• Day Rate$75.00
  • Half-Day Rate$50.00
  • Under Twelve RateNo Charge
  • Youth (13-17) Day Rate$75.00
  • Youth (13-17) Half-Day Rate$50.00

  • There is a 2 adult minimum to fish this site.

    No 1/2 day reservations unless you book an entire day. (Ex. Book all day Saturday and half-day Sunday)

    24-hour advanced notice is required to fish this site.

    No youth rates available at this site.

    DO NOT use your gas motor. Trolling Motors Only.

    Before you fish, you must sign the fishing agreement in the Beretta Room (open at 8:00 AM) or at the front desk if you arrive before 8:00 AM. Take your reservation number with you when you check in. Fishing allowed at Mallard Lake (80 acres) only.

    Due to TABC rules, as this is a resort property, PWF members are not allowed to bring alcohol of any kind on the Rough Creek premises.

    48 hour notice is required to lodge at this site. When you leave, please take all trash accumulated during your stay with you.

    Lodging check-in & check-out times are as follows,
    Check-in: 3:00 P.M. & Check-out 12:00 P.M. (Noon)

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Glen Rose - Rough Creek Lodge

Rough Creek Lodge is the premier facility for business executives or leisure travelers. The resort sits on 11,000 beautiful acres with 39 guest rooms and suites that offer the finest accommodations and amenities including a restaurant.

If you are just looking to fish for the day, Mallard Lake is about 80 acres and full of fish. Quantity and quality should be expected. There is a two person minimum to fish this site.

You may launch large fiberglass boats and bank fishing is good. You must check in at the Beretta room or front desk before fishing.



General Availability :
Year Round. Availability occasionally limited due to Rough Creek Lodge events.
Lake Size :
Greater than 60 acres
Bank Fishing :
Bank fishing is available.
Tent Camping :
Tent camping is not available.
Boat Availability :
No boat is currently available at this property.
Boat Launch :
Small boats/trailers easily launched from bank.

Location Map


App. 12 miles west of Glen Rose. App. 1 1/2 hours (90 miles) Southwest of downtown Dallas. App. 1 hour (65 miles) Southwest of downtown Fort Worth.


Drive past the lake to the lodge and check in at either the Beretta Room (south side of the parking lot) or check in at the front desk. You will sign in and then be directed to the launch area.