Fontana Marina. Fontana Dam, NC - Dock master Ronnie Crisp reports that the fish are biting on Fontana Lake right now! The cooler mornings and nights are producing ideal lake temperatures for a great day of fishing action on the lake this Spring!

Small and Large Mouth Bass, as well as Spotted Bass are hitting on jerk bait, crank bait, spinner bait and live shiners on the Points. The Large Mouth are also hitting back in the coves as well! These moody creatures can be tricky to catch sometimes, so bring your best fishing strategies with you!

Come on out and enjoy the beautiful, spring weather! Lake conditions are perfect for daytime or nighttime fishing with easy access to the stream heads along the southern shores of the national park. The Marina Store is fully stocked with bait and tackle.

Take a tour of Fontana Marina here.

Water sports on today's fun list? Rent watercraft and equipment at the Fontana Marina. Rental choices include pontoon boats, canoes, kayaks, and paddle boards. Catch your limit on one of the Appalachian's most beautiful mountain lakes. Shuttle services by pontoon boat are available for hikers and trout fishermen wanting to explore Eagle Creek, Hazel Creek, or any of the North Shore of Fontana lake which is the Southern Boundary of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Pick-up and drop-off services are available.


Fontana Village Resort | 300 Woods Road • P.O. Box 68 | Fontana Dam, North Carolina 28733
Phone: 828.498.2211 • Toll Free Reservations: 800.849.2258
Group Sales: 828.498.2154 • Member Sales: 828.498.2108

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