Lake Fairfax Park

703-471-5415 TTY 711
1400 Lake Fairfax Drive
Reston, VA 20190
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Lake Fairfax Fishing

young boy fishing with his dad.jpgFishing is available year round at Lake Fairfax Park. The lake is very accessible for shoreline fishermen and has catfish, bass, sunfish, black crappie, bullhead, and bluegill. All anglers must follow all Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources rules and regulations.

Veterans Family Trout Derby

Saturday, Nov. 4

This free event honors our service members and their families. 

FishingCommunity.Org has partnered with the Fairfax County Park Authority for this annual event on Saturday, Nov. 4 from 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Free Fishing Pole Rentals

Our waterfront parks are now featuring free fishing pole rods for rent at Burke Lake Park, Lake Accotink Park, Lake Fairfax Park and Riverbend Park. Rentals are available during office business hours. Please call the site for rental times and availability.

More information about fishing at Lake Fairfax is on the DWR website.

Lake Fairfax is open to fishing from kayaks. A daily launch fee or season pass is required for all privately launched kayaks. Use of any type of motor -- gas, electric or other -- is prohibited.

Daily launch pass: $5.00
Season launch pass: $40.00

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