Fishing

Tanglewood Park offers fishing at Mallard Lake and Skilpot Lake.

  • All Tanglewood Park Rules and Regulations apply.
  • Any polluting of the water by urination, defecation, or littering is prohibited and will result in forfeiture of use of Mallard Lake at Tanglewood Park.
  • No trespassing will be allowed in the park after closing. Nighttime use of Mallard Lake and its facilities is strictly prohibited.
  • Please note Mallard Lake operation hours and that the boat rentals are closed every Wednesday.
  • Bank fishing is allowed in designated areas only.
  • Fishing requires a State Fishing License. All North Carolina Wildlife Fish and Game regulations apply.
  • Fishing is open year round, daily from 7 am to dusk.

*Fees: All fishing passes are purchased at the front gate upon entering the park

Daily Fishing Pass $1.50
Children under 12 FREE, when accompanied by paying adult
Annual Fishing Pass $ 30.00
*Fishing Fees do not include the daily admission gate fees

For Mallard Lake information please contact Tanglewood Park’s Welcome Center at 336-703-6400

What's Available

  • Children’s playground
  • Picnic tables with charcoal grills
  • Pedal boats for rent: $4.00 per ½ hour
  • Snack items are sold during business hours

2017 Mallard Lake Pedal Boat and Concession Hours

*CLOSED every Wednesday*

Date/Day of Week Hours
Memorial Day Weekend (May 27 - 29)
Saturday
Sunday
Monday
 
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
May 30 - June 18 (weekends only)
Saturday
Sunday
 
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
June 19 - August 13
Monday - Friday
Saturday
Sunday
 
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
August 14 - September 3 (weekends only)
Saturday
Sunday
 
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
September 4 (Labor Day) 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Mallard Lake Boating Rules