Lake Poway will be closed to fishing and boating from January 27 until noon February 1st for the Youth Fishing Derby!!! Youths, 15 and younger, can fish February 1st starting at 6 AM after they have received their wristband.
This year is the 25th Annual Youth Fishing Derby!
Fishing, prizes, entertainment, games, bounce houses, a free barbecue lunch and more! Join the City of Poway, February 1, for an exciting day of fun and prizes at the FREE 25th Annual Youth Fishing Derby! Freshly stocked with rainbow trout, the lake will be open only to youth ages 15 and younger from 6:00 AM-12:00 PM. Winners must be present to claim prizes at the awards ceremony, which is scheduled to begin at 1:00 PM.
*Participants must check-in at the registration tables to receive their wristbands before fishing that morning.*
Delicious food and coffee will be available from these Food Trucks: Rush Coffee, The Go-Go Truck and Molten Waffles.
Sponsored by Friends of Rollo
Music generously donated by The Metric System-DJ Danny
Information: (858) 668-4772.
Known as one of San Diego County's best lakes, Lake Poway offers several different options for boating. So what are you waiting for? Come on out and have an adventure exploring the numerous bays, or cruise the lake to find the prime fishing spot for reeling in The Big One!
Boats are rented at the Concession so please arrive before they close. Call for closing time: 858-668-4778.
Rules & Fees
Please read our Boating Safety Rules (PDF) before enjoying your day on the lake. All boats can be rented, on a first-come, first-served basis at the Lake Poway Concession.
Motor and Pedal boats carry a maximum of 4 people (including children of any age or weight).
Row boats carry a maximum of 4 people.
(Fishing Boats Only)
(Half Day rates start at 12:00 PM and at 4:00 PM during Night Fishing)
|Senior / Military Full Day (with ID)||$22|
|Senior / Military Half Day (with ID) (Half Day rates start at 12:00 PM and 4:00 PM during Night Fishing) ||$16|
(Fishing Boats Only)
(Half Day rates start at 12:00 PM and 4:00 PM during Night Fishing)
|Senior/Military Full Day (with ID)||$12|
|Senior/Military Half Day (with ID) (Half Day rates start at 12:00 PM and 4:00 PM during Night Fishing)||$8|
Pedal Boat Rentals
|Per Half Hour||$10|