The 2022 NANFA Convention
will be June 9-12, 2022
at St. Mary's University
in beautiful Winona, MN
on the banks of the Mississippi River

on this, NANFA's 50th Anniversary
we are going to the home state
of our founder John Bondhus.

Rooms will be available at St. Mary’s University, price TBD. Address is 700 Terrace Heights, Winona MN 55987.

There are also many hotels in Winona.

Prairie Island Campground, 1120 Prairie Island Rd., Winona MN 55987 is right next to the Friday night event. 

Meeting Schedule:

June 9 (Thursday) – Check in Michael Toner Center, St. Mary’s University. Afternoon activity nearby, possibly in Mississippi River. 

June 10 (Friday) – Registration at Michael Toner Center. Field trips to MN and WI. Snorkeling (and SCUBA), seining, and microfishing opportunities available.  Cookout, hosted by Rough Fish Roundup and NANFA, to be held that night at Prairie Island Shelter at 5 pm.

June 11 (Saturday) – Presentations, banquet and auction at St. Mary's University

June 12 (Sunday) – More field trips

June 13 (Monday) – Return home

Registration Info:

TBD but will include banquet, Friday night get together, and two box lunches.


  • Field trips will be in both MN and WI.
  • Fishing licenses will be required for either state.
  • No fish can be kept that are caught in WI.
  • MN rules are summarized here:
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