Fishing and Boating

Fishing

Tanglewood Park offers fishing at Mallard Lake and Skilpot Lake.

  • Fishing requires a State Fishing License.
  • Fishing is open year round, daily from 7 am to dusk.
  • Adults $1.50/Daily $30.00/Annual Fee (does not include gate fee)
  • Children under 12 free when accompanied by a paying adult

Mallard Lake - (336) 778-6356

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

2014 Mallard Lake Pedal Boat and Concession Hours

Date/Day of Week Hours
Memorial Day Weekend (May 24 - 26)
Saturday
Sunday
Monday
 
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
May 31 - June 8 (weekends only)
Saturday
Sunday
 
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
June 12 - August 17
Monday - Friday
Saturday
Sunday
 
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
August 18 - August 31 (weekends only)
Saturday
Sunday
 
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
September 1 (Labor Day) 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mallard Lake Boating Rules

 

General Park Information

  • Tanglewood is open daily from 7:00 am – Sunset (except on Christmas Day).
  • Pets must be under control of their owner and kept on a leash no longer than six feet at all times. All pets must have current inoculations for rabies. Pets must be kept and never left unattended. Pet owners are responsible for their pets using the designated waste area and cleaning up after their pets at the designated area.
  • Golf, Horse Stables, Hiking Trails and Accommodations are available year-around.
  • Gardens are open year-around. Blooming seasons vary.
  • Tennis activities are available from April to November.
  • Water activities can be enjoyed from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
  • Entrance Fee:
    • $8.00 - Buses
    • $2.00 - All others
    Annual passes can be purchased at the Front Gate or Welcome Center for $25.00. Entrance fees & Annual Admission do not include Admission to Special Events.

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