Time To Hit The Water

Are water sports on today's fun list?

If you’re ready for the water, head down to our Marina. The Marina maintains a full fleet of water craft rentals and the toys to go with them. Earn your own Big Fish story when you try your hard at Fontana lake fishing. We’ve also got some amazing relaxation on the disc golf course and Lazy River drifting.

Come to the Fontana Village Resort and rent all the watercraft and equipment you need to get out on the water. 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 and get there on one of the amazing Fontana lake rentals for a day.

Pontoon Boat Shuttle Services are available for hikers and trout fishermen wanting to explore Eagle Creek, Hazel Creek, or any of the North Shore of the Fontana Lake. Get out on the Southern Boundary of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park with easy access to the mountains or just a short trip back to luxury of the Fontana Village Resort. Pick-up and drop-off services are available.

Fontana Marina. Fontana Dam, NC - Dock master Ronnie Crisp reports that the fish are biting on Fontana Lake right now! The cool weather and the lower lake levels of the late fall and winter are providing the ideal conditions for a perfect day of fishing. Enjoy fishing areas you can walk to from the Fontana Marina or try a Fontana lake rental to get to that sweet spot you’ve got your eye on.

Small Mouth and Spotted Bass are hitting on lucky craft jerk bait, spinner bait, tube jigs, live shiners, and gulp minnows. These moody creatures can be tricky to catch sometimes, so bring your best fishing strategies with you. Get out there and catch your fill!

Come on out and enjoy the crisp winter weather! Lake conditions are perfect for daytime fishing with easy access to the stream heads along the southern shores of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Marina Store is fully stocked with bait and tackle. It’s the perfect place whether your North Carolina vacation lasts one afternoon or a whole week.