Town of Sylvania

DeKalb County Public Fishing  Lake

Hours:   5:30 am - 8:00 pm   Closed Wednesdays  

Manager:  Steven Simmons

Address and Telephone:
720 Co. Rd. 194
Sylvania, AL 35988
(256) 657-1300


DeKalb County Public Fishing Lake is a 120 acre lake with largemouth bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, channel catfish, and crappie. The Lake is located on Sand Mountain 1 mile north of Sylvania. State Lakes Fishing Licenses are available for purchase at the lake. http://www.outdooralabama.com/dekalb-county-public-fishing-lake

Facilities:

  • Boat ramp
  • Two covered fishing piers
  • Pavilions
  • Public restrooms
  • Concessions (Bait, tackle, and snacks)
  • Campground facilities available with electricity and water
  • Jon boats, electric motors and batteries are available for rent
 

Licenses and Permits:

  • Normal Fishing License Requirements Apply to Anglers Age 16 or Older*
  • Daily Fishing Permit Required in Addition to License for Anglers Age 12 and Older 
  • $3.00 Boat Rental Permit (Daily fishing permit also required)
  • $5.00 Launch Permit for Personal Boat (Daily fishing permit also required) $3.00

*State Lakes Fishing Licenses are available for purchase at the lake.