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Ed Lisenby Lake 

(334) 774-0588

861 Myrtle Dr.

Ozark, AL 36360 


Email:   lake@ozarkalabama.us


Sunrise to Sunset - Open 6 days a week 

Closed on Wednesdays (No Fishing allowed)

Pedestrian trail remains open


Ed Lisenby Lake:

Ed Lisenby Lake is a 92-acre award-winning state fishing lake located in a beautiful 390-acre park. Daily Fishing permits are required for all fishermen over the age of 12. Licenses are required for state residents ages 16 - 64 and for non-residents ages 16 and older. For more information on the license prices and requirements, please click on the following link: http://www.outdooralabama.com/freshwater-fishing-license

Bait Shop: 

The Lake also has a fully stocked Bait Shop offering Boat Rentals, Fishing Permits, Fishing & Hunting Licenses, snacks, drinks, a large assortment of lures and other fishing supplies and live bait. 
LIVE BAIT PRICING (subject to change)

Wigglers, Reds, Greens and Meal Worms:  $3.50 ea.

Night Crawlers and Pinks:  $3.75

Chicken Livers:  $2.50

Minnows:  $2.00 dozen

Shiners:  $3.75 dozen


container of 25:  $1.00

container of 50:  $2.00

container of 75:  $3.00

container of 100:  $3.75

container of 150:  $4.75

container of 200:  $5.75



Fishing Permits - $3.00

Boat Rental - $5.00

Motor Rental - $15.00

Battery Rental - $10.00

Anchor Rental - $2.00

Paddle Rental - $2.00

Cushion Rental - $2.00

Life Vest Rental - $1.00


1 person - $30.00

2 people - $34.00

3 people - $38.00

Note:  Packages include fishing permit, boat rental, motor, battery, anchor,

paddle and 1 cushion & life vest per person 


Lake Records: Largemouth Bass - 14.88 #, Channel Catfish - 30#,

Bluegill 2.69 #, Shellcracker - 4.2#


Pedestrian Trail:

There is a 3.1-mile walking trail at Ed Lisenby Lake.  1 mile of the trail is primitive, while the remaining 2.1 miles are paved.  Approximate walking time is one hour.  The trail is available year round for your walking/jogging pleasure.  Your pets are welcome to walk the trail with you, but they must be on a leash.

Sam Dale Park:

Sam Dale Park, part of the lake complex, has a pavilion, picnic areas, and a memorial to pioneer Sam Dale.  The cost to rent the pavilion is $45.00 for the day.  Reservations may be made by calling 774-0588.

Ozark Community Archery Range: 

The range is now open to the public - for a full description of the Archery Range and it's rules, please refer to the Ozark Community Archery Range link.