ABSOLUTELY NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ALLOWED
The fishing regulations for Lake Michael Park are as follows:
Effective January 1, 2007, any anglers ages 16 years and older using any type of bait or gear to catch fin fish while fishing North Carolina’s public waters must possess a valid NC fishing license.
- Bass Creel limit of 3, size of at least 14"; 2 of any size total creel limit of 5 (adopted 7-1-91).
- Creel limit for catfish is 6 per day.
- NO size limit or creel limit on Bream, Crappie, Goggle-Eye or Robin. These species of fish are very prolific and many times over-populate. This causes stunting of growth size. (adopted 6-5-89)
It is unlawful to take out the Grass Carp (adopted 6-5-89)
FISHING LICENSE REQUIREMENT
Since 2007, anglers 16 years and older using any type of bait or gear to catch finfish while fishing North Carolina's public waters must possess a valid North Carolina fishing license.
Anglers who receive Food Stamps, Medicaid or Work First Family Assistance may obtain a written waiver from this new fishing license requirement through their county Department of Social Services.
Licenses may be purchased online at www.ncwildlife.org , by telephone at 1-888-2HUNTFISH (1-888-248-6834) or from any license agent.