Salem Lake

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  1. Bobby Hege

    Lakes & Special Use Facilities Supervisor
    Phone: 336-650-7677

Salem Lake Operating Hours

  • Monday - Friday - 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday - 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Bait shop hours:

  • Monday - Friday - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday - 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Gate locks nightly at 5:00 p.m.

 Pier Fishing

  • Fishing is $3.50 for adults, $2 for teens, $1 for seniors over 60, & children under 12 are free Fishing is FREE
  • Anglers must use marked sections for social distancing
  • Individuals over the age of 16 must have a license to fish
  • Maximum of three (3) rods per person
  • The fishing pier and water access ends at 4:15 p.m. daily

Boating

  • All citizens fishing and boat launching need to check in at the bait shop prior to beginning your activity
  • Fees are $6 for motorized vessels & $4 for paddling 
  • Jon boats are available for rent ($6 per day)
  • No kayak rentals
  • Boaters must be off the water by 4:15 p.m.
  • The gate locks at 5:00 p.m. daily

Trails

  • Practice social distancing on trails
  • Park outside the main gates