks where it ends at Columbus Boulevard. Make a left onto Columbus Boulevard. Continue South on Columbus Boulevard. Make a left on Pier 70 Boulevard, after The Home Depot.
FROM THE SOUTH
Take I-95 North to Exit 20 (Columbus Boulevard/Washington Avenue/Penn’s Landing). At the end of the ramp, make a left onto Columbus Boulevard. Continue on Columbus Boulevard, and turn right at Pier 70 Boulevard (before The Home Depot).
FROM THE EAST
From Ben Franklin Bridge Stay in the right lane. At the end of the bridge, make a quick right on the 5th Street Exit. Follow 5th Street to Spring Garden Street, and make a right. Follow Spring Garden Street 5 blocks to Columbus Boulevard. Continue South on Columbus Boulevard past The Hilton. Make a left on Pier 70 Boulevard, after The Home Depot.
FROM THE WEST
Take 76 East to the Central Philadelphia Exit (676 East/Vine Street Expressway Exit). Follow 676 East to 95 South (Chester/ Philadelphia Int’l Airport). Follow 95 South to Exit 20 (Columbus Boulevard/Washington Avenue).
Follow directions for from the North.