Join the Mississippi Wildlife Federation for the 4th Annual Gator Bait Hatchling Kids Kayak Race on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Lakeshore Park on the beautiful Barnett Reservoir. Gator Bait Hatchling is a kayak race just for kids ages 5-12. The course length is tailored to each age group and ranges from 250 yards to 500 yards. This is a great event to introduce kids to the sport of kayaking, foster a love for the outdoors, and instill a desire to protect their environment! Registration is $20 per child and includes kayak, paddle and PFD rental, swag bag with t-shirt, lunch, awards and prizes! Two lucky racers will win a kayak courtesy of Academy Sports! For more info and to register, visit Gator Bait Hatchling. Bring all the kids and spend the weekend in beautiful Ridgeland, MS! We’ve got it going on for the whole family Inside + Out!