Recreation - Fishing & Boating

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Fishing & Boating at Mountwood Park

Catch the BIG one! Mountwood Park is a great place to bring the family fishing. The 50 acre lake is stocked during the winter months by the DNR with trout; check the DNR stocking page or this web site for stocking dates. The lake also has catfish, large-mouth bass, crappie, carp, sun fish, baitfish, muskie, and crayfish.

Marina and Concessions Information:

Contact info: 304.679.3611 or 304.989.6075
Wednesday - Sunday 11:00am - 7:00pm (Summer hours)
Boat Rentals: Canoes, Jon, Boats, and Kayaks -  $9.00 per hour

Fishing Supplies and Rentals:
Power Bait - $2.00
Night Crawlers - $2.00
Tackle: $1.50 - $3.00
Pole Rentals: $3.00 per hour

Classic Concessions
BBQ Pork - $2.00
Nachos  - $2.00
Bag of Ice - $2.00
Hot Dog with Sauce - $1.50
Plain Hot Dog - $1.00
Chips - $1.00
Candy Bars - $1.00
Cookies - $1.00
Crackers - $1.00
Frozen Icy Pops - $1.00
Mini Donuts & Cakes - $.50
Slim Jim - $.25

Propel - $1.50
G2 Gatorade - $1.50
Water - $1.00
Pop - $1.00
Coffee or Hot Cocoa - $1.00

You can use your small boat or canoe to fish, but only electric trolling motors are permitted (no gasoline motors). Bring the family and fish all year round. A WV fishing license is required and all state rules and regulations apply.

Put your rod and reel to work at our annual Fishing Derby. In 2016, the Moon Over Mountwood Fishing Derby will be held on June 3-4. Great prizes for all, an all night fishing tournament for the adults and a contest during the day for children. Fun for all!! Check back on May 1 to get your derby application here.