Fishing

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Permits may be obtained at the Refuge Visitor Center or by contacting us.  The Visitor Center (478 986-5441) is open 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM weekdays, except Federal Holidays. On weekends and evenings, permits are available at the Allison Lake Kiosk and at the entrance to the Little Rock Wildlife Drive.

You may fish at Piedmont NWR beginning March 15th through September 30th during daylight hours only.

Boats with electric motors are permitted in all ponds open to fishing. Gasoline motors are prohibited. Boat ramp access is available only at Pond 2a and Allison Lake.


For a great place to reconnect with a favorite childhood activity or to try it for the first time, make plans to fish at a national wildlife refuge soon. Find more information with our on-line Guide to Fishing on National Wildlife Refuge.