Bring the family and pedal boat, kayak, or stand-up paddleboard on Town Lake!
April – October
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 4 pm to Sunset
(Closed in the event of cold weather and/or steady rain.)
BOAT RENTAL FEES (30 minutes):
2-Seater Pedal Boat: $15
4-Seater Pedal boat: $20
Single Kayak: $10
Double Kayak: $15
Stand Up Paddleboard: $10
****ALL RIDERS ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR A LIFE VEST****
FISHING: CATCH AND RELEASE ONLY.
CAST NETS ARE NOT PERMITTED.
$5 per fishing pole (for the duration of our open hours)
Nightcrawlers available $5 per package (limited supply available)
Ages 16 and under can fish without a license. Ages 17 and up require a valid state fishing license. For Texas residents, this fee is currently $30 for the year or $11 for the day. Information on purchasing a license can be found here: http://tpwd.texas.gov/business/licenses/online_sales/
ADDITIONAL TOWN LAKE AT FIREMEN’S PARK INFO:
PARK HOURS: 6 am – 11 pm
PICNIC TABLES/GRILLS: First come, first serve.
PAVILION AND PUMPHOUSE RENTALS: Advance reservation only, check availability by calling McAllen Parks & Recreation at 956-681-3333. Reservations must be made in person and paid in full at the time of reservation at the Parks & Recreation office, 1000 S Ware Road.
BICYCLE RENTALS: B-Cycle Bikes are available onsite. More infomation can be found on the McAllen B-Cycle Facebook page.
GROUP BOAT RENTALS: If you have a large group who would like to rent our boats, a discount is available. Contact Tiffany at 681-3333 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
GUIDED GROUP CAMPOUTS: Family groups, scout troops, and other organizations may book a guided camping experience in the camping area of the pavilion. Programs include learn to fish, boating, campfire cooking, geocaching and more. Contact Tiffany at 681-3333 or email@example.com for details.